Marco Sbracia


Dott. Marco Sbracia

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Marco Sbracia Specializzazione OSTETRICIA E GINECOLOGIA



Post Doc Yale University School of Medicine

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sperm Physiology Laboratory. 1992-93




1: Zupi E, Sbracia M, Marconi D, Munro MG. Myolysis of uterine fibroids: is there a role? Clin Obstet Gynecol. 2006 Dec;49(4):821-33.

2: Morgia F, Torti M, Montigiani M, Piscitelli C, Giallonardo A, Schimberni M, Giannini P, Sbracia M. Use of a medium buffered with N-hydroxyethylpiperazine-N-ethanesulfonate (HEPES) in intracytoplasmic sperm injection procedures is detrimental to the outcome of in vitro fertilization. Fertil Steril. 2006 May;85(5):1415-9.

3: Mohamed MA, Sbracia M, Pacchiarotti A, Micara G, Linari A, Tranquilli D, Espinola SM, Aragona C. Urinary follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) is more effective than recombinant FSH in older women in a controlled randomized study.

Fertil Steril. 2006 May;85(5):1398-403.

4: Sbracia M, Farina A, Poverini R, Morgia F, Schimberni M, Aragona C. Short versus long gonadotropin-releasing hormone analogue suppression protocols for superovulation in patients > or = 40 years old undergoing intracytoplasmic sperm injection. Fertil Steril. 2005 Sep;84(3):644-8.

5: Zupi E, Marconi D, Sbracia M, Exacoustos C, Piredda A, Sorrenti G, Townsend D. Directed laparoscopic cryomyolysis for symptomatic leiomyomata: one-year follow up. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2005 Jul-Aug;12(4):343-6.

6: Manna C, Rahman A, Sbracia M, Pappalardo S, Mohamed EI, Linder R, Nardo LG. Serum luteinizing hormone, follicle-stimulating hormone and oestradiol pattern in women undergoing pituitary suppression with different gonadotrophin-releasing hormone analogue protocols for assisted reproduction. Gynecol Endocrinol. 2005 Apr;20(4):188-94.

7: Giannini P, Piscitelli C, Giallonardo A, Sbracia M, Morgia F, Torti M, Montigiani M, Schimberni M. Number of embryos transferred and implantation. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2004 Dec;1034:278-83.

8: Zupi E, Marconi D, Sbracia M, Zullo F, De Vivo B, Exacustos C, Sorrenti G. Add-back therapy in the treatment of endometriosis-associated pain. Fertil Steril. 2004 Nov;82(5):1303-8.

9: Morgia F, Sbracia M, Schimberni M, Giallonardo A, Piscitelli C, Giannini P, Aragona C. A controlled trial of natural cycle versus microdose gonadotropin-releasing hormone analog flare cycles in poor responders undergoing in vitro fertilization. Fertil Steril. 2004 Jun;81(6):1542-7.

10: Sbracia M, Scarpellini F, Poverini R, Alo PL, Rossi G, Di Tondo U. Immunohistochemical localization of the growth hormone in human endometrium and decidua. Am J Reprod Immunol. 2004 Feb;51(2):112-6.

11: Zupi E, Exacoustos C, Szabolcs B, Marconi D, Carusotti C, Sbracia M, Arduini D, Lanzi G. Laparoscopic approach to dermoid cysts: combined surgical technique and ultrasonographic evaluation of residual functioning ovarian tissue. J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparosc. 2003 May;10(2):154-8.

12: Zupi E, Zullo F, Marconi D, Sbracia M, Pellicano M, Solima E, Sorrenti G. Hysteroscopic endometrial resection versus laparoscopic supracervical hysterectomy for menorrhagia: a prospective randomized trial. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2003 Jan;188(1):7-12.

13: Zupi E, Pocek M, Dauri M, Marconi D, Sbracia M, Piccione E, Simonetti G. Selective uterine artery embolization in the management of uterine myomas. Fertil Steril. 2003 Jan;79(1):107-11.

14: Sbracia M, Baldi M, Cao D, Sandrelli A, Chiandetti A, Poverini R, Aragona C. Preferential location of sex chromosomes, their aneuploidy in human sperm, and their role in determining sex chromosome aneuploidy in embryos after ICSI. Hum Reprod. 2002 Feb;17(2):320-4.

15: Sbracia M, Torroni A, Sellitto D, Micara G, Morgia F, Aragona C: Paternal Mitochondria in human preembryos. Reproductive Technologies 2001, 10(6): 318-23.

16: Manna C, Rienzi L, Greco E, Sbracia M, Rahman A, Poverini R, Siracusa G, De Felici M. Zona pellucida solubility and cortical granule complements in human oocytes following assisted reproductive techniques. Zygote. 2001 Aug;9(3):201-10.

17: Anselmo AP, Cavalieri E, Aragona C, Sbracia M, Funaro D, Maurizi Enrici R. Successful pregnancies following an egg donation program in women with previously treated Hodgkin's disease. Haematologica. 2001 Jun;86(6):624-8.

18: Zupi E, Sbracia M, Marconi D, Alo P, Atzei G, Brazolin T, Arduini D, Romanini C. TNFalpha expression in hyperplastic endometrium. Am J Reprod Immunol. 2000 Sep;44(3):153-9. Erratum in: Am J Reprod Immunol 2001 Mar;45(3):190.

19: Zupi E, Marconi D, Sbracia M, Solima E, Zullo F, Dauri M, Romanini C. Is local anesthesia an affordable alternative to general anesthesia for minilaparoscopy? J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparosc. 2000 Feb;7(1):111-4.

20: Zupi E, Sbracia M, Marconi D, Zullo F, Santi K, Solima E, Romanini C. Pain mapping during minilaparoscopy in infertile patients without pathology. J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparosc. 1999 Feb;6(1):51-4.

21: Scarpellini F, Mastrone M, Sbracia M, Scarpellini L. Serum CA 125 and first trimester abortion. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 1995 Jun;49(3):259-64.

22: Ozcan T, Sbracia M, d'Ancona RL, Copel JA, Mari G. Arterial and venous Doppler velocimetry in the severely growth-restricted fetus and associations with adverse perinatal outcome. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 1998 Jul;12(1):39-44.]

23: Torroni A, D'Urbano L, Rengo C, Scozzari R, Sbracia M, Manna C, Cavazzini C, Sellitto D. Intracytoplasmic injection of spermatozoa does not appear to alter the mode of mitochondrial DNA inheritance. Hum Reprod. 1998 Jun;13(6):1747-9.

24: Sbracia M, Grasso J, Sayme N, Stronk J, Huszar G. Hyaluronic acid substantially increases the retention of motility in cryopreserved/thawed human spermatozoa. Hum Reprod. 1997 Sep;12(9):1949-54.

25: Sbracia M, Zupi E, Alo P, Manna C, Marconi D, Scarpellini F, Grasso JA, Di Tondo U, Romanini C. Differential expression of IGF-I and IGF-II in eutopic and ectopic endometria of women with endometriosis and in women without endometriosis. Am J Reprod Immunol. 1997 Apr;37(4):326-9.

26: Huszar G, Sbracia M, Vigue L, Miller DJ, Shur BD. Sperm plasma membrane remodeling during spermiogenetic maturation in men: relationship among plasma membrane beta 1,4-galactosyltransferase, cytoplasmic creatine phosphokinase, and creatine phosphokinase isoform ratios. Biol Reprod. 1997 Apr;56(4):1020-4.

27: Sbracia M, Scarpellini F, Mastrone M, Grasso JA. HLA antigen sharing in Italian couples in which women were affected by gestational trophoblastic tumors. Am J Reprod Immunol. 1996 Mar;35(3):252-5.

28: Sbracia M, Mastrone M, Scarpellini F, Grasso JA. Influence of histocompatibility antigens in recurrent spontaneous abortion couples and on their reproductive performances. Am J Reprod Immunol. 1996 Feb;35(2):85-92.

29: Scarpellini F, Mastrone M, Sbracia M, Scarpellini L. Serum lipoperoxide level variations in normal and luteal phase defect cycles. Gynecol Obstet Invest. 1996;42(1):28-30.

30: Sbracia M, Sayme N, Grasso J, Vigue L, Huszar G. Sperm function and choice of preparation media: comparison of Percoll and Accudenz discontinuous density gradients. J Androl. 1996 Jan-Feb;17(1):61-7.

31: Sbracia S, Cozza G, Grasso JA, Mastrone M, Scarpellini F. Semen parameters and sperm morphology in men in unexplained recurrent spontaneous abortion, before and during a 3 year follow-up period. Hum Reprod. 1996 Jan;11(1):117-20.

32: Sbracia M, Scarpellini F, Lalwani S, Grasso JA, Scarpellini L. Possible use of an unusual HLA antigen to select trophoblast cells from the maternal circulation to perform early prenatal diagnosis. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 1994 Sep 7;731:170-4.

33: Scarpellini F, Scarpellini L, Sbracia M, Curto C. Effectiveness of a cephalosporin, cefotetan, in inhibition of uterine matrix metalloproteinases by a non-antibacterial mechanism. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 1994 Sep 6;732:495-6.

34: Scarpellini F, Sbracia M, Scarpellini L. Psychological stress and lipoperoxidation in miscarriage. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 1994 Feb 18;709:210-3.

35: Nicotra M, Muttinelli C, Sbracia M, Rolfi G, Passi S. Blood levels of lipids, lipoperoxides, vitamin E and glutathione peroxidase in women with habitual abortion. Gynecol Obstet Invest. 1994;38(4):223-6.

36: Trabace S, Nicotra M, Cappellacci S, Morellini M, Muttinelli C, Sbracia M, Di Prima MA, Masala C. HLA-DR and DQ antigens and anticardiolipin antibodies in women with recurrent

spontaneous abortions. Am J Reprod Immunol. 1991 Dec;26(4):147-9.

37: Scarpellini F, Lufino R, Benvenuto P, Scarpellini L, Sbracia M. Efficacy of biochemical vs biological monitoring during the "timing" of the chorionic gonadotropin administration in FSH and HMG stimulated cycles. Acta Eur Fertil. 1991 Nov-Dec;22(6):329-32.