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Pierre Miron

Pierre Miron, MD Ph.D.

Centre de procreation FERTILYS

1000, montée des Pionniers

Bureau 320

Terrebonne (QC)

J6V 1S8 

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Telephone : (450) 657-1313 Ext 2266

Fax: (450) 657-1809

Field of research:

Procréation assistée

 

  • Fécondation in vitro
  • Stimulation ovarienne
  • Insémination artificielle
  • Micro-injection

 

Dépistage prénatal

 

  • Dépistage prénatal du 1er trimestre
  • Échographie foetale
  • Diagnostic prénatal

 

Fertilité / Infertilité

 

  • Bilan de base du couple
  • Documentation / Investigation (fausses couches)
  • Spermogramme
  • Hystérosalpingographie
  • Hystérosalpingosonographie

 

Publications:

Miron P, Lemieux MC, Granger L et al. Association of ureaplasma urealyticum and sperm antibodies in cervical mucus. Fertil Steril 42:169, 1984.

Taylor P, Miron P, Livingston R, Jarrell J. In vitro fertilization: concepts and controversies. Symposium. Contemporary Ob/Gyn 5:30, 1988.

Miron P, Hay DL, Johnston I, McKenna M, McBain JD. Midcycle changes of 17-OH-Progesterone levels in women superovulated with Clomiphene Citrate and hMG for in vitro fertilization. Fertil Steril 49:843, 1988.

Royere D, Hamamah S, Miron P, Nicolle JC, Lansac J. Relations entre les altérations chromatiniennes lors de la congélation du sperme humain et les événements précoces de la fécondation in vitro. Fertil Contracep Sexualité, 18:532, 1990.

Letendre ED, Roberts KD, Miron P, Langlais J. Platelet-activating factor acetylhydrolase activity in human semen. Fertil Steril 47:193, 1992.

Hemmings R, Langlais J, Falcone T, Bourque J, Granger L, Miron P, Guyda H. Human embryos produce transforming growth factors ? and insulin like growth factors II. Fertil Steril 58:101, 1992.

Miron P, Dizazzo A, Auger E, St-Michel P, Faucher G, Langlais J, Granger L. Évaluation de la phase lutéale selon quatre méthodes diagnostiques de l'ovulation.  SOGC Journal, 1992.

Tulandi T, Miron P, Leung P, Jarrel J. Oocyte donation: a proposed guideline of the Canadian fertility and Andrology Society. SOGC Journal, 1992.

Hamanah S, Royere D, Miron P, Nicolle JC, Lansac J. Human sperm chromatin alterations after freezing-thawing and in vitro fertilization. In: Comparative spermatology 20 years after. Ed. B. Bacette, Serono Symposia Publications, Ravin Press 75, 1101 pp 899-903, 1992.

Hemmings R, Miron P, Falcone T, Bourque J, Lepage N, Langlais J. Platelet activating factor acetylhydrolase activity and peritoneal fluid of women with endometriosis. Obstet Gynecol 1993, 81;276-9.

Falcone T, Miron P, Granger L, Bourque J, Hemmings R. Polycystic ovarian syndrome. Current problems in Obstet and Gynecol 1993, XVI:65-95.

Lepage N, Miron P, Hemmings R, Roberts KD, Langlais J. Distribution of lysophospholipids and metabolism of platelet-activating factor in human follicular and peritoneal fluids. J Reprod Fertil 1993, 98:349-56.

Lachapelle MH, Miron P, Hemmings R, Falcone T, Granger L, Bourque J, Perreault C, Langlais J. Embryonic resistance to tumour necrosis factor-? mediated cytotoxicity: novel mechanism underlying maternal immunological tolerance to the fetal allograft. Human Reprod 1993, 8:1032-38.

Lachapelle MH, Bouzayen R, Langlais J, Jarvi K., Bourque J, and Miron P. Effect of lysoplatelet-activating factor on human sperm fertilizing hability. Fertil Steril 1993, 59:863-68.

Pagidas K, Hemmings R, Falcone T, and Miron P. The effect of antisperm autoantibodies in male or female partners undergoing in vitro fertilization - embryo transfer. Fertil Steril 1994, 62:363-69.

