The effect of oleanolic acid on sperm motion characteristics and fertility of male Wistar rats

@article{Mdhluli2002TheEO,
  title={The effect of oleanolic acid on sperm motion characteristics and fertility of male Wistar rats},
  author={Mongezi Mdhluli and Gerhard van der Horst},
  journal={Laboratory Animals},
  year={2002},
  volume={36},
  pages={432 - 437}
}
The study was designed to examine the effect of oleanolic acid on cauda epididymal sperm motion using a computer-aided sperm analysis system and to elucidate the relationship between sperm motion and fertility, as a tool for contraceptive studies. Oleanolic acid-polyvinylpyrrollidone suspension was orally administered to adult male Wistar rats for 30 days, followed by a 14-day drug withdrawal from half of the rats in the group. Control rats received only polyvinylpyrrollidone. All males were… 

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