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Two independent groups of researchers have identified distinct roles for two proteins in a family of proteins known as PLA2s as crucial for sperm function and fertility in mice.
Most of us probably think of sperm as rather active little cells, swimming with quick movements of their "tail" or flagella.
A new paper in the February 15th issue of Genes & Development lends novel insight into the cellular changes that occur in sperm while they reside in the female reproductive tract â€“ providing a new understanding of the molecular genetics of successful fertilization.
New research has shown that combinations of chemicals found in everyday products and food have subtle but potentially damaging effects on sperm fertility.