Frozen Embryos Stored As Powder?

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(KTVI) - There is some amazing new technology on the horizon for women wanting to freeze their eggs for future pregnancies.

Currently, frozen eggs have to be stored in liquid nitrogen at medical facilities, and can die if they defrost during a power outage. Now there's a new technique that may be turning those eggs into powder.

Dr. Elan Simckes from the Fertility Partnership explains.