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Male Infertility

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See also Female Infertility

A lot of studies on the topic do not use standard SNP codes, let alone DNA microarrays, and tend to refer to protein substitutions directly. This makes matching them to SNP results challenging. In general interest seems to be at least in PRM1, PRM2, KIT and KITLG proteins.


[PMID 23079002] PRM1 variant rs35576928 (Arg>Ser) is associated with defective spermatogenesis in the Chinese Han population

[PMID 22197933]

  • each copy of a C at rs955988 (equivalent to rs12097821 in the study) was associated with 1.25 times higher odds of non-obstructive azoospermia
  • each copy of a T at rs10910078 (equivalent to rs2477686 in the study) was associated with about 1.4 times higher odds of non-obstructive azoospermia
  • rs10842262 associated with non-obstructive azoospermia