Fertility preservation in young people before gonadotoxic therapies (for cancer or other diseases) is nowadays one of the most challenging issues in reproductive biology. However, interesting breakthroughs are bringing it closer to reality. As we commented in our last post, Dr. Goossens’ group achieved complete spermatogenesis in intratesticular testis tissue Read more…
Complete spermatogenesis in intratesticular testis tissue xenotransplants from immature non-human primate
Boys receiving gonadotoxic treatment (e.g. chemo- or radiotherapy) before puberty face the possibility of being infertile when they reach adulthood due to the loss of germ cells. As mature spermatozoa are not present, the only fertility preservation strategy currently offered involves the cryopreservation of immature testis tissue (ITT) containing spermatogonial Read more…
By CONSTANZE MARESCH It is our great pleasure to announce the 12th NYRA Meeting, that will be held in Giessen, Germany, on September 23rd – 24th 2019. This year the meeting will be held adjacent to the 6th International Workshop on Molecular Andrology (https://www.uni-giessen.de/fbz/fb11/institute/anatomie/molandrol2019) and the 50th Anniversary of the Read more…
Dear Members, Please find a ‘save the date’ and some information regarding the 6th International Workshop on Molecular Andrology in Giessen 24 -26 September 2019
The centriole is a microtubule-based organelle and typically consists of nine sets of short microtubule triplets arranged in a cylindrical structure. The centriole is surrounded by a special matrix, the pericentriolar matrix (PCM).
In order to dynamize the website we will in the future upload the different parts of our newsletter as they are finished. In the end of the season we will post the full newsletter as usual.
Please find our first part of the autumn newsletter – an interview with Dr. Frederic Chalmel.
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