TITLE

MACS Improves IUI Outcome for Patients with Unexplained Infertility

PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Fertility Weekly;6/14/2010, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the use of magnetic-activated cell sorting (MACS) which reduces the level of apoptopic markers in sperm and results in better fertilization rates for couples with unexplained infertility (UI) in a research in Taiwan. It states that MACS used for sperm preparation reduces spermatozoa with apoptopic markers, improving the acrosome reaction in couples with UI. It notes that spermatozoa prepared using MACS are showing a reduces level of apoptopic markers.
ACCESSION #
52525357

 

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