Entries from June 2010

BRCA-1 Mutations=Infertility?

June 3rd, 2010 · No Comments

Interesting news from New York Medical College suggests women who are BRCA-1 positive are more likely to suffer from infertility. Dr. Kutluk Oktay, a professor of obstetrics and gynecology, found that BRCA-1 mutations were associated with a premature loss of egg reserves. “Premature ovarian failure” (egg loss before the age of 40) has long been […]

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