Dexamethasone reduces acrosin activity of ram spermatozoa.

@article{Tsantarliotou2002DexamethasoneRA,
  title={Dexamethasone reduces acrosin activity of ram spermatozoa.},
  author={Maria P Tsantarliotou and Ioannis A Taitzoglou and Panagiotis Goulas and N. A. Kokolis},
  journal={Andrologia},
  year={2002},
  volume={34 3},
  pages={
          188-93
        }
}
The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of dexamethasone on acrosin activity of spermatozoa in Chios rams during autumn (breeding season for sheep in Greece), in correlation with possible changes in blood testosterone. Dexamethasone was administered in four equal consecutive intramuscular injections, one every four hours (total dose: 3 mg kg(-1)). Total acrosin activity was determined in semen samples collected 48 h before and on the 4th and 7th day and thereafter once every week… CONTINUE READING

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