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Title The genetics of male infertility / edited by Douglas T. Carrell
Published Totowa, N.J. : Humana Press, ©2007
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 337 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents The genetics of male infertility in the era of genomics: tools for progress / Douglas T. Carrell -- The use of cDNA libraries to demonstrate a linkage between transcription and translation in male germ cells / Norman B. Hecht -- Considerations when using array technologies for male factor assessment / Adrian E Platts, David J. Dix, and Stephen A. Krawetz -- Microarray analysis of a large number of single-nucleotide polymorphisms in individual human spermatozoa / Honghua Li [and others] -- Physiological and proteomic approaches to understand human sperm function: prefertilization events / Sarah J. Conner -- Genetics of idiopathic male infertility: the power of a cross-species approach / Angshumoy Roy, Yi-Nan Lin, and Martin M. Matzuk -- The immunocytogenetics of human male meiosis: a progress report / Daniel Topping, Petrice Brown, and Terry Hassold -- The clinical relevance of sperm aneuploidy / Renee H. Martin -- DNA repair genes and genomic instability in severe male factor infertility / Francesca K.E. Gordon and Dolores J. Lamb -- Germ cell-specific genes and posttranscriptional regulation in the testis / Mark S. Fox and Renee A. Reijo Pera -- The genetics of cryptorchidism / Alexander I. Agoulnik and Shu Feng -- The chromatoid body and microRNA pathways in male germ cells / Martti Parvinen [and others] -- Sperm maturation in the epididymis: role of segment-specific microenvironments / Gail A. Cornwall and Hans H. von Horsten
The structure of the Y chromosome in infertility / Leslie Ayensu-Coker, Collin Bishop, and Jan Rohozinski -- Y chromosome microdeletions and haplotypes / Ken McElreavey [and others] -- The genetics of male infertility: from bench to clinic / David M. de Kretser [and others] -- The future of the diagnosis of male (in)fertility / Christopher De Jonge -- Polymorphisms and male infertility / Csilla Krausz -- The genetics of abnormal protamine expression / Vincent W. Aoki and Douglas T. Carrell -- Chromatin damage and male infertility / Denny Sakkas, Davide Bizzaro, and Gian C. Manicardi -- Clinical evaluation of the genetics of male infertility / Peter N. Schlegel
Summary Intended as a review of our understanding of genetic causes of male infertility, a guide to evidence-based clinical applications, and a preview of future possibilities
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
In Springer e-books
Subject Infertility, Male -- Genetic aspects -- Congresses
Spermatogenesis -- Genetic aspects -- Congresses
Genetics -- Technique.
Infertility, Male -- genetics
Genetic Techniques
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Infertility.
Spermatogenesis -- Genetic aspects.
Infertility, Male -- genetics.
Genetic Techniques.
Infertility, Male -- Genetic aspects.
Sciences de la vie.
Genetics -- Technique.
Spermatogenesis -- Genetic aspects.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Actes de congrès.
Form Electronic book
Author Carrell, Douglas T
LC no. 2006015411
ISBN 1588298639