Most of the causes of male infertility, its pathophysiology and consequences are still poorly understood. To address this gap of knowledge, and to enhance evidence-based treatment decisions, and counselling of patients, we have set up a clinical research unit 'Male Germ Cells: from Genes to Function' (CRU326).
Since 2017, our researchers and clinicians have been working together to investigate the causes of male infertility. In 2020, the CRU326 was extended for 3 more years. Within a multidisciplinary scientific network and a total of 11 projects - we aim to double the number of known genetic causes for male infertility by 2023 and further plan to broaden and deepen the general understanding of male reproductive health.
You can learn more about our current projects, aims and team members, our cooperation partners, recent publications, and relevant news and dates here: male-germ-cells.de or you can follow us on Twitter @MaleGermCells and always stay up-to-date!
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