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profileCharles L Bormann, Ph.D.

TitleInstructor in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
InstitutionMassachusetts General Hospital
DepartmentObstetrics Gynecology & Repro. Bio.
AddressBrigham and Womens Hospital
Ob Gyn
75 Francis St
Boston MA 02115
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  1. Kaser DJ, Bormann CL, Missmer SA, Farland LV, Ginsburg ES, Racowsky C. A pilot randomized controlled trial of Day 3 single embryo transfer with adjunctive time-lapse selection versus Day 5 single embryo transfer with or without adjunctive time-lapse selection. Hum Reprod. 2017 Aug 01; 32(8):1598-1603. PMID: 28854588.
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  2. Kanakasabapathy MK, Sadasivam M, Singh A, Preston C, Thirumalaraju P, Venkataraman M, Bormann CL, Draz MS, Petrozza JC, Shafiee H. An automated smartphone-based diagnostic assay for point-of-care semen analysis. Sci Transl Med. 2017 Mar 22; 9(382). PMID: 28330865.
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  3. Luo W, Salih SM, Bormann CL, Wiltbank MC. Induction of chemokines and prostaglandin synthesis pathways in luteinized human granulosa cells: potential role of luteotropin withdrawal and prostaglandin F2a in regression of the human corpus luteum. Reprod Biol. 2015 Dec; 15(4):247-56. PMID: 26679166.
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  4. Men CJ, Bormann CL, Walsh BW, Racowsky C. Is the presence of an uncleaved embryo on day 3 a useful predictor of outcomes following day 5 transfer? J Assist Reprod Genet. 2015 Sep; 32(9):1379-84. PMID: 26206457; PMCID: PMC4595402.
  5. Machtinger R, Bormann CL, Ginsburg ES, Racowsky C. Is the presence of a non-cleaved embryo on day 3 associated with poorer quality of the remaining embryos in the cohort? J Assist Reprod Genet. 2015 May; 32(5):677-83. PMID: 25772647; PMCID: PMC4429440.
  6. Kaser DJ, Melamed A, Bormann CL, Myers DE, Missmer SA, Walsh BW, Racowsky C, Carusi DA. Cryopreserved embryo transfer is an independent risk factor for placenta accreta. Fertil Steril. 2015 May; 103(5):1176-84.e2. PMID: 25747133.
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  7. Bormann CL, Racowsky C. Is universal application of blastocyst biopsy with comprehensive chromosome screening for embryo selection ready for prime time? Fertil Steril. 2013 Aug; 100(2):e5-6. PMID: 23806849.
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  8. Wiltbank MC, Salih SM, Atli MO, Luo W, Bormann CL, Ottobre JS, Vezina CM, Mehta V, Diaz FJ, Tsai SJ, Sartori R. Comparison of endocrine and cellular mechanisms regulating the corpus luteum of primates and ruminants. Anim Reprod. 2012 Jul; 9(3):242-259. PMID: 23750179.
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  9. Heo YS, Cabrera LM, Bormann CL, Smith GD, Takayama S. Real time culture and analysis of embryo metabolism using a microfluidic device with deformation based actuation. Lab Chip. 2012 Jun 21; 12(12):2240-6. PMID: 22402469.
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  10. Bormann CL, Smith GD, Padmanabhan V, Lee TM. Prenatal testosterone and dihydrotestosterone exposure disrupts ovine testicular development. Reproduction. 2011 Jul; 142(1):167-73. PMID: 21493716; PMCID: PMC4043140.
  11. Smith GD, Swain JE, Bormann CL. Microfluidics for gametes, embryos, and embryonic stem cells. Semin Reprod Med. 2011 Jan; 29(1):5-14. PMID: 21207330.
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  12. Jackson RE, Bormann CL, Hassun PA, Rocha AM, Motta EL, Serafini PC, Smith GD. Effects of semen storage and separation techniques on sperm DNA fragmentation. Fertil Steril. 2010 Dec; 94(7):2626-30. PMID: 20542505.
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  13. Heo YS, Cabrera LM, Bormann CL, Shah CT, Takayama S, Smith GD. Dynamic microfunnel culture enhances mouse embryo development and pregnancy rates. Hum Reprod. 2010 Mar; 25(3):613-22. PMID: 20047936; PMCID: PMC2817569.
  14. Tian XC, Kubota C, Sakashita K, Izaike Y, Okano R, Tabara N, Curchoe C, Jacob L, Zhang Y, Smith S, Bormann C, Xu J, Sato M, Andrew S, Yang X. Meat and milk compositions of bovine clones. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005 May 03; 102(18):6261-6. PMID: 15829585; PMCID: PMC1088367.
  15. Liu JL, Kusakabe H, Chang CC, Suzuki H, Schmidt DW, Julian M, Pfeffer R, Bormann CL, Tian XC, Yanagimachi R, Yang X. Freeze-dried sperm fertilization leads to full-term development in rabbits. Biol Reprod. 2004 Jun; 70(6):1776-81. PMID: 14960482.
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  16. Brad AM, Bormann CL, Swain JE, Durkin RE, Johnson AE, Clifford AL, Krisher RL. Glutathione and adenosine triphosphate content of in vivo and in vitro matured porcine oocytes. Mol Reprod Dev. 2003 Apr; 64(4):492-8. PMID: 12589661.
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  17. Bormann CL, Ongeri EM, Krisher RL. The effect of vitamins during maturation of caprine oocytes on subsequent developmental potential in vitro. Theriogenology. 2003 Mar; 59(5-6):1373-80. PMID: 12527083.
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  18. Swain JE, Bormann CL, Clark SG, Walters EM, Wheeler MB, Krisher RL. Use of energy substrates by various stage preimplantation pig embryos produced in vivo and in vitro. Reproduction. 2002 Feb; 123(2):253-60. PMID: 11866692.
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  19. Swain JE, Bormann CL, Krisher RL. Development and viability of in vitro derived porcine blastocysts cultured in NCSU23 and G1.2/G2.2 sequential medium. Theriogenology. 2001 Aug 01; 56(3):459-69. PMID: 11516125.
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  20. Ongeri EM, Bormann CL, Butler RE, Melican D, Gavin WG, Echelard Y, Krisher RL, Behboodi E. Development of goat embryos after in vitro fertilization and parthenogenetic activation by different methods. Theriogenology. 2001 Jun 01; 55(9):1933-45. PMID: 11414497.
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