Endometriosis may be associated with mitochondrial dysfunction in cumulus cells from subjects undergoing in vitro fertilization-intracytoplasmic sperm injection, as reflected by decreased adenosine triphosphate production.

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OBJECTIVE To determine whether endometriosis is associated with mitochondrial dysfunction in cumulus (granulosa [GC]) cells of subjects undergoing IVF-intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI). DESIGN Prospective cohort study. SETTING An IVF clinic in a tertiary academic care center. PATIENT(S) Eleven women with endometriosis and 39 controls… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2014.11.002

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@article{Hsu2015EndometriosisMB, title={Endometriosis may be associated with mitochondrial dysfunction in cumulus cells from subjects undergoing in vitro fertilization-intracytoplasmic sperm injection, as reflected by decreased adenosine triphosphate production.}, author={Albert L. Hsu and Paige M Townsend and Sergio Carlos Oehninger and Frank J. Castora}, journal={Fertility and sterility}, year={2015}, volume={103 2}, pages={347-52.e1} }