The efficiency of conventional microscopic selection is comparable to the hyaluronic acid binding method in selecting spermatozoa for male infertility patients

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Huang, Meng-Ting; Kuo-Kuang Lee, Robert; Lu, Chung-Hao; Chen, Ying-Jie; Li, Sheng-Hsiang; Hwu, Yuh-Ming;
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Journal: Taiwanese Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, volume 54, issue 1, pages 48-53 (issn: 1028-4559)
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  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.tjog.2014.11.006
  • Subject: RG1-991 | sperm DNA integrity | sperm selection | Obstetrics and Gynaecology | Gynecology and obstetrics | hyaluronic acid selection | acridine orange fluorescence test | PVP-ICSI
    mesheuropmc: endocrine system | reproductive and urinary physiology | urogenital system

Objective: To evaluate if hyaluronic acid (HA)-bound spermatozoa surpassed conventional microscopy-selected spermatozoa in the status of sperm DNA integrity by acridine orange (AO) fluorescence staining. Materials and methods: Spermatozoa obtained from couples with i... View more
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