Zhejiang Medical Key Discipline Supporting Discipline Construction Team (Reproductive Endocrinology)
Team Leader: Professor Zhu Yi-min
Reproductive Endocrinology Construction Team consists of 4 foreign guest professors, 7 doctoral supervisors, 11 master supervisors, and 5 medical, teaching and research faculties with senior titles. The team has been committed to the clinical diagnosis and treatment of reproductive endocrinology and reproductive disorders for a long time, and has established a series of complete technologies in the improvement of gamete and embryo cryopreservation and resuscitation, promotion of the preservation of fertility, and development of the preimplantation genetic testing. In terms of preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD), we have established a systematic and multi-level PGD technology platform from chromosome number and structure distortion to gene mutation detection. We have set 5 specialized outpatient clinics for patients with fallopian tube related diseases, polycystic ovary syndrome, diminished ovarian reserve and reproductive immunological diseases, providing more standardized and individualized treatments and managements.
The team has established long-term cooperation with Harvard University and University of British Columbia on clinical and academic exchanges, and also has made closely communications on research programs with them. Over the past three years, the team members have hosted 2 national key R&D programs and 1 national key R&D sub-program, undertaken 4 national key R&D programs as key principal investigators, hosted 17 programs of National Natural Science Foundation, and published more than 20 SCI papers. We have 2 programs that won the Second Prize of the State Scientific and Technological Progress Award, 2 programs won that the First Prize of Zhejiang Scientific and Technological Progress Award and 1 program that won the Second Prize of Zhejiang Scientific and Technological Progress Award, 4 programs that won the First Prize of National Women and Children’s Health Science and Technology Award. In addition, we also participate in drafting and developing 5 national consensus and guidelines.