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Pills, shots, implants, vaccines: can the elusive sperm be reined in? Male contraceptive research extremely slow, but promising.

@article{1995PillsSI,
  title={Pills, shots, implants, vaccines: can the elusive sperm be reined in? Male contraceptive research extremely slow, but promising.},
  author={},
  journal={Contraceptive technology update},
  year={1995},
  volume={16 8},
  pages={
          93-8
        }
}
  • Published 1995
  • Medicine
  • Contraceptive technology update
  • Although it may be 20 years before a male contraceptive is marketed, researchers continue to explore various options. Part of the difficulty with male contraception is the fact that the oral contraceptives were so successful in women that they cornered the market. Another problem is that it is easier to control one egg per month than hundreds of millions of sperm cells each day. Another is that it is more expensive to do research on male than on female rats since the males require separate… CONTINUE READING