Male Infertility

Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection

Figure: Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI) whereby a sperm is directly injected into the oocyte.

Men with low sperm numbers show higher levels of DNA abnormalities in their ejaculated spermatozoa. We are interested in understanding why the DNA abnormalities occur and what the consequences are if they are used in Assisted Reproduction Techniques such as Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI)