The overarching goal of this trial is to determine if an intervention comprising dietary folate and zinc supplementation improves semen quality and infertility treatment outcomes among couples undergoing infertility treatment. If efficacious and safe, such an intervention would have considerable public health impact and afford clinicians a simple and inexpensive treatment option for men with suboptimal semen quality. The following study objective underlie successful attainment of the overarching research goal.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Type
Research and Development Contracts (N01)
Project #
275201200007C-2-0-1
Application #
8685842
Study Section
Project Start
2012-05-07
Project End
2013-06-30
Budget Start
Budget End
Support Year
Fiscal Year
2013
Total Cost
$1,808,571
Indirect Cost
Name
University of Utah
Department
Type
DUNS #
009095365
City
Salt Lake City
State
UT
Country
United States
Zip Code
84112