Analysis of Yq microdeletions in infertile males by PCR and DNA hybridization techniques

Grimaldi, P; Grimaldi, Paola; Scarponi, C; Scarponi, Claudia; Rossi, P; Rossi, Pellegrino; March, MR; March, Massimiliano Rocchietti; Fabbri, A; Fabbri, Andrea; Isidori, A; Isidori, Aldo; Spera, G; Spera, Giovanni; Krausz, C; Krausz, Csilla; Geremia, R; Geremia, Raffaele
December 1998
MHR: Basic Science of Reproductive Medicine;Dec98, Vol. 4 Issue 12, p1116
Academic Journal
Studies men with idiopathic azoospermia and severe oligozoospermia, cytogenically normal, for the presence of microdeletions on Yq chromosome. Defects in spermatogenesis in association with deletions of different portions of Y chromosome long arm (Yq); Use of polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and Southern blotting techniques to analyze loci on Yq; Deletions in association with defects in spermatogenesis.


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