Robert D Oates
Affiliation: Boston University School of Medicine
- The natural history of endocrine function and spermatogenesis in Klinefelter syndrome: what the data showRobert D Oates
School of Medicine, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Fertil Steril 98:266-73. 2012....
- Evaluation of the azoospermic maleRobert Oates
Boston University School of Medicine, MA 02118, USA
Asian J Androl 14:82-7. 2012..It is only with this information that a therapeutic plan can be made for the patient. As will be discussed, a targeted approach to testing is far more satisfying and cost-effective than a blind, shotgun approach...
- Clinical characterization of 42 oligospermic or azoospermic men with microdeletion of the AZFc region of the Y chromosome, and of 18 children conceived via ICSIRobert D Oates
Department of Urology, Boston University School of Medicine, 720 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Hum Reprod 17:2813-24. 2002..In this study, we have fully characterized 42 infertile men with a Y chromosome microdeletion strictly confined to the AZFc region, and we report on 18 children conceived through the use of ICSI...
- Clinical evaluation of the infertile male with respect to genetic etiologiesRobert D Oates
Department of Urology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Syst Biol Reprod Med 57:72-7. 2011....
- The genetic basis of male reproductive failureRobert D Oates
Department of Urology, Boston University School of Medicine, 720 Harrison Avenue, Suite 606, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Urol Clin North Am 35:257-70, ix. 2008..The author concentrates on some of the known causes of nonobstructive azoospermia and obstructive azoospermia with a well-established genetic cause such as congenital bilateral absence of the vas deferens...
- Clinical and diagnostic features of patients with suspected Klinefelter syndromeRobert D Oates
Boston University School of Medicine Department of Urology Boston, Massachusetts, USA
J Androl 24:49-50. 2003
- A family of human Y chromosomes has dispersed throughout northern Eurasia despite a 1.8-Mb deletion in the azoospermia factor c regionSjoerd Repping
Center for Reproductive Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Genomics 83:1046-52. 2004..Our present findings suggest either that the b2/b3 deletion has at most a modest effect on fitness or that, within branch N, its effect has been counterbalanced by another genetic, possibly Y-linked, factor...
- Are sequence family variants useful for identifying deletions in the human Y chromosome?Sjoerd Repping
Am J Hum Genet 75:514-7; author reply 517-9. 2004
- Polymorphism for a 1.6-Mb deletion of the human Y chromosome persists through balance between recurrent mutation and haploid selectionSjoerd Repping
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Whitehead Institute and Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142, USA
Nat Genet 35:247-51. 2003....
- Recombination between palindromes P5 and P1 on the human Y chromosome causes massive deletions and spermatogenic failureSjoerd Repping
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Whitehead Institute, and Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge 02142, USA
Am J Hum Genet 71:906-22. 2002..The restriction of the associated phenotype to spermatogenic failure indicates the remarkable functional specialization of the affected regions of the Y chromosome...