Sperm epigenetics and embryo development

1.     Wu H, Estill M, Shershebnev A, Suvorov A, Krawetz SA, Whitcomb BW, Sites C, Rahil T, and Pilsner JR.  Preconception Urinary Phthalate Concentrations and Sperm DNA Methylation Profiles among Men Undergoing IVF Treatment.  Human Reproduction. 2017 Nov 1;32(11):2159-2169.

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2.     Pilsner JR, Shershebnev A, Medvedeva YA, Suvorov A, Wu H*, Goltsov A, Loukianov E, Andreeva T, Gusev F, Manakhov A, Smigulina L, Logacheva M, Shtratnikova V, Kuznetsova I, Speranskiy-Podobed P, Burns JS, Williams PL, Korrick S, Lee MM, Rogaev E, Hauser R, Sergeyev O. Peripubertal serum dioxin concentrations and subsequent sperm methylome profiles of young Russian adults. Reprod Toxicol. 2018 Jun;78:40-49.

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3.     Suvorov A, Shershebnev A, Wu H, Medvedeva Y, Sergeyev O, Pilsner JR. Perinatal Exposure to Low Dose 2,2',4,4'-Tetrabromodiphenyl ether (BDE-47) Alters Sperm DNA Methylation in Adult Rats. Reproductive Toxicology 2017 Oct 28.

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4.     Wu H, Ashcraft L, Whitcomb BW, Rahil T, Tougais E, Sites CK, and Pilsner, JR.  Parental contributions to early embryo development: influences of urinary phthalate and phthalate alternatives among couples undergoing in-vitro fertilization treatment.  Human Reproduction. 2017 Jan;32(1):65-75.

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Sperm mitochondrial biomarkers

1.     Wu H, Whitcomb BW, Huffman A, Brandon N, Labrie S, Tougias E, Lynch K, Rahil T, Sites CK, Pilsner JR.

Associations of sperm mitochondrial DNA copy number and deletion rate with fertilization and embryo development in a clinical setting.  Hum Reprod. 2019 Jan 1;34(1):163-170.

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2.     Wu H, Huffman AM, Whitcomb BW, Josyula S, Labrie S, Tougias E, Rahil T, Sites CK, Pilsner JR. Sperm mitochondrial DNA measures and semen parameters among men undergoing fertility treatment. Reprod Biomed Online. 2019 Jan;38(1):66-75.

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3.     Huffman AM, Wu H, Rosati A, Rahil T, Sites CK, Whitcomb BW, Pilsner JR. Associations of urinary phthalate metabolites and lipid peroxidation with sperm mitochondrial DNA copy number and deletions. Environ Res. 2018 May;163:10-15.

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Additional Publications

A complete list of publications can be found on PubMed.