A quick primer in genetics The human genome is the complete set of instructions for building a human. It is made up of 23 pair of chromosomes which each have somewhere between 500 – 5,000 [...]
Diagnosing Y Chromosome Microdeletions: One man's experience In preparation for this piece, I reviewed my fertility medical records for the first time in eight months. Seeing them brought back some bad memories but unlike the [...]
C. Foresta, E. Moro, and A. Ferlin. "Y Chromosome Microdeletions and Alterations of Spermatogenesis". Endocrine Reviews (2001) 22 (2): 226. Abstract: Three different spermatogenesis loci have been mapped on the Y chromosome and named “azoospermia factors” [...]
Y chromosome microdeletion screening in infertile men in France: a survey of French practice based on 88 IVF centres.
Aknin-Seifer IE, Lejeune H, Touraine RL, Levy R; Societe d'Andrologie de Langue Francaise. Y chromosome microdeletion screening in infertile men in France: a survey of French practice based on 88 IVF centres. Hum Reprod. 2004 Apr;19(4):788-93. Epub [...]