Male Infertility and the Future of In  Vitro Fertilization.

Male Infertility and the Future of In Vitro Fertilization. Urol Clin North Am. 2020 May;47(2):257-270 Authors: Hanson BM, Kaser DJ, Franasiak JM Abstract The male contribution to infertility has traditionally been overlooked, or at best oversimplified. In recent years efforts have been made to optimize diagnostic and therapeutic techniques to maximize fertility outcomes. A renewed focus on the male partner has resulted in an increased understanding of both genetic and epigenetic changes within the male germline. Furthermore, single-nucleotide polymorphisms, copy-number variants, DNA damage, sperm cryopreservation, obesity, and paternal age have recently been recognized as important factors that play a role in male fertility. Developing a deeper knowledge of these issues could potentially lead to improved success with assisted reproductive technology. PMID: 32272997 [PubMed - in process]
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