Publications by authors named "Joe Simpson"

100Publications

Preterm birth: A clinical enigma and a worldwide public health concern.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2020 07;150(1):1-2

Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Miami, USA.

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July 2020

Preimplantation genetic testing to reduce preterm births in assisted reproductive technology.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2020 Jul;150(1):34-40

Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA.

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July 2020

Before the beginning: the genetic risk of a couple aiming to conceive.

Fertil Steril 2019 10;112(4):622-630

Department of Human and Medical Genetics, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Miami, Florida; Reproductive Genetic Innovation, Northbrook, Illinois.

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October 2019

Current Controversies in Prenatal Diagnosis 3: Gene editing should replace embryo selection following PGD.

Prenat Diagn 2019 04;39(5):344-350

Department Obstetrics and Gynecology, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA.

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April 2019

Can Pregnancies Be Achieved in Premature Ovarian Insufficiency?

Reprod Sci 2019 02;26(2):157-158

1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA.

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February 2019

Prenatal genetic testing and treatment for congenital adrenal hyperplasia.

Fertil Steril 2019 01;111(1):21-23

Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Miami, Florida; Reproductive Genetic Innovations, LLC, Northbrook, Illinois.

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January 2019

Gaze following in an asocial reptile (Eublepharis macularius).

Anim Cogn 2019 Mar 22;22(2):145-152. Epub 2018 Dec 22.

School of Environment and Life Sciences, University of Salford, Peel Building, Salford, M5 4WT, UK.

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March 2019

Preface.

Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 2018 Oct 28;52:1-2. Epub 2018 Oct 28.

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October 2018

Forty years of IVF.

Fertil Steril 2018 07;110(2):185-324.e5

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH; Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL; Former Scientific Director/Chief Scientific Officer (2004-2016), American Society for Reproductive Medicine, Birmingham, AL.

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July 2018

Commentary re: Causes and estimated incidences of sex-chromosome misdiagnosis in preimplantation genetic diagnosis of aneuploidy.

Reprod Biomed Online 2016 11 31;33(5):585-586. Epub 2016 Aug 31.

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis International Society (PGDIS), Chicago, IL, USA; Reproductive Genetics Innovation, Inc. (RGI), Chicago, IL, USA.

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November 2016

The Olympic Games and Athletic Sex Assignment.

JAMA 2016 Oct;316(13):1359-1360

Human Cancer Genetics Program, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Ohio State University, Columbus.

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October 2016

Preimplantation diagnosis and other modern methods for prenatal diagnosis.

J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 2017 01 21;165(Pt A):124-130. Epub 2016 Apr 21.

Florida International University, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, 11200 SW 8th Street, AHC2 667, USA; Reproductive Genetics Innovation, 2910 MacArthur Blvd., Northbrook, IL 60062, USA.

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January 2017

Genetics of primary ovarian insufficiency: new developments and opportunities.

Hum Reprod Update 2015 Nov-Dec;21(6):787-808. Epub 2015 Aug 4.

Center for Reproductive Medicine, Shandong Provincial Hospital, Shandong University, National Research Center for Assisted Reproductive Technology and Reproductive Genetics, The Key Laboratory for Reproductive Endocrinology of Ministry of Education, Shandong Provincial Key Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Jinan 250001, China Renji Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai 200127, China

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May 2016

CSB-PGBD3 Mutations Cause Premature Ovarian Failure.

PLoS Genet 2015 Jul 28;11(7):e1005419. Epub 2015 Jul 28.

Center for Reproductive Medicine, Shandong Provincial Hospital Affiliated to Shandong University, National Research Center for Assisted Reproductive Technology and Reproductive Genetics, The Key Laboratory for Reproductive Endocrinology of Ministry of Education, Jinan, China; Renji Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China.

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July 2015

Chromosome territory repositioning induced by PHA-activation of lymphocytes: A 2D and 3D appraisal.

Mol Cytogenet 2015 3;8:47. Epub 2015 Jul 3.

Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199 USA ; Biomolecular Sciences Institute, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199 USA.

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July 2015

Improving assisted reproductive technology pregnancy rates: excluding aneuploid and interrogating euploid embryos.

Fertil Steril 2015 Sep 29;104(3):557-8. Epub 2015 Jun 29.

Reproductive Genetics Innovations, Northbrook, Illinois.

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September 2015

Reproducing genetics.

Genet Med 2015 Jun;17(6):512-4

March of Dimes Foundation, White Plains, New York, USA.

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June 2015

Cell-free DNA versus intact fetal cells for prenatal genetic diagnostics: what does the future hold?

Expert Rev Mol Diagn 2015 31;15(8):989-98. Epub 2015 May 31.

Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, 622 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA.

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April 2016

Spatial positioning of all 24 chromosomes in the lymphocytes of six subjects: evidence of reproducible positioning and spatial repositioning following DNA damage with hydrogen peroxide and ultraviolet B.

PLoS One 2015 10;10(3):e0118886. Epub 2015 Mar 10.

Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, United States of America; Biomolecular Sciences Institute, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, United States of America.

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January 2016

Nonsense mutation of EMX2 is potential causative for uterus didelphysis: first molecular explanation for isolated incomplete müllerian fusion.

Fertil Steril 2015 Mar 7;103(3):769-74.e2. Epub 2015 Jan 7.

Center for Reproductive Medicine, Provincial Hospital Affiliated to Shandong University, National Research Center for Assisted Reproductive Technology and Reproductive Genetics, Key Laboratory for Reproductive Endocrinology of Ministry of Education, Shandong Provincial Key Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Jinan, People's Republic of China; Center for Reproductive Medicine, Renji Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai Key Laboratory for Assisted Reproduction and Reproductive Genetics, Shanghai, People's Republic of China. Electronic address:

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March 2015

Transcription factor SOHLH1 potentially associated with primary ovarian insufficiency.

Fertil Steril 2015 Feb 17;103(2):548-53.e5. Epub 2014 Dec 17.

Center for Reproductive Medicine, Provincial Hospital Affiliated to Shandong University, National Research Center for Assisted Reproductive Technology and Reproductive Genetics, The Key Laboratory for Reproductive Endocrinology of Ministry of Education, Shandong Provincial Key Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Jinan, People's Republic of China; Renji Hospital, School of Medicine, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, People's Republic of China. Electronic address:

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February 2015

FMR1 premutation is an uncommon explanation for premature ovarian failure in Han Chinese.

PLoS One 2014 22;9(7):e103316. Epub 2014 Jul 22.

Center for Reproductive Medicine, Shandong Provincial Hospital Affiliated to Shandong University, Shandong University, National Research Center for Assisted Reproductive Technology and Reproductive Genetics, The Key laboratory for Reproductive Endocrinology of Ministry of Education, Shandong Provincial Key Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Jinan, China; Renji Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China.

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November 2015

Genetics of female infertility due to anomalies of the ovary and mullerian ducts.

Methods Mol Biol 2014 ;1154:39-73

Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th Street, AHC2 693, Miami, FL, 33199, USA,

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December 2014

Birth defects and assisted reproductive technologies.

Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 2014 Jun 20;19(3):177-82. Epub 2014 Feb 20.

March of Dimes, 1275 Mamaroneck Avenue, White Plains, NY 10605, USA. Electronic address:

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June 2014

Novel variants in the SOHLH2 gene are implicated in human premature ovarian failure.

Fertil Steril 2014 Apr 10;101(4):1104-1109.e6. Epub 2014 Feb 10.

Center for Reproductive Medicine, Shandong Provincial Hospital, Shandong University, National Research Center for Assisted Reproductive Technology and Reproductive Genetics, The Key Laboratory for Reproductive Endocrinology of Ministry of Education, Shandong Provincial Key Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Jinan, People's Republic of China; Renji Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, People's Republic of China. Electronic address:

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April 2014

Ethnic specificity of variants of the ESR1, HK3, BRSK1 genes and the 8q22.3 locus: no association with premature ovarian failure (POF) in Serbian women.

Maturitas 2014 Jan 20;77(1):64-7. Epub 2013 Sep 20.

Center for Reproductive Medicine, Shandong Provincial Hospital, Shandong University, National Research Center for Assisted Reproductive Technology and Reproductive Genetics, The Key Laboratory for Reproductive Endocrinology of Ministry of Education, Shandong Provincial Key Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Jinan, China; Renji Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China. Electronic address:

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January 2014

Novel NR5A1 missense mutation in premature ovarian failure: detection in han chinese indicates causation in different ethnic groups.

PLoS One 2013 20;8(9):e74759. Epub 2013 Sep 20.

Center for Reproductive Medicine, Provincial Hospital Affiliated to Shandong University, National Research Center for Assisted Reproductive Technology and Reproductive Genetics, The Key laboratory for Reproductive Endocrinology of Ministry of Education, Shandong Provincial Key Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine, Jinan, China.

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May 2014

Preterm births in countries with a very high human development index - Authors' reply.

Lancet 2013 Apr;381(9875):1356-1357

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK; Saving Newborn Lives, Save the Children, London, UK. Electronic address:

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April 2013

Cell-free fetal DNA and maternal serum analytes for monitoring embryonic and fetal status.

Fertil Steril 2013 Mar;99(4):1124-34

March of Dimes Foundation, White Plains, New York 10605, USA.

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March 2013

Next-generation sequencing for preimplantation genetic diagnosis.

Fertil Steril 2013 Apr 13;99(5):1203-4. Epub 2013 Feb 13.

Research and Global Programs, March of Dimes Foundation, White Plains, New York, USA.

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April 2013

Prenatal diagnosis and 47,XXY.

Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 2013 Feb;163C(1):64-70

March of Dimes Foundation, White Plains, NY 10605, USA.

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February 2013

David L. Healy, M.D., Ph.D., 1948-2012.

Fertil Steril 2012 Oct;98(4):771-2

International Federation of Fertility Societies, Mount Royal, New Jersey, USA.

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October 2012

Invasive procedures for prenatal diagnosis: any future left?

Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 2012 Oct 30;26(5):625-38. Epub 2012 Jun 30.

March of Dimes Foundation, White Plains, NY 10605, United States.

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October 2012

Preimplantation genetic diagnosis to improve pregnancy outcomes in subfertility.

Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 2012 Dec 29;26(6):805-15. Epub 2012 Jun 29.

March of Dimes Foundation, White Plains, NY, USA.

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December 2012

Cytogenetic analysis of 531 Chinese women with premature ovarian failure.

Hum Reprod 2012 Jul 18;27(7):2201-7. Epub 2012 Apr 18.

Center for Reproductive Medicine, Provincial Hospital Affiliated to Shandong University, National Research Center for Assisted Reproductive Technology and Reproductive Genetics, 324 Jingwu Road, Jinan 250021, China.

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July 2012

Integration of microarray technology into prenatal diagnosis: counselling issues generated during the NICHD clinical trial.

Prenat Diagn 2012 Apr;32(4):396-400

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA.

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April 2012

Xq;autosome translocation in POF: Xq27.2 deletion resulting in haploinsufficiency for SPANX.

J Assist Reprod Genet 2012 Jan 10;29(1):63-6. Epub 2011 Nov 10.

Department of Obstetric and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility, Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA.

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January 2012

Association of 8q22.3 locus in Chinese Han with idiopathic premature ovarian failure (POF).

Hum Mol Genet 2012 Jan 11;21(2):430-6. Epub 2011 Oct 11.

Center for Reproductive Medicine, Provincial Hospital Affiliated to Shandong University, National Research Center for Assisted Reproductive Technology and Reproductive Genetics, The Key Laboratory for Reproductive Endocrinology of Ministry of Education, 324 Jingwu Road, Jinan 250021, China.

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January 2012

Novel non-invasive prenatal diagnosis as related to congenital adrenal hyperplasia.

Adv Exp Med Biol 2011 ;707:37-8

Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA.

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September 2011

Fetal surgery for myelomeningocele?

N Engl J Med 2011 Mar 9;364(11):1076-7. Epub 2011 Feb 9.

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March 2011

Moral attitudes and beliefs among couples pursuing PGD for sex selection.

Reprod Biomed Online 2010 Dec 26;21(7):838-47. Epub 2010 Sep 26.

Department of Bioethics, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA.

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December 2010

Are we ready for universal genetic screening?

Reprod Biomed Online 2010 Oct 1;21(4):437-9. Epub 2010 Sep 1.

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October 2010

Preimplantation genetic diagnosis at 20 years.

Prenat Diagn 2010 Jul;30(7):682-95

Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA.

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July 2010

Preface: Genetic screening and counseling.

Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 2010 Mar;37(1):xv-vi

Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Two Medical Park, Suite 208, Columbia, SC 29203, USA.

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March 2010

Children born after preimplantation genetic diagnosis show no increase in congenital anomalies.

Hum Reprod 2010 Jan;25(1):6-8

College of Medicine, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA.

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January 2010

Florida International University: development and accreditation of Miami's Public College of Medicine.

Acad Med 2009 Oct;84(10):1454-8

Florida International University College of Medicine, 11200 SW Eighth Street, HLS II 693, Miami, FL 33199, USA.

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October 2009

Mutation analysis of NOBOX homeodomain in Chinese women with premature ovarian failure.

Fertil Steril 2009 Apr 17;91(4 Suppl):1507-9. Epub 2008 Oct 17.

Center for Reproductive Medicine, Shandong Provincial Hospital affiliated to Shandong University, Jinan, People's Republic of China.

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April 2009

What next for preimplantation genetic screening? Randomized clinical trial in assessing PGS: necessary but not sufficient.

Hum Reprod 2008 Oct 9;23(10):2179-81. Epub 2008 Jul 9.

College of Medicine, Florida International University, Building HLS II, Room 672, Miami, FL 33315, USA.

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October 2008

Genetic and phenotypic heterogeneity in ovarian failure: overview of selected candidate genes.

Ann N Y Acad Sci 2008 ;1135:146-54

Florida International University, College of Medicine, Miami, FL 33199, USA.

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September 2008

Transcription factor FIGLA is mutated in patients with premature ovarian failure.

Am J Hum Genet 2008 Jun 22;82(6):1342-8. Epub 2008 May 22.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA.

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June 2008

Oocyte-specific G-protein-coupled receptor 3 (GPR3): no perturbations found in 82 women with premature ovarian failure (first report).

Fertil Steril 2008 Oct 22;90(4):1269-71. Epub 2007 Oct 22.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA.

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October 2008

NOBOX homeobox mutation causes premature ovarian failure.

Am J Hum Genet 2007 Sep 10;81(3):576-81. Epub 2007 Jul 10.

Center for Reproductive Medicine, Shandong Provincial Hospital of Shandong University, Jinan, China.

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September 2007

Detection of genomic imbalances by comparative genomic hybridization in Chinese fetuses with malformations.

Neuro Endocrinol Lett 2007 Aug;28(4):406-9

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Shandong Provincial Hospital of Shandong University, 324 Jing-Wu Road, Jinan 250021, China.

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August 2007

Analysis of LHX8 mutation in premature ovarian failure.

Fertil Steril 2008 Apr 10;89(4):1012-4. Epub 2007 Jul 10.

Center for Reproductive Medicine, Shandong Provincial Hospital of Shandong University, Jinan, China.

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April 2008

Elevated levels of total (maternal and fetal) beta-globin DNA in maternal blood from first trimester pregnancies with trisomy 21.

Hum Reprod 2007 Aug 21;22(8):2267-72. Epub 2007 Jun 21.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, 2450 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77054, USA.

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August 2007

Analyses of GDF9 mutation in 100 Chinese women with premature ovarian failure.

Fertil Steril 2007 Nov 7;88(5):1474-6. Epub 2007 May 7.

Center for Reproductive Medicine, Shandong Provincial Hospital, Shandong University, Jinan, China.

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November 2007

Mutation analysis of NANOS3 in 80 Chinese and 88 Caucasian women with premature ovarian failure.

Fertil Steril 2007 Nov 5;88(5):1465-7. Epub 2007 Apr 5.

Center for Reproductive Medicine, Shandong Provincial Hospital, Shandong University, Jinan, China.

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November 2007

Causes of fetal wastage.

Clin Obstet Gynecol 2007 Mar;50(1):10-30

Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA.

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March 2007

Growth differentiating factor-9 mutations may be associated with premature ovarian failure.

Fertil Steril 2007 Jan 6;87(1):143-6. Epub 2006 Dec 6.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA.

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January 2007

Quantification of total plasma cell-free DNA in ovarian cancer using real-time PCR.

Ann N Y Acad Sci 2006 Sep;1075:230-4

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, 6550 Fannin, Houston, Texas 77030, USA.

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September 2006

Hypoxia-induced membrane-bound apoptotic DNA particles: potential mechanism of fetal DNA in maternal plasma.

Ann N Y Acad Sci 2006 Sep;1075:57-62

Department of Immunology, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, Texas 77030, USA.

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September 2006

Quantity versus quality: optimal methods for cell-free DNA isolation from plasma of pregnant women.

Genet Med 2006 Oct;8(10):615-9

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77054, USA.

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October 2006

The FMR1 premutation and reproduction.

Fertil Steril 2007 Mar 30;87(3):456-65. Epub 2006 Oct 30.

Intramural Research Program, Section on Women's Health Research, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-1103, USA.

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March 2007

Recovery and amplification of placental RNA from dried maternal blood spots: utility for non-invasive prenatal diagnosis.

Reprod Biomed Online 2006 Oct;13(4):558-61

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA.

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October 2006

Circulating cell-free DNA: a novel biomarker for response to therapy in ovarian carcinoma.

Cancer Biol Ther 2006 Oct 26;5(10):1369-74. Epub 2006 Oct 26.

Department of Gynecologic Oncology, University of Texas, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77230-1439, USA.

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October 2006

Professional self-regulation for preimplantation genetic diagnosis: experience of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine and other professional societies.

Fertil Steril 2006 Jun 11;85(6):1653-60. Epub 2006 May 11.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA.

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June 2006

Endocervical fetal trophoblast for prenatal genetic diagnosis.

Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 2006 Apr;18(2):216-20

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA.

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April 2006

Genetic testing of embryos: a critical need for data.

Reprod Biomed Online 2005 Dec;11(6):667-70

Genetics and Public Policy Centre, Berman Bioethics Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Washington DC 20036, USA.

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December 2005