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Effect of Treating Induced Mitochondrial Damage on Embryonic Development and Epigenesis
Abstract Germinal vesicle transplantation (GVT) has been proposed as a possible treatment to correct age-related oocyte aneuploidy caused by dysfunctional ooplasm. How healthy ooplasm regulatesExpand
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Androgen receptor CAG polymorphism (Xq11-12) status and human spermatogenesis: a prospective analysis of infertile males and their offspring conceived by intracytoplasmic sperm injection.
We determined the association of androgen receptor (AR) (CAG)n lengths among fertile and infertile males and offspring conceived by intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI). Assessment of (CAG)nExpand
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Classification of factors involved in nonreportable results of noninvasive prenatal testing (NIPT) and prediction of success rate of second NIPT
To evaluate the reasons for nonreportable cell‐free DNA (cfDNA) results in noninvasive prenatal testing (NIPT), we retrospectively studied maternal characteristics and other details associated withExpand
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Y chromosome assessment and its implications for the development of ICSI children.
The aetiology of compromised spermatogenesis is often genetic in nature. There are only a few reports of father/son cohorts that have been evaluated to assess heritability of mutations associatedExpand
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Serum amyloid A activates nuclear factor-kappaB in rheumatoid synovial fibroblasts through binding to receptor of advanced glycation end-products.
OBJECTIVE Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic, symmetric polyarticular joint disease and serum amyloid A (SAA) is an acute-phase protein that is upregulated during the course of RA. WeExpand
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Intracytoplasmic sperm injection. Accomplishments and qualms.
AIM Intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) is now the preferred technique for treatment of male factor infertility and many children have been born worldwide. However, concerns about the risk ofExpand
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Thyroid Dysfunction in Neonates Born to Mothers Who Have Undergone Hysterosalpingography Involving an Oil-Soluble Iodinated Contrast Medium
Background/Aims: Patients developing neonatal thyroid dysfunction following maternal hysterosalpingography (HSG) involving the use of oil-soluble iodinated contrast medium (ethiodized oil) have beenExpand
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Urinary excretion of the vitronectin receptor (integrin alpha V beta 3) in patients with Fabry disease.
A renal disorder is one of the important manifestations of Fabry disease, but the details of the pathogenesis have not been clarified yet. We examined the possibility that the vitronectin receptorExpand
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Annual report of Reproductive Endocrinology Committee, Japan Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2019
The Japan Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology Reproductive Endocrinology Committee summarizes the activities of each subcommittee below from April 2017 to March 2019. Current important issuesExpand
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Lead exposure among 3-year-old children and their mothers living in a pottery-producing area
SummaryThe present study's aim was to compare the levels of lead exposure between 3-year-old children and their mothers in a pottery-producing area, and to assess the levels of lead exposure forExpand
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