Hemmings R, Lachapelle MH, Falcone T, Miron P, Ward L, Guyda H. Effect of follicular fluid supplementation on the in vitro development of human pre-embryos. Fertil Steril 1994, 62:1018-21.

Hemmings R, and Miron P. Release of Growth Factors by Human Embyros. SOGC Journal, October 1995.

Hemmings R, Falcone T, and Miron P. Embryo quality assessment. SOGC Journal 1995, April:372-5.

Lachapelle MH, Miron P, Hemmings R, Baron C, Roy DC. Flowcytometric characterization of hematopoietic cells in non pregnant human endometrium. Am J Reprod Immunol 1996, 35:5-13.

Lachapelle MH, Miron P, Hemmings R, Roy DC. Endometrial T, B and NK cells in patients with repetitive abortions: Altered profile and pregnancy outcome. J. Immunol 1996, 156:4027-34.

Pagidas K, Falcone T, Hemmings R, and Miron P. Comparison of repoeration for moderate (stage III) and severe (stage IV) endometriosis-related infertility with in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer. Fertility and Sterility 1996, 65:791-5.

Lachapelle MH, Hemmings R, Roy DC, Falcone T, and Miron P. Flow-Cytometric Evaluation of Leukocyte Subpopulations in the Folicular Fluids of Infertile Patients. Fertil Steril 1996, 65:1135-40.

Pagidas K, Falcone T, Hemmings R, and Miron P. Abstract from article “Comparison of reoperation for moderate (stage III) and severe (stage IV) endometriosis-related infertility with in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer”, published in Fertility and Sterility 1996, 65:791-5.

OB/GYN DIGEST (Netherlands) 1997

Marcoux S, Maheux R, Bérubé S and The Canadian Collaborative Group on Endometriosis (for one Miron P). “Laparoscopic Surgery in infertile women with minimal or mild endometriosis”. The New England Journal of Medicine 1997, volume 337, 4:217-222.

Yang Z, Miron P and Goff A . “Maturation In vitro of bovine and human oocytes in a chemically defined medium supplemented with EGF”. Proceedings of the 10th World Congress of In Vitro Fertilization And Assisted Reproduction, Monduzzi Editor 1997, p. 175-178.

Yang Z., Miron P, Gu Z, Smitz J, Cortvrindt R, Van Steirteghem A and Goff A. “Two-dimensional analysis of protein synthesis during meiotic maturation of bovine and human oocytes”. Proceedings of the 10th World Congress of In Vitro Fertilization And Assisted Reproduction, Monduzzi Editor 1997, p.349-352.

Yang Z, St-Jean D, Ward L and Miron P. “Viable pregnancies following transfer of one, two or three ICSI embryos”. Proceedings of the 10th World Congress of In vitro Fertilization and Assisted Reproduction, Monduzzi Editor 1997, p. 841-845.

Miron P, Casper R. “Comparison between HP-FSH and hMG for superovulation in women undergoing in vitro fertilization”. Journal SOGC, March 1998, Volume 20, Number 3, pp 283-288.

Miron P and Lambert J. Letter to the Editor concerning the article published in the Journal SOGC (volume 20 : 139-147, 1998) by Vilos & al « Economic evaluation of in vitro fertilization-embryo transfert (IVF-ET) and neosalpingostomy for bilateral tubal obstruction », Journal SOGC, September 1998, Volume 20, Number 10, pp 927-928.

Martin R, Nisker J, Daya S, Miron P and Parish B, Joint Report Canadian Fertility and Andrologie Society / Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada, presented to the members of the those comittees on January 1998 and adopted in April 1998. Journal SOGC, November 1998, Volume 20, Number 13, pp 1235-1241.

Martin R, Nisker J, Daya S, Miron P and Parish B, Joint Report Canadian Fertility and Andrologie Society / Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada, Policy Statement Ethical Issues in Assisted Reproduction – Sperm sorting for Medical and Non-medical Reasons. Journal SOGC, January 1999, Volume 21, Number 1, pp 67-74.

Martin R, Nisker J, Daya S, Miron P and Parish B, Joint Report Canadian Fertility and Andrologie Society / Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada, Policy Statement Ethical Issues in Assisted Reproduction – Oocyte Transfer : Sources of Oocytes and the Nature of the Exchange. Journal SOGC, February 1999, Volume 21, Number 2, pp 175-182.

Martin R, Nisker J, Daya S, Miron P and Parish B, Joint Report Canadian Fertility and Andrologie Society / Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada, Policy Statement Ethical Issues in Assisted Reproduction – Disposition of Frozen Embryos. Journal SOGC, March 1999, Volume 21, Number 3, pp 275-285.

Martin R, Nisker J, Daya S, Miron P and Parish B, Joint Report Canadian Fertility and Andrologie Society / Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada, Policy Statement Ethical Issues in Assisted Reproduction – Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection. Journal SOGC, April 1999, Volume 21, Number 4, pp 369-375.

Gosselin D, Shazand K, Miron P, Lavoie HB, Domin M, Hugo P. “ Insights into the psysiopathology of endometriosis – novel diagnostic and therapeutic approchaes “. Current Opinion in Oncologic, Endocrine & Metabolic Investigational Drugs, 1999(1), pp 31-43.

Martin R, Nisker J, Daya S, Miron P and Parish B, Joint Report Canadian Fertility and Andrologie Society / Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada, Policy Statement Ethical Issues in Assisted Reproduction – Social Screening and Reproductive Technologies. Journal SOGC, May 1999, Volume 21, Number 5, pp 456-460.

Martin R, Nisker J, Daya S, Miron P and Parish B, Joint Report Canadian Fertility and Andrologie Society / Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada, Policy Statement Ethical Issues in Assisted Reproduction – Medical and Genetic Screening of Sperm, Oocyte and Embryo Providers. Journal SOGC, May 1999, Volume 21, Number 5, pp 462-466.

Pinheiro R, Bénard F, Mauffette F, Lambert J and Miron P. Effectiveness of ICSI/MESA/PESA for severe male infertility compared to conventional IVF for complete tubal occlusion in women . Canadian Medical Association Journal, November 1999, Volume 161 (11), pp. 1397-1412.

BenKhalifa M, Frydman N, Tachdjian G, Olivennes F, Miron P, Melançon SB, Frydman R, Hamamah S. Diagnostic génétique pré et post-implantatoire par Hybridation in situ multifluorecente et PCR multiplexe : Indications et Troubles Shooting. JTA 2000, 1, 715-721.

Miron P, Talbot S, Rivard M & Lambert J. « Effectiveness of IVF for Unexplained Infertility and Minimal to Mild Endometriosis-Associated Infertility ». Journal SOGC, February 2001, Volume 23, Number 2, pp. 127-131.

Goff AK, Yang Z, Cortvrindt R, Smitz J and Miron P. Protein synthesis during maturation of bovine oocytes, effect of epidermal growth factor. Reprod Domest Anim 2001 Feb;36(1):19-24.

Benkhalifa M, Mercier S, Miron P, Hallahan T, Macrie J, Melançon SB. Implementation of Prenatal screening Program using maternal dried blood. Editions AGPA, ISBN 2-86911-663-3, 2001, 67-75.

Ali A, Benkhalifa M and Miron P. In Vitro Maturation of oocytes: Biological Aspects. Reprod Biomed Online. 2006 Sep;13(3):437-46.

A Ali, T Virirak Kattygnarath, M Benkhalifa, P Miron. Essential role of platelet activating factor in male reproduction: a review. Reprod BioMed Online. 2007 Feb: 14(2) 250-5

Miron P, Coté YP, Lambert J. Effect of maternal smoking on prenatal screening for Down syndrome and trisomy 18 in the first trimester of pregnancy. Prenat Diagn. 2008 Feb 8;28(3):180-185 .

Miron P, Coté YP, Lambert J. Nuchal translucency thresholds in prenatal screening of Down syndrome and trisomy 18. J Obstet Gynaecol Can. 2009 Mar;31(3):227-35

Miron P, Lambert J, Marcil A, Cowans NJ, Stamatopoulou A and Spencer K.. Maternal plasma levels of follistatin-related gene protein in the first trimester of pregnancies with Down syndrome. Prenat Diagn 2010 Mar;30(3):224-8

Miron P. First trimester stepwise sequential prenatal screening test for Down Syndrome using NT and maternal age. Prenat Diagn 2011 (accepted for publication, in production)