A new meiotic mutation: Desynapsis of individual bivalents

C. Templado, F. Vidal, S. Marina, J. M. Pomerol, J. Egozcue

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

31 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

We describe a new type of desynapsis observed in the semen samples and/or testicular biopsies from four subfertile patients. The desynaptic anomaly affects one or more bivalents in each cell. The incidence of this meiotic anomaly in our series of subfertile males (925 meiotic studies by May 1981) is about 0.43%. The different types of oligochiasmatic meiotic mutation described in human subfertile males are classified according to our data and those published in the literature. © 1981 Springer-Verlag.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)345-348
JournalHuman Genetics
Volume59
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 1981

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'A new meiotic mutation: Desynapsis of individual bivalents'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this