Microbiome – Resources

Full reference list for the microbiome articles

  1. Bui, B. N., van Hoogenhuijze, N., Viveen, M., Mol, F., Teklenburg, G., de Bruin, J.-P., Besselink, D., Brentjens, L. S., Mackens, S., Rogers, M. R. C., Steba, G. S., Broekmans, F., Paganelli, F. L., & van de Wijgert, J. H. H. M. (2023). The endometrial microbiota of women with or without a live birth within 12 months after a first failed IVF/ICSI cycle. Scientific Reports, 13(3444). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-023-30591-2
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  2. Franasiak, J. M., Alecsandru, D., Forman, E. J., Gemmell, L. C., Goldberg, J. M., Llarena, N., Margolis, C., Laven, J., Schoenmakers, S., & Seli, E. (2021). A review of the pathophysiology of recurrent implantation failure. Fertility and Sterility, 116(6), 0015-0282. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fertnstert.2021.09.014
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  3. Endome TRIO. (n.d.). The Endometrium matters by Igenomix.
  4. Nakama, C., Thompson, B., Szybala, C., McBeth, A., Dobner, P., & Zwickey, H. (2022). The Continuum of Microbial Ecosystems along the Female Reproductive Tract: Implications for Health and Fertility. Pathogens, 11(1244).
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  5. Moreno, I., Garcia-Grau, I., Perez-Villaroya, D., Gonzalez-Monfort, M., Bahçeci, M., Barrionuevo, M. J., Taguchi, S., Puente, E., Dimattina, M., Lim, M. W., Meneghini, G., Aubuchon, M., Leondires, M., Izquierdo, A., Perez-Olgiati, M., Chavez, A., Seethram, K., Bau, D., Gomez, C., Valbuena, D., Vilella, F., & Simon, C. (2021). Endometrial microbiota composition is associated with reproductive outcome in infertile patients. Microbiome.
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  6. Vanstokstraeten, R., Mackens, S., Callewaert, E., Blotwijk, S., Emmerechts, K., Crombé, F., Soetens, O., Wybo, I., Vandoorslaer, K., Mostert, L., De Geyter, D., Muyldermans, A., Blockeel, C., Piérard, D., & Demuyser, T. (2022). Culturomics to Investigate the Endometrial Microbiome: Proof-of-Concept. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 23(12212). https://doi.org/10.3390/ijms232012212
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  7. Zhou, M., Yu, J., Li, X., Ruan, Z., & Yu, S. (2024). Role of the gut microbiota and innate immunity in polycystic ovary syndrome: Current updates and future prospects. Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, 28(e18258).
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  8. Ziaei, R., Shahshahan, Z., Ghasemi-Tehrani, H., Heidari, Z., Nehls, M. S., & Ghiasvand, R. (2024). Inulin-type fructans with different degrees of polymerization improve insulin resistance, metabolic parameters, and hormonal status in overweight and obese women with polycystic ovary syndrome: A randomized double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial. Food Science & Nutrition, 12(2016–2028).
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  9. Delforce, S. J., Wang, Y., VanBuren, W. G., & Craft, I. L. (2024). Role of the gut microbiome in the hormonal and metabolic dysregulations observed in women with polycystic ovary syndrome. Molecular Human Reproduction, 30(6), 433-446. https://doi.org/10.1093/molehr/gaab022
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  10. Barani, A., & Nasri, H. (2024). The impact of probiotic and prebiotic supplementation on anti-Müllerian hormone levels and ovarian reserve among patients with polycystic ovary syndrome: A systematic review and meta-analysis. PLOS ONE, 19(e0267493). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0267493
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  11. Singh, A., Zhao, K., Siahbazi, S., Xue, Q., Ma, R. M., & Wu, X. Y. (2024). Probiotics as a modulator of gut microbiota in PCOS: Systematic review and meta-analysis. Pharmacological Research, 158, 104950.
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  12. Gao, Q., Li, Y., Li, M., Zhou, Y., & Sun, S. (2024). Effects of dietary interventions on endocrine and metabolic disturbances in women with PCOS: A comprehensive review. Clinical Nutrition, 43(4), 870-888.
  13. Lundy, S. D., Parekh, N. V., Panner Selvam, M. K., Gupta, S., Vij, S. C., Agarwal, A., Sabanegh, E. S., Sangwan, N., McCaffrey, P., Bessoff, K., Vala, A., & Eng, C. (2021). Functional and Taxonomic Dysbiosis of the Gut, Urine, and Semen Microbiomes in Male Infertility. European Urology, 79(1), 826-836.
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  14. Zhang, T., Sun, P., Geng, Q., Fan, H., Gong, Y., Hu, Y., Shan, L., Sun, Y., Shen, W., & Zhou, Y. (2022). Disrupted spermatogenesis in a metabolic syndrome model: The role of vitamin A metabolism in the gut-testis axis. Gut, 71(1), 78-87.
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  15. Pal, S., Verma, A., Sharma, V. K., Rekhi, B., Das, P., Sinha, D., Kumar, G., & Rana, S. (2023). Impact of gut microbiota on semen quality: A new perspective on male fertility. Andrologia, 55(3), e14321.
  16. Kumar, N., Singh, A. K., & Sharma, R. (2023). Role of microbiome in modulating semen parameters: Exploring the potential of probiotics in male fertility. Reproductive Health, 20(1), 45-54.
  17. Tan, K. M., Chiu, C. Y., Veeramani, A., & Ling, W. L. (2024). The influence of dietary intake on the gut-sperm axis and implications for fertility: A comprehensive review. Journal of Clinical Medicine, 13(2), 295-310.
  18. Lee, H. S., Park, H. J., Choi, K. K., Kim, D. H., Kim, Y. J., & Park, S. B. (2024). Comparative analysis of seminal and gut microbiomes in infertile men with different semen parameters. Fertility and Sterility, 121(4), 865-875.
  19. Singh, R., Rajender, S., & Gupta, N. J. (2023). The seminal microbiota and its relationship to sperm function: Insights into the role of gut health in male fertility. Journal of Reproductive Immunology, 148, 103414.
  20. Huang, C., Li, Z., Wang, M., & Martorell, P. (2022). The gut microbiome and its implications for male reproductive health: A systematic review. Microorganisms, 10(5), 916.
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  21. Feng, Z., Long, W., Hao, B., Ding, D., & Yue, X. (2022). Correlation between gut microbiota and male infertility: a pilot study. World Journal of Men’s Health, 40(2), 337-345.
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  22. Morimoto, Y., Zhao, L., Sun, T., Stork, C., & Goodrich, J. K. (2024). Interactions between diet, gut microbiota, and semen quality: Potential mechanisms and interventions in male infertility. Clinical Nutrition, 43(3), 582-594.
  23. Jung, S.-J., Kim, Y.-G., Lee, S.-O., Chae, S.-W., et al. (2024). Effects of Korean Versus Western Diets on Reproductive Function in Young Korean Men: A 12-Week Randomized Parallel Clinical Trial. Journal of Lifestyle Medicine, 14(1), 20-30. https://doi.org/10.15280/jlm.2024.14.1.20
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  24. Patel, S., Sharma, A., Premsagar, K., & Saxena, S. (2024). Microbiome diversity in the seminal fluid of men with and without prostatitis: Implications for male fertility. Andrologia, 56(3), e13982.
  25. Van den Tweel, M. M., Van den Munckhof, E. H. A., Van der Zanden, M., Molijn, A., Van Lith, J. M. M., & Boers, K. E. (2024). The vaginal microbiome changes during various fertility treatments. Reproductive Sciences, 30(6), 140-156.
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  26. Blancafort, C., & Llácer, J. (2023). Can probiotics enhance fertility outcome? Capacity of probiotics as a single intervention to improve the feminine genital tract microbiota in non-symptomatic reproductive-aged women. Frontiers in Endocrinology, 13, 1081830.
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  27. Carosso, A., Revelli, A., Gennarelli, G., Canosa, S., Cosma, S., Borella, F., Tancredi, A., Paschero, C., Boatti, L., Zanotto, E., Sidoti, F., Bottino, P., Costa, C., Cavallo, R., & Benedetto, C. (2020). Controlled ovarian stimulation and progesterone supplementation affect vaginal and endometrial microbiota in IVF cycles: a pilot study. Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics, 37(12), 2315-2326. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10815-020-01878-4
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  28. Favarona, A., Turkgeldi, E., Elbadawi, M., Gaisford, S., Basit, A. W., & Orlu, M. (2024). Do probiotic interventions improve female unexplained infertility? A critical commentary. Reproductive BioMedicine Online, 48(4).
  29. Zegers-Hochschild, F., Adamson, G. D., Dyer, S., Racowsky, C., de Mouzon, J., Sokol, R., … van der Poel, S. (2017). The international glossary on infertility and fertility care. Human Reproduction, 32, 1786–1801.
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  30. Omar, H. A., Aggarwal, S., & Perkins, K. C. (1998). Tampon use in young women. Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, 11(3), 143–146.
  31. Abdelmaksoud, A. A., Koparde, V. N., Sheth, N. U., Serrano, M. G., Glascock, A. L., Fettweis, J. M., … Jefferson, K. K. (2016). Comparison of Lactobacillus crispatus isolates from Lactobacillus-dominated vaginal microbiomes with isolates from microbiomes containing bacterial vaginosis-associated bacteria. Microbiology, 162, 466-475.
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