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Human Fertility

Methods and Protocols

  • Examines a wide range of fields intersecting with human fertility

  • Contains step-by-step, readily reproducible laboratory protocols

  • Features expert tips on troubleshooting and avoiding pitfalls

  • Includes supplementary material: sn.pub/extras

Part of the book series: Methods in Molecular Biology (MIMB, volume 1154)

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Table of contents (27 protocols)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi
  2. Overview

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
    2. Genetics of Male Fertility

      • Yi-Nan Lin, Martin M. Matzuk
      Pages 25-37
    3. Gene Polymorphisms in Female Reproduction

      • Livio Casarini, Manuela Simoni
      Pages 75-90
    4. Understanding the Spermatozoon

      • Queenie V. Neri, Jennifer Hu, Zev Rosenwaks, Gianpiero D. Palermo
      Pages 91-119
    5. Derivation of Human Embryonic Stem Cells (hESC)

      • Nikica Zaninovic, Qiansheng Zhan, Zev Rosenwaks
      Pages 121-144
    6. The Endocrinology of the Menstrual Cycle

      • Robert L. Barbieri
      Pages 145-169
    7. Assisted Reproductive Techniques

      • Jack Yu Jen Huang, Zev Rosenwaks
      Pages 171-231
    8. Novel Markers of Male Infertility

      • Michael Funaro, Darius A. Paduch
      Pages 233-250
    9. Luteal Phase Support in ART Treatments

      • Yuval Or, Edi Vaisbuch, Zeev Shoham
      Pages 251-260
    10. General Principles of Cryopreservation

      • Roger G. Gosden
      Pages 261-268
  3. Methodology

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 269-269
    2. GnRH Antagonist-Based Protocols for In Vitro Fertilization

      • David Reichman, Zev Rosenwaks
      Pages 289-304
    3. Ovarian Stimulation for IVF: Mild Approaches

      • O. Hamdine, F. J. Broekmans, B. C. J. M. Fauser
      Pages 305-328
    4. Oocyte Retrieval and Quality Evaluation

      • Lucinda Veeck Gosden
      Pages 343-360
    5. Sperm Retrieval and Quality Evaluation

      • Peter J. Stahl, Peter N. Schlegel, Marc Goldstein
      Pages 361-384

About this book

Human Fertility: Methods and Protocols is intended for all practitioners of reproductive medicine and ART, as well as for embryologists and reproductive, developmental, cell, and molecular biologists, and others in the biomedical sciences. The volume presents straight-forward manner best practice approaches for overcoming a host of fertility challenges.  Written in the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology series format, chapters include introductions to their respective topics, lists of the necessary materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible laboratory protocols, and tips on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls.

 

 

Authoritative and cutting-edge, Human Fertility: Methods and Protocols aids scientists in continuing to study assisted reproductive technologies.

Keywords

  • ART
  • Ovarian tissue cryopreservation
  • assisted reproductive technologies
  • embryo cryopreservation
  • female infertility
  • female reproduction
  • fertility
  • human reproduction
  • male infertility
  • male reproduction
  • menstrual cycle physiology
  • oocyte and sperm retrieval
  • reproductive medicine
  • spermatozoal function

Editors and Affiliations

  • The Ronald O. Perelman and Claudia Cohen Center for Reproductive Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, USA

    Zev Rosenwaks

  • Dept. Developmental & Regenerative Biology, Ichan School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, USA

    Paul M. Wassarman

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: Human Fertility

  • Book Subtitle: Methods and Protocols

  • Editors: Zev Rosenwaks, Paul M. Wassarman

  • Series Title: Methods in Molecular Biology

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-0659-8

  • Publisher: Humana New York, NY

  • eBook Packages: Springer Protocols

  • Copyright Information: Springer Science+Business Media New York 2014

  • Hardcover ISBN: 978-1-4939-0658-1

  • Softcover ISBN: 978-1-4939-4117-9

  • eBook ISBN: 978-1-4939-0659-8

  • Series ISSN: 1064-3745

  • Series E-ISSN: 1940-6029

  • Edition Number: 1

  • Number of Pages: XI, 584

  • Number of Illustrations: 28 b/w illustrations, 87 illustrations in colour

  • Topics: Cell Biology, Embryology, Developmental Biology and Stem Cells

Buying options

eBook USD 129.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-1-4939-0659-8
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 169.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book USD 279.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)