Latest FNA Mapping Stories

2013-01-03 18:08:26

Pioneering research presented at the Fertility 2013 conference today (Thursday 3 January 2013) shows that a large proportion of male cancer patients are missing out on appropriate fertility advice.

New Gene Discovery Could Lead To Non-Hormonal Contraceptive For Men
2012-05-25 09:27:07

Male contraception may be a possibility thanks in part to a discovery of a new key reproductive gene critical for production of healthy sperm, suggests Scottish scientists credited with the discovery.

2012-05-25 05:33:08

A new type of male contraceptive could be created thanks to the discovery of a key gene essential for sperm development. This could lead to alternatives to the conventional male contraceptives which rely on the production of hormones, such as testerone.

2011-03-03 12:26:01

A new study published in the International Journal of Andrology reveals that semen quality has significantly deteriorated during the last ten years in Finland, a country that previously was a region with high sperm counts.

2010-10-26 00:01:43

Researchers Lay Groundwork for Creation of Artificial Human Testicle Researchers have now found a way to propagate primary human Sertoli cells in the laboratory -- the first step, say investigators, to developing an artificial human testicle for reproductive research.

2010-09-30 19:55:44

One in seven couples worldwide has difficulty conceiving a child, and male infertility is thought to account for nearly half of those cases.

2010-03-01 08:13:31

Office-based, surgeon-performed, ultrasound-guided, fine needle aspiration (FNA) of head and neck lesions yields a statistically significant higher diagnostic rate compared to the standard palpation technique.

2010-02-24 09:45:26

Women who become pregnant with a single fetus after in vitro fertilization (IVF) or intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) have an increased risk of a stillbirth, according to new research out today (Wednesday).

2009-12-03 13:58:50

It has been thought that men with non-obstructive azoospermia (NOA), a lack of sperm in the semen not caused by an obstruction within the reproductive system, are poor candidates for IVF.

2009-07-08 09:17:48

British scientists say they have created human sperm in a laboratory, which they said could help men with fertility problems father a child. Other experts, however, say they aren't convinced the team of scientists from Newcastle University and the NorthEast England Stem Cell Institute created fully developed sperm, the BBC reported Wednesday. Within 10 years, the team said, its technique could be used to allow infertile couples to have children, The Daily Telegraph reported. It could be...

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