The pertinence of genetic screening in gamete donors

"Introduction: A major concern for pairs undergoing assisted reproduction treatment with donated gametes is the possibility of acquiring infectious diseases or transmitting genetic diseases to their offspring. Some reports have been based on the legislation of each country and each centre'...

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Autor Principal: Serrano-Serrano C.J.
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Lenguaje:Español (Spanish)
Publicado: 2012
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spelling ir-10336-230422020-06-03T22:15:08Z The pertinence of genetic screening in gamete donors Pertinencia del tamizaje genético en donantes de gametos Serrano-Serrano C.J. Azoospermia Cystic fibrosis Fragile X syndrome Gamete donor Genetic screening Infertility Spinal muscular atrophy "Introduction: A major concern for pairs undergoing assisted reproduction treatment with donated gametes is the possibility of acquiring infectious diseases or transmitting genetic diseases to their offspring. Some reports have been based on the legislation of each country and each centre's experience referring to the type of genetic infectious and/or psychological evaluation which gamete donors must undergo. There is no specific law in Colombia about assisted reproduction and/or gamete donor techniques; also, there is no clarity about whether donors should be genetically evaluated and which type of test should be used for this. Objective: This document was aimed at making a reflection about the pertinence of genetically evaluating gamete donors by characterising the main genetic conditions prevailing in the Colombian population, base genetic alteration and the method currently being used for genetic diagnosis. Conclusion: It was concluded that a clear national protocol must be developed about genetic evaluation in gamete-donating patients; this should also be done in assisted reproduction centres." 2012 2020-05-25T23:59:25Z info:eu-repo/semantics/article info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion 347434 https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/23042 spa info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess application/pdf instname:Universidad del Rosario reponame:Repositorio Institucional EdocUR
institution EdocUR - Universidad del Rosario
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language Español (Spanish)
topic Azoospermia
Cystic fibrosis
Fragile X syndrome
Gamete donor
Genetic screening
Infertility
Spinal muscular atrophy
spellingShingle Azoospermia
Cystic fibrosis
Fragile X syndrome
Gamete donor
Genetic screening
Infertility
Spinal muscular atrophy
Serrano-Serrano C.J.
The pertinence of genetic screening in gamete donors
description "Introduction: A major concern for pairs undergoing assisted reproduction treatment with donated gametes is the possibility of acquiring infectious diseases or transmitting genetic diseases to their offspring. Some reports have been based on the legislation of each country and each centre's experience referring to the type of genetic infectious and/or psychological evaluation which gamete donors must undergo. There is no specific law in Colombia about assisted reproduction and/or gamete donor techniques; also, there is no clarity about whether donors should be genetically evaluated and which type of test should be used for this. Objective: This document was aimed at making a reflection about the pertinence of genetically evaluating gamete donors by characterising the main genetic conditions prevailing in the Colombian population, base genetic alteration and the method currently being used for genetic diagnosis. Conclusion: It was concluded that a clear national protocol must be developed about genetic evaluation in gamete-donating patients; this should also be done in assisted reproduction centres."
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title The pertinence of genetic screening in gamete donors
title_short The pertinence of genetic screening in gamete donors
title_full The pertinence of genetic screening in gamete donors
title_fullStr The pertinence of genetic screening in gamete donors
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