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Putative mechanism for decreased spermatogenesis following SSRI

The SSRIs (Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors) are the most commonly prescribed antidepressants around the world. Whether is Prozac, Zoloft or Celexa, chances are that 1 in 4 Americans (or 1 in 10, depending on the study) will be making a decision during their lifetime to start an antidepressant course or not. 286 kata lagi


Life Sciences: Sperm- Production & Growth


Excuse the terrible drawings, I had to draw them as I couldn’t find the pictures that I wanted.


  1. There is a golgi apparatus, acrosomal vesicle as well as a spermatid nucleus…
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Where do we come from?

Before this blog delves into the science and ethics of reproductive medicine, I wanted to start from the beginning. I wanted to answer the question that we have no doubt all asked at one point in our lives: … 982 kata lagi

Scientists discover cancer treatment resistant sperm stem cells in testis.

Rare stem cells in testis that produce a biomarker protein called PAX7 help give rise to new sperm cells, and may hold a key to restoring fertility, research by scientists at UT Southwestern Medical Center suggests. 388 kata lagi


Care About the Quality of Your Sperm? What You Might Like To Know About Saunas

By J. E. Hinners, MD MPH

A 2013 study in Finland explored the effects of regular sauna exposure on sperm quality in 10 healthy Finnish males. 213 kata lagi




Azoospermia is the condition of a man not having any measurable level of sperm in his semen. It is associated with very low levels of fertility or even sterility, but many forms are amenable to herbal treatment. 563 kata lagi

Heltwaiz With Dosu Ekunnrin

Sexual Reproduction


Most eukaryotes (most multicellular animals and plants, some fungi and protists) reproduce sexually. It involves the union of a haploid gametes (n) from two different parents to form a diploid zygote (2n) through meiosis. 492 kata lagi