Tag » Spermatogenesis

Ovum and sperm

Differences in formation

Male

Female

Differences

Spermatogonium Oogonium
  • Spermatogonium renews population via mitosis throughout life
  • Oogonium has set population at birth
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Gametogenesis by meiosis

Meiosis

  • Meiosis I: separates homologous chromosomes
  • Meiosis II: separates sister chromatids
  • Summary: you start with 1 diploid cell (2n) and end with 4 haploid cells (n) …
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Male Birth Control: More Than Just Condoms

As women living in the 21th century, you’ve probably heard men joke that a condom is their 25-cent insurance policy that prevents 18-plus years of parental responsibility, but how did that happen? 597 kata lagi

Reproductive Medicine