Cytogenetics of infertility
Part 1. Genetics
Short Specialist Review
Published Online: 15 APR 2005
Copyright © 2005 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Encyclopedia of Genetics, Genomics, Proteomics and Bioinformatics
How to Cite
Oliver-Bonet, M. and Martin, R. H. 2005. Cytogenetics of infertility. Encyclopedia of Genetics, Genomics, Proteomics and Bioinformatics. 1:1.2:20.
- Published Online: 15 APR 2005
Chromosome abnormalities, either numerical or structural, are remarkably common in humans. Many of these abnormalities are associated with infertility, pregnancy loss, and the birth of handicapped offspring. Cytogenetic approaches have been utilized in order to obtain information about the mechanisms that regulate human fertility.
- chromosome abnormalities;
- cytogenetic analyses;