THE WORLD’S FIRST IVF VIRTUAL REALITY (VR) SOFTWARE FOR ICSI & EMBRYO BIOPSY TECHNICAL TRAINING
Virtual ICSI training simulator for professionals, universities, clinics, and other organisations.
Unexplained infertility has become a well-known phenomenon in our lives, making IVF one of the most blooming fields of modern medicine.
Since assisted reproductive technologies are constantly improving, the demand is quickly growing for ICSI-related medical interventions and medical experts.
But how can the market overcome the challenge of this ever growing need for trained professionals?
THE USER INTERFACE
IVF VR gives you a life-like simulation environment dedicated to a thorough IVF training process.
Learning mode with hints, practice mode without them
Instant feedback on mistakes
Real microscope’s controller functions mirrored to keyboard and VR controller
Step by step procedure fully reflecting the real-life scenario
THE VIRTUAL LAB
The training takes place in an identical digital version of a real IVF lab equipped with all the necessary devices.
- Authentic 3-dimensional laboratory
- Detailed IVF microscope on the table
- Enlarged 3D microscope to learn its parts
- External control monitor just like in a real lab
- Control buttons to start the training
Align the needles to set up the working area
Select a drop that contains sperms only one of the elongated drops
Select a proper sperm and capture it appropriately
Select a drop to perform the bending of the tail without disturbance
Release the selected sperm and slow it down if necessary
Start bending its tail after rotating it into the right direction
Aspirate the sperm for fertilisation – apply the right amount of force
Penetrate a drop to find a proper egg it has a different shape
Select and capture the egg avoid the defect ones
Rotate the egg set the polar body in the right direction
Penetrate the membrane of the egg in the appropriate depth
Aspirate the cytoplasm until the sperm gets into the appropriate position
Withdraw the ICSI needle while injecting the cytoplasm back into the egg
Release the egg push it away from the holding needle
Align the needles to set up the biopsy procedure
Separate the cell from the embryo as a perfect ending
Any number of practice sessions
Unlimited eggs and sperms to practice on
Each practice session is different
Egg and sperm number, size, orientation, and movement are random for each session
Defect sperms (30) and eggs (15) included
Learn to move/rotate the sucking and biopsy needle
Instructions for each step
Wide range of useful feedbacks (alerts) when doing something wrong
Manipulators are operated with a VR controller or keyboard
Switching between rotation and movement as well as big and small movements for both needles
Easily accessible movement and suction control with
Clean dashboard for controller feedback
Full support from a licensed British Embryologist
Full access to a real IVF lab at The IVF Company’s training centre in Dubai
WHAT IS IVF VR?
IVF VR is a virtual training simulator software which that takes ICSI-related professional training to the next level.
WEB browser app
IVF VR offers a modern e-learning solution, while overcoming the following:
- Limited access to professional lab equipment
- High cost of trainer’s time
- Scarce availability of eggs / sperms
- Low chance to experience deformed specimen
- Limited availability of lab time for practice
- Training restrictions on human samples
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How can I subscribe and get the VR app?
You can subscribe to it by clicking the subscription button on our website. After clicking the subscription button on our website, you will be transferred to Billsby, where you will need to fill in the subscription form, also entering an email address and a password.
After that, you will be transferred to a secured platform, where you will need to enter your bank card data. We’re using Stripe, one of the most popular payment solutions, so your data is protected. We won’t even see it.
After making the payment, you will receive an invoice, and your account will be created.
Thus, when you download the app, you can log in with the same email and password that you entered in the subscription form.
You can contact us via the contact section on our website.
Whom can I contact if I encounter any problems?
You can contact us via the contact section on our website.
Where can I turn to if I encounter any scientific questions about the procedures or the technique itself?
Our partner, The IVF Company and its scientific department will answer all your questions and supervisor your training and assess your progress. They are the official partner of The University of Kent in the UK. They run ICSI, IVF and Embryo biopsy and genetics practical courses from a beginner level to an advanced level.
All these courses are designed & certified by The University of Kent, so they are here to help you and support you in your training journey. Pls get in touch on: [email protected]
Can I go to an IVF training centre for actual practice on ICSI & Embryo Biopsy using animal gametes after I finish my VR training?
Of course, you can. The IVF Company branch in Dubai has a licensed training IVF centre with the latest cut edge IVF equipment, and they offer ICSI and Embryo biopsy practical training sessions. They operate all year round and offer training packages with a holiday in Dubai simultaneously. Students can enjoy their practical training sessions, and at the same time, they are enjoying the sun and the shopping in Dubai and what the city can offer!
The simulator can be used for various purposes
ICSI, Embryo Biopsy & IVF courses designed and certified by the University of Kent, UK
In lessons with trainer support
Individual lab practice
Individual home practice
Pre-session at the IVF Training Centre in London
ADVANCED EMULATION FOR REAL-LIFE SUCCESS
HOW TO GET IVF Company?
IVF Company is available as a Virtual Reality (VR) application running on Oculus Quest I and II — and also as an easy-to-access web solution running on your laptop using your internet browser. If you don’t have an Oculus Quest yet, start with the browser version.
VR headset – OCULUS Quest
Runs on Oculus Quest I and II
Fully immersive experience without distractions
Real-size microscope and laboratory
Laptop / PC
Needles are operated with a keyboard
Runs in Safari, Chrome, and Edge
Internet access is required
Practice the whole process yourself
Whether the browser- or the Virtual Reality-based version is used, IVF VR user interface and easy-to-handle control buttons perfectly mirror the functionalities of a real IVF microscope.
Trainees will receive continuous, real-time feedback on any mistakes, the needle settings are always visible, and the current step of the process and the next action to performed can also be followed on the screen.
Monthly / annual subscriptions
Package deal with on-site installation, training, and support hotline included
VR headsets can be bought from a 3ʳᵈ party or received with IVF VR already installed
Trainees can subscribe to IVF VR
USD 40 / month
Runs on the subscriber’s own device