Laura Rienzi studied at Rome and Padua Universities, obtaining a biological’s degree magna cum laude and a Master’s degree in Reproductive Medicine. Since 2020 she is Scientific Director of GeneraLife an International Reproductive Medicine network. She is currently Adjunct Professor of Biotechnology in Assisted Reproduction at the Faculty of Biology at the University of Urbino, in Italy. In 2008, she has founded the GENERA centers for Reproductive Medicine in Italy where she held a Laboratory Director position in 4 IVF centers. She is Author and co-author of about 200 articles, reviews and book chapters (Scopus H-Index 50). Her current areas of interest include in vitro fertilization, ICSI, studies of human gamete, zygote and embryo morphology in relation to their developmental ability, and chromosomal constitution (PGD, PGS), as well as the cryopreservation of embryos and oocytes.