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Douglas T. Carrell, Ph.D., H.C.L.D.

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Clinical Details

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(801) 581-3740 Andrology & IVF Laboratories
675 Arapeen Drive , Suite 201
Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Bio

Doug Carrell received his Ph.D. degree in reproductive physiology from the University of Utah in 1995, after receiving a M.S. degree in cellular and developmental biology from Brigham Young University. Dr. Carrell has worked in the area of research and treatment of human infertility for 30 years. Dr. Carrell is the clinical laboratory director of the In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) and Andrology laboratories at the University of Utah, and also directs a number of post-doctoral fellows, Ph.D. graduate students, and research personnel. Dr. Carrell is an international leader in the field of research into genetic aspects of male infertility and early embryogenesis. He has authored more than 150 research papers and book chapters, and has edited 5 medical books related to infertility. Dr. Carrell is a frequent invited speaker at national and international medical and research meetings, and is the Co Editor-in-Chief of Andrology. Dr. Carrell is married and has 5 children. In his free time, Dr. Carrell is an avid marathoner, having completed more than one hundred marathons throughout the world.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Surgery - Professor
Human Genetics - Adjunct Professor
Obstetrics/Gynecology - Adjunct Assistant Professor
Academic Divisions General OB/GYN
Urology

Academic Profile

Research Interests

  • Genetics of Male Infertility
  • Potential Causes and Solutions to Abnormal Embryo Development
  • In Vitro Maturation of Oocytes and Follicles

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Surgery - Professor
Human Genetics - Adjunct Professor
Obstetrics/Gynecology - Adjunct Assistant Professor
Academic Divisions General OB/GYN
Urology

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 581-3740 Urology
School of Medicine
Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Academic Bio

Doug Carrell received his Ph.D. degree in reproductive physiology from the University of Utah in 1995, after receiving a M.S. degree in cellular and developmental biology from Brigham Young University. Dr. Carrell has worked in the area of research and treatment of human infertility for 30 years. Dr. Carrell is the clinical laboratory director of the In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) and Andrology laboratories at the University of Utah, and also directs a number of post-doctoral fellows, Ph.D. graduate students, and research personnel. Dr. Carrell is an international leader in the field of research into genetic aspects of male infertility and early embryogenesis. He has authored more than 150 research papers and book chapters, and has edited 5 medical books related to infertility. Dr. Carrell is a frequent invited speaker at national and international medical and research meetings, and is the Co Editor-in-Chief of Andrology. Dr. Carrell is married and has 5 children. In his free time, Dr. Carrell is an avid marathoner, having completed more than one hundred marathons throughout the world.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Doctoral Training University of Utah
Ph.D.
Graduate Training Brigham Young University
Biology
M.S.
Undergraduate Brigham Young University
Zoology
B.S.

Publications

Selected Provider Publications

Journal Article

  1. GeSQ, Griffin J, Liu L, Aston KI, Simon L, Jenkins TG, Emery BR, Carrell DT (2013). Association of single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in Pygo2 coding gene with Idiopathic Oligozoospermia and azoospermia. Hereditas, 35(5), 616-622.
  2. Racowsky C, Carrell D (2012). Safety, Efficacy, and Complexities in the ART Laboratory. Semin Reprod Med, 30(3), 165-6.
  3. Carrell DT and Raiper-De Meyts E (2012). A new era of "Andrology". Andrology, 1, 1-2.
  4. Aston KI, Hunt SC, Susser E, Kimura M, Factor-Litvak P, Carrell DT, Aviv A (2012). Divergence of sperm and leukocyte age-dependent telomere dynamics: Implications for male-driven evolution of telomere length in humans. Mol Hum Reprod, Nov. 18(11), 517-522.
  5. Platts AE, Lalancette C, Emery BR, Carrell DT, Krawetz SA (2010). Disease progression and solid tumor survival: a transcriptome decoherence model. Mol Cell Probes, 24(1), 53-60.
  6. Liu L, Aoki VW, Carrell DT (2008). Evaluation of the developmental competence and chromosomal compliment of mouse oocytes derived from in-vitro growth and maturation of preantral follicles. J Assist Reprod Genet, 25(2-3), 107-13.
  7. Emery BR, Miller RL, Carrell DT (2001). Hamster oocyte membrane potential and ion permeability vary with preantral cumulus cell attachment and developmental stage. BMC Dev Biol, 1(1), 14.

Book

  1. Schlegel PN, Fauser B, Carrell DT, Racowsky C (2013). Biennial Review of Infertility. (Vol. 3). New York: Springer.
  2. Carrell DT, Aston KI (2013). Methods in Molecular Biology: Spermatogenesis: Methods and Protocols. New York: Humana Press.
  3. Carrell DT (2013). Paternal Influences on Human Reproductive Success. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials

  • FAZST
    Keywords: Fertility, reproductive medicine, pregnancy outcomes, folic acid and zinc supplementation trial, semen quality, infertility
    Status: Recruiting Principal Investigator: Matthew Peterson

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