Sperm-Ovum Interactions

Known as: Sperm-Oocyte Interaction, Oocyte-Sperm Interactions, Sperm Ovum Interactions 
Interactive processes between the oocyte (OVUM) and the sperm (SPERMATOZOA) including sperm adhesion, ACROSOME REACTION, sperm penetration of the… (More)
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2006
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2006
At coitus, human sperm are deposited into the anterior vagina, where, to avoid vaginal acid and immune responses, they quickly… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
The past two decades have seen extensive growth of sexual selection research. Theoretical and empirical work has clarified many… (More)
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2005
Review
2005
Nods are cytosolic proteins that contain a nucleotide-binding oligomerization domain (NOD). These proteins include key regulators… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Mammalian fertilization exhibits species specificity, and the proteins mediating sperm-egg interactions evolve rapidly between… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Sperm DNA fragmentation is being increasingly recognized as an important cause of infertility. We herein describe the Sperm… (More)
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2002
Review
2002
Humans and other mammals are colonized by a vast, complex, and dynamic consortium of microorganisms. One evolutionary driving… (More)
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2002
Review
2002
Fertilization is the sum of the cellular mechanisms that pass the genome from one generation to the next and initiate development… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Rapid evolution driven by positive Darwinian selection is a recurrent theme in male reproductive protein evolution. In contrast… (More)
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1998
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1998
Reactive oxygen metabolites are known to disrupt sperm-oocyte fusion, sperm movement, and DNA integrity; however, the relative… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
The maintenance and significance of the complex populations of microbes present in the mammalian intestine are poorly understood… (More)
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