Sperm Capacitation

Known as: Capacitation of Spermatozoa, Capacitation, Sperm, Spermatozoa Capacitation 
A process required for sperm to reach fertilization competence. Sperm undergo an incompletely understood series of morphological and molecular… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Spermatozoa are highly vulnerable to oxidative attack because they lack significant antioxidant protection due to the limited… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
It is widely accepted that spermatozoa are translationally silent. The present study demonstrates, for the first time… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
CatSper family proteins are putative ion channels expressed exclusively in membranes of the sperm flagellum and required for male… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We previously demonstrated that mouse sperm capacitation is accompanied by a time-dependent increase in protein tyrosine… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Mammalian sperm capacitation, defined as an obligatory maturational process leading to the development of the fertilization… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
The involvement of cAMP in the process of sperm capacitation has been the subject of several studies. In addition, the importance… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Bicarbonate/CO2 is believed to be the key in vitro effector of sperm capacitation, a process which induces major changes in the… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
The molecular basis of mammalian sperm capacitation, defined functionally as those processes that confer on the sperm the… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
In humans, only a small fraction (2-12%) of a sperm population can respond by chemoattraction to follicular factors. This recent… (More)
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1981
Highly Cited
1981
A triple-stain technique has been developed to score normal acrosome-reacted human sperm in fixed smears. Live and dead sperm are… (More)
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