USA fertility patients, who are looking for frozen donor eggs or sperm from abroad may select them in Ukraine through First Egg Bank. First Egg Bank is ukrainian egg bank that belongs to the human cell and tissue establishments of FDA, which are allowed to import human reproductive cells (oocyte, sperm, embryos) to USA.
Cooperation with USA clinic Lane Fertility Institute
On the USA market First Egg Bank officially works with Lane Fertility Institute , which is represented by Dr. Lane.
FEB activity was approved by Dr. Lane during her visit to our laboratory. Dr. Lane confirmed that our laboratory meets USA standards. Due to this approval, US patients can freely order eggs, sperm and embryos of First Egg Bank.
FDA Licensed Egg Donor Bank
Egg Donor Screening And Testing
- Age of our egg donors correspond to ASRM requirements: young women between 18 and 30 years old.
- Proven fertility – all donors have at least one healthy child
- No bad habits
According to ASRM requirements we test egg donors for ( Infectious Disease Testing):
- HIV 1, 2 & 0
- Hepatitis B
- Hepatitis C
Egg donor Genetic testing:
- Cystic Fibrosis
- Fragile X
Also First Egg Bank sends donor’s blood samples to USA lab that conducts FDA testing. That’s mean that donors are screened in a proper way several timed in order to provide clinics, labs and individual patients with the highest quality biomaterial.
Frozen donor oocytes Costs. Prices for USA market
Prices on frozen donor eggs from Europe are much lower than at most USA egg banks (6 ovas from First Egg bank cost 10650$, the price for the same eggs quantity at USA banks is 15 000 $).
- Price of 1 extra egg – 1175$.
- Shipment to any location in USA – 1000$.
First Egg Bank proposes this packages to our patients:
Egg Donor packages:
- Package 1 - 6 oocytes (+ extra eggs). Recommended to patients who want to receive minimum 1 blastocyst for transfer.
- Package 2 - 8 oocytes (+ extra eggs). Recommended to patients who want to receive minimum 3 blastocysts for transfer.
- Package 3 - 12+ oocytes. Recommended to patients who want to receive enough quantity of blastocysts for PGS\PGD.
Embryo packages (starts from 17200$)
- Package 1 - minimum 2 frozen blastocysts
- Package 2 - minimum 3 frozen blastocysts.
- Package 3 - minimum 2 frozen healthy blastocysts ready for FET already with PGS/PGD done.
How American clinic or individual patient can receive oocytes from First Egg Bank?
Being registered in FDA, First Egg Bank is able to provide clinics as well as individual patients with best quality oocytes. The algorithm of work is rather simple: we do it just in 4 steps.
- Step 1: Donor selection. Register in our online catalogue, where you can find donor which meets your criteria due to the simple system of donor selection.
- Step 2: Contract signing and Payment. Having chosen the donor, you sign a contract with First Egg Bank and receive an invoice due for payment.
- Step 3: FDA lab approval. First Egg Bank sends donor’s blood samples to FDA certified lab and receive an approval for importing donor biomaterial to USA.
- Step 4: Delivery. The professional courier service of First Egg Bank conducts the delivery to your clinic.
Transporting to USA
First Egg Bank Courier Service provides safe shipping of frozen donor eggs (oocytes), sperm or embryos from Ukraine to USA. Transportation takes place in a special cryoshipper equipped with temperature data logger and is performed under the constant care of our courier during its way to the final destination. You can be sure that donor reproductive cells will arrive at your clinic safely. The price for frozen reproductive cells transportation is 1000 $.