Utilizing FMR1 gene mutations as predictors of treatment success in human in vitro fertilization.

In this study, low FMR1 alleles lowered IVF pregnancy rates by reducing egg and embryo quality.

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 #: 9(7): e102274.
Journal: PLoS ONE
Author Publication: Kushnir VA, Yu Y, Barad DH, Weghofer A, Himaya E, Lee H-J, Wu Y-G, Shohat-Tal A, Lazzaroni-Tealdi E, Gleicher N.
Publication Link: http://dx.plos.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0102274
Date: 2014