Transcervical Polymer RISUG
Alternative Name: RISUG in the Fallopian Tube
Description: A transcervical contraceptive made from a polymer compound for its ability to incapacitate both sperm and egg. It is a variation of reversible inhibition of sperm under guidance (RISUG) in the fallopian tubes.
Delivery Method: Fallopian Tube
Duration Type: Permanent, Long-acting
Duration: Either permanent or reversible
Multipurpose Preventive Technology (MPT): No
Project Phase: Discovery and Early Development
Development Stage: Prototype Development
Active Development: Unknown
- This product received a $100,000 Grand Challenges Exploration grant in 2010.