Jentashapir Journal of Health Research

Published by: Kowsar

Algorithm-Based Fetal Gender Determination Using X and Y Mini-Short Tandem Repeats at Early Gestational Ages

Mohamad-Reza Aghanoori 1 , Ghazaleh Mohammadzadeh Shahriary 2 , Mehdi Khorrami 1 , Mehrab Sayadi 3 , Yasaman Yazdani 1 , Saman Yazdani 4 , Mohamad Reza Akhond 5 and Hamedreza Goodarzi 1 , *
Authors Information
1 Department of Medical Genetics, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
2 Department of Genetics, Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz, Ahvaz, IR Iran
3 Department of Biostatistics, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
4 Lund Stem Cell Center, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
5 Department of Statistics, Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz, Ahvaz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Jentashapir Journal of Health Research: February 01, 2016, 7 (1); e29365
  • Published Online: February 20, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 8, 2015
  • Accepted: June 14, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/jjhr.29365

To Cite: Aghanoori M, Mohammadzadeh Shahriary G, Khorrami M, Sayadi M, Yazdani Y, et al. Algorithm-Based Fetal Gender Determination Using X and Y Mini-Short Tandem Repeats at Early Gestational Ages, Jentashapir J Helath Res. 2016 ;7(1):e29365. doi: 10.17795/jjhr.29365.

