Genetics May Be Underlying Cause Of Infertility, Cornell University Study

On a list of what causes infertility in women, the Department of Health and Human Services lists ovulation problems, blocked fallopian tubes, uterus shape, and fibroids, which are lumps of extra uterine muscle inside the uterus. But should they also list genetics? According to a new study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, a gene mutation may result in infertility.

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