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Semen is an organic fluid, also known as seminal fluid, that usually contains spermatozoa. It is secreted by the gonads (sexual glands) and other sexual organs of male or hermaphroditic animals and can fertilize female ova. The process of discharge is called ejaculation.
FISH technique can be used to probe sperm DNA for chromosomal defects

FISH technique can be used to probe sperm DNA for chromosomal defects

Change in evidence-based guidelines for vasectomy may reduce number of follow-up tests

Change in evidence-based guidelines for vasectomy may reduce number of follow-up tests

Monash researchