FMR1 genotype with autoimmunity-associated polycystic ovary-like phenotype and decreased pregnancy chance.

This study identified a het-norm/low FMR1 sub-genotype that correlates with autoimmune PCOS and much lower IVF pregnancy rates.

Norbert Gleicher, MD, leads CHR’s clinical and research efforts as Medical Director and Chief Scientist. A world-renowned reproductive endocrinologist, Dr. Gleicher has published hundreds of peer-reviewed papers and lectured globally while keeping an active clinical career focused on ovarian aging, immunological issues and other difficult cases of infertility.

Citation Page #: 10.1371
Journal: PLoS One
Author Publication: Gleicher N, Weghofer A, Lee IH, Barad DH.
Publication Link: http://dx.plos.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0015303
Date: 2010