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Table 2 Comparison of the technical parameters of three commercially available time-lapse systems

From: Embryo selection: the role of time-lapse monitoring

  Embryoscope Primo vision EEVA
Illumination Bright field, low intensity red LED Bright field, low intensity green LED Dark field
Microscope/incubator Incubator with integrated time-lapse system Microscope that can be placed in standard incubators Microscope that can be placed in standard incubators
Culture dish Embryoslide 9-16 well Primo vision embryo culture dish EEVA dish
Embryo culture Single culture Group culture Group culture
Planes of view 7 focal planes 11 focal planes Single plain
Max.# of embryos monitored 72 96 Depends on the dish
Other Comes with software Comes with software Automated, software scores blastocyst formation potential