Sperm Tail

Known as: Cauda (Spermatozoon), Spermatozoon tail, Tail of spermatozoon 
A microtubule-based flagellum (or cilium) that is part of a sperm, a mature male germ cell that develops from a spermatid. [GOC:cilia, GOC:sart, PMID… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Steroid hormone progesterone released by cumulus cells surrounding the egg is a potent stimulator of human spermatozoa. It… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
In addition to delivering a haploid genome to the egg, sperm have additional critical functions, including egg activation… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND In many female insects, peptides transferred in the seminal fluid induce postmating responses (PMR), such as a drastic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Changes in membrane potential affect ion channels and transporters, which then alter intracellular chemical conditions. Other… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE To improve the sperm chromatin dispersion (SCD) test and develop it as a simple kit (Halosperm kit) for the accurate… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The mammalian sperm must be highly motile for a long time to fertilize a egg. It has been supposed that ATP required for sperm… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The functional significance of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) fragmentation in ejaculated human sperm is unclear. In this study the… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Sperm competition in birds occurs when a female is inseminated by more than one male during a single breeding cycle. Despite most… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) into mouse oocytes involves a very low survival rate. This study was designed to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1959
Highly Cited
1959
The details of a new fixation procedure using 40 per cent osmium tetroxide in carbon tetrachloride are presented. This fixative… (More)
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