Alfonso P Del Valle

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A previous review of 22 studies from eight countries, conducted between 1980 and 2003, concluded that semen donors who are older, married or are fathers are less likely to be financially motivated. Despite the Assisted Human Reproduction Act coming into force in 2004, no data originating from Canada have been published on this topic. The objective of this(More)
PURPOSE OF REVIEW This review summarized the clinical breakthroughs in the human oocyte cryopreservation field in the past 2 years and gave special emphasis on the role of vitrification method. Human oocyte cryopreservation is an attractive strategy to preserve female fertility, as it offers more opportunities to the future destination of the female gametes(More)
Men diagnosed with malignancy are often referred for semen banking to preserve their fertility prior to cancer treatment. The chances of cancer patients for achieving future fecundity will be determined by the sperm quality including the integrity of the genomic material in the frozen samples. The objectives of this study were to compare the sperm quality(More)
A man's semen parameters may vary considerably from one specimen to the next, partly due to variability in the conditions under which the specimens are produced. In the present study, the relationship between the duration of preejaculatory sexual arousal and the quality of semen produced by masturbation was investigated. Twenty-five regular semen donors(More)
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