Direct effects of progesterone and antiprogesterone on human sperm hyperactivated motility and acrosome reaction.

@article{Uhler1992DirectEO,
  title={Direct effects of progesterone and antiprogesterone on human sperm hyperactivated motility and acrosome reaction.},
  author={Meike L. Uhler and Andrew Leung and Selina S Y Chan and Christina Wang},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={1992},
  volume={58 6},
  pages={
          1191-8
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To study the direct effects of progesterone (P) and its antagonist RU486 (mifepristone) on sperm hyperactivation (HA) and acrosome reaction. DESIGN Prospective evaluation of semen samples incubated in capacitation media with P and/or RU486. SETTING University-affiliated tertiary care center. PATIENTS Normal healthy volunteers. INTERVENTIONS Semen samples were incubated in media with P or RU486 alone or in combination, and aliquots were taken at 10 minutes, 1, 5, and 24 hours… CONTINUE READING
BETA

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 39 CITATIONS

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…