Relationship between Y-chromosomal DNA haplotype and sperm count in Italy

S. Paracchini, L. Stuppia, V. Gatta, M. De Santo, G. Palka, Chris Tyler-Smith*

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

9 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

Forty Italian individuals with sperm counts in the range 20-130×106/ml were typed with eleven Y-specific binary markers. Five Y haplogroups (1, 2, 3, 9 and 21) were present in the sample. In Italy, in contrast to Denmark, sperm counts were similar in the different haplogroups.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)993-995
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Endocrinological Investigation
Volume25
Issue number11
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2002

Keywords

  • DNA polymorphism
  • Haplotype
  • Sperm count
  • Y chromosome

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics of 'Relationship between Y-chromosomal DNA haplotype and sperm count in Italy'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this