Abstract
Copyright © 2016, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/) which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
References
  • 1. Purwosunu Y, Sekizawa A, Koide K, Okazaki S, Farina A, Okai T. Clinical potential for noninvasive prenatal diagnosis through detection of fetal cells in maternal blood. Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol. 2006; 45(1): 10-20[DOI][PubMed]
  • 2. Chiu RW, Lo YM. Non-invasive prenatal diagnosis by fetal nucleic acid analysis in maternal plasma: the coming of age. Semin Fetal Neonatal Med. 2011; 16(2): 88-93[DOI][PubMed]
  • 3. Lo YM, Patel P, Wainscoat JS, Sampietro M, Gillmer MD, Fleming KA. Prenatal sex determination by DNA amplification from maternal peripheral blood. Lancet. 1989; 2(8676): 1363-5[PubMed]
  • 4. Finning KM, Chitty LS. Non-invasive fetal sex determination: impact on clinical practice. Semin Fetal Neonatal Med. 2008; 13(2): 69-75[DOI][PubMed]
  • 5. Macher HC, Noguerol P, Medrano-Campillo P, Garrido-Marquez MR, Rubio-Calvo A, Carmona-Gonzalez M, et al. Standardization non-invasive fetal RHD and SRY determination into clinical routine using a new multiplex RT-PCR assay for fetal cell-free DNA in pregnant women plasma: results in clinical benefits and cost saving. Clin Chim Acta. 2012; 413(3-4): 490-4[DOI][PubMed]
  • 6. Chiu RW, Sun H, Akolekar R, Clouser C, Lee C, McKernan K, et al. Maternal plasma DNA analysis with massively parallel sequencing by ligation for noninvasive prenatal diagnosis of trisomy 21. Clin Chem. 2010; 56(3): 459-63[DOI][PubMed]
  • 7. Bischoff FZ, Sinacori MK, Dang DD, Marquez-Do D, Horne C, Lewis DE, et al. Cell-free fetal DNA and intact fetal cells in maternal blood circulation: implications for first and second trimester non-invasive prenatal diagnosis. Hum Reprod Update. 2002; 8(6): 493-500[PubMed]
  • 8. Chitty LS, Griffin DR, Meaney C, Barrett A, Khalil A, Pajkrt E, et al. New aids for the non-invasive prenatal diagnosis of achondroplasia: dysmorphic features, charts of fetal size and molecular confirmation using cell-free fetal DNA in maternal plasma. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2011; 37(3): 283-9[DOI][PubMed]
  • 9. Tabor A, Alfirevic Z. Update on procedure-related risks for prenatal diagnosis techniques. Fetal Diagn Ther. 2010; 27(1): 1-7[DOI][PubMed]
  • 10. Merke DP, Bornstein SR. Congenital adrenal hyperplasia. Lancet. 2005; 365(9477): 2125-36[DOI][PubMed]
  • 11. Lajic S, Wedell A, Bui TH, Ritzen EM, Holst M. Long-term somatic follow-up of prenatally treated children with congenital adrenal hyperplasia. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 1998; 83(11): 3872-80[DOI][PubMed]
  • 12. Costa JM, Benachi A, Gautier E. New strategy for prenatal diagnosis of X-linked disorders. N Engl J Med. 2002; 346(19): 1502[DOI][PubMed]
  • 13. Lo YM, Tein MS, Lau TK, Haines CJ, Leung TN, Poon PM, et al. Quantitative analysis of fetal DNA in maternal plasma and serum: implications for noninvasive prenatal diagnosis. Am J Hum Genet. 1998; 62(4): 768-75[DOI][PubMed]
  • 14. Lo YM, Zhang J, Leung TN, Lau TK, Chang AM, Hjelm NM. Rapid clearance of fetal DNA from maternal plasma. Am J Hum Genet. 1999; 64(1): 218-24[DOI][PubMed]
  • 15. Zhong XY, Hahn S, Steinborn A, Holzgreve W. Quantitative analysis of intact fetal cells in maternal plasma by real-time PCR. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2007; 133(1): 20-4[DOI][PubMed]
  • 16. Lo YM, Corbetta N, Chamberlain PF, Rai V, Sargent IL, Redman CW, et al. Presence of fetal DNA in maternal plasma and serum. Lancet. 1997; 350(9076): 485-7[DOI][PubMed]
  • 17. Honda H, Miharu N, Ohashi Y, Samura O, Kinutani M, Hara T, et al. Fetal gender determination in early pregnancy through qualitative and quantitative analysis of fetal DNA in maternal serum. Hum Genet. 2002; 110(1): 75-9[DOI][PubMed]
  • 18. Chiu RW, Lo YM. Application of fetal DNA in maternal plasma for noninvasive prenatal diagnosis. Expert Rev Mol Diagn. 2002; 2(1): 32-40[DOI][PubMed]
  • 19. Hromadnikova I, Houbova B, Hridelova D, Voslarova S, Kofer J, Komrska V, et al. Replicate real-time PCR testing of DNA in maternal plasma increases the sensitivity of non-invasive fetal sex determination. Prenat Diagn. 2003; 23(3): 235-8[DOI][PubMed]
  • 20. Chan KC, Zhang J, Hui AB, Wong N, Lau TK, Leung TN, et al. Size distributions of maternal and fetal DNA in maternal plasma. Clin Chem. 2004; 50(1): 88-92[DOI][PubMed]
  • 21. Aghanoori MR, Vafaei H, Kavoshi H, Mohamadi S, Goodarzi HR. Sex determination using free fetal DNA at early gestational ages: a comparison between a modified mini-STR genotyping method and real-time PCR. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2012; 207(3): 202 e1-8[DOI][PubMed]
  • 22. Lazar L, Ban Z, Szakacs O, Nagy B, Beke A, Oroszne NJ, et al. Fetal sex determination with real time PCR of fetal DNA in maternal plasma. Orv Hetil. 2003; 144(49): 2405-9[PubMed]
  • 23. Costa JM, Benachi A, Gautier E, Jouannic JM, Ernault P, Dumez Y. First-trimester fetal sex determination in maternal serum using real-time PCR. Prenat Diagn. 2001; 21(12): 1070-4[PubMed]
  • 24. Rong Y, Gao J, Jiang X, Zheng F. Multiplex PCR for 17 Y-chromosome Specific Short Tandem Repeats (STR) to enhance the reliability of fetal sex determination in maternal plasma. Int J Mol Sci. 2012; 13(5): 5972-81[DOI][PubMed]
  • 25. Fernandez-Martinez FJ, Galindo A, Garcia-Burguillo A, Vargas-Gallego C, Nogues N, Moreno-Garcia M, et al. Noninvasive fetal sex determination in maternal plasma: a prospective feasibility study. Genet Med. 2012; 14(1): 101-6[DOI][PubMed]
  • 26. Akolekar R, Farkas DH, VanAgtmael AL, Bombard AT, Nicolaides KH. Fetal sex determination using circulating cell-free fetal DNA (ccffDNA) at 11 to 13 weeks of gestation. Prenat Diagn. 2010; 30(10): 918-23[DOI][PubMed]
  • 27. Tungwiwat W, Fucharoen G, Ratanasiri T, Sanchaisuriya K, Fucharoen S. Non-invasive fetal sex determination using a conventional nested PCR analysis of fetal DNA in maternal plasma. Clin Chim Acta. 2003; 334(1-2): 173-7[PubMed]
  • 28. Vecchione G, Tomaiuolo M, Sarno M, Colaizzo D, Petraroli R, Matteo M, et al. Fetal sex identification in maternal plasma by means of short tandem repeats on chromosome x. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2008; 1137: 148-56[DOI][PubMed]
  • 29. Nair SP, Peter S, Pillay VV, Remya UM, Krishnaprasad R, Rajammal B. Detection of Y STR markers of male fetal dna in maternal circulation. Indian J Hum Genet. 2007; 13(2): 69-72[DOI][PubMed]
  • 30. Scheffer PG, van der Schoot CE, Page-Christiaens GC, Bossers B, van Erp F, de Haas M. Reliability of fetal sex determination using maternal plasma. Obstet Gynecol. 2010; 115(1): 117-26[DOI][PubMed]
  • 31. Deng Z, Wu G, Li Q, Zhang X, Liang Y, Li D, et al. Noninvasive genotyping of 9 Y-chromosome specific STR loci using circulatory fetal DNA in maternal plasma by multiplex PCR. Prenat Diagn. 2006; 26(4): 362-8[DOI][PubMed]
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:

Author(s):

Article(s):

Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments