Nephro-Urology Monthly

Published by: Kowsar

Alcohol Consumption and Polymorphism of XRCC1 Gene: Two Serious Dangers for Males’ Fertility

Sayed Alireza Mirsane 1 and Nasrin Oraei 2 , *
Authors Information
1 Surgical Technologist, Kashan University of Medical Sciences, Kashan, IR Iran
2 Lecturer of Education Office, Esfahan, Iran
Article information
  • Nephro-Urology Monthly: March 2017, 9 (2); e13145
  • Published Online: January 25, 2017
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: December 1, 2016
  • Revised: January 9, 2017
  • Accepted: January 18, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/numonthly.44424

To Cite: Mirsane S A, Oraei N. Alcohol Consumption and Polymorphism of XRCC1 Gene: Two Serious Dangers for Males’ Fertility, Nephro-Urol Mon. 2017 ; 9(2):e13145. doi: 10.5812/numonthly.44424.

Copyright © 2017, Nephrology and Urology Research Center. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License ( which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
  • 1. Ahmadnia H, Akhavan Rezayat A, Hoseyni M, Sharifi N, Khajedalooee M, Akhavan Rezayat A. Short-Period Influence of Chronic Morphine Exposure on Serum Levels of Sexual Hormones and Spermatogenesis in Rats. Nephrourol Mon. 2016; 8(4): 38052[DOI][PubMed]
  • 2. Mirsane SA, Shafagh S. The Relationship Between XRCC1 Arg399Gln Polymorphism, Alcohol Consumption and Colorectal Cancer: One of the Alcohol Forbidding Reasons in Islam. Gene Cell Tissue. 2016; 3(3): 40607[DOI]
  • 3. Wu W, Wu Y, Wang M, Zhang D. Meta-analysis of the association between the XRCC1 gene R399Q polymorphism and colorectal cancer: an update. Int J Colorectal Dis. 2013; 28(10): 1453-4[DOI][PubMed]
  • 4. Gu AH, Liang J, Lu NX, Wu B, Xia YK, Lu CC, et al. Association of XRCC1 gene polymorphisms with idiopathic azoospermia in a Chinese population. Asian J Androl. 2007; 9(6): 781-6[DOI][PubMed]
  • 5. Ji G, Gu A, Zhu P, Xia Y, Zhou Y, Hu F, et al. Joint effects of XRCC1 polymorphisms and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons exposure on sperm DNA damage and male infertility. Toxicol Sci. 2010; 116(1): 92-8[DOI][PubMed]
  • 6. Zheng LR, Wang XF, Zhou DX, Zhang J, Huo YW, Tian H. Association between XRCC1 single-nucleotide polymorphisms and infertility with idiopathic azoospermia in northern Chinese Han males. Reprod Biomed Online. 2012; 25(4): 402-7[DOI][PubMed]
  • 7. Gu A, Ji G, Liang J, Xia Y, Lu N, Wu B, et al. DNA repair gene XRCC1 and XPD polymorphisms and the risk of idiopathic azoospermia in a Chinese population. Int J Mol Med. 2007; 20(5): 743-7[PubMed]
  • 8. Marzband S, Mashayekhi F, Salehi Z, Bahadori MH. Association of Arg399Gln Polymorphism of XRCC1 with Idiopathic Male Infertility in Guilan Province. Arak Med Uni J. 2015; 18(7): 85-91
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:



Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments