2013
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-00065-7_41
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Jun Liu, Zhe Lu, Clement Leung, Yu Sun

Abstract: Abstract-Sperm selection plays a significant role in in vitro fertilization (IVF). Approaches for assessing sperm quality include noninvasive techniques based on sperm morphology and motility as well as invasive techniques for checking DNA integrity. In 2006, a new device using hyaluronic acid (HA)-coated dish for sperm selection was cleared by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and entered IVF clinics. In this technique, only sperms with DNA integrity bind to the HA droplet, after which these bound sperm…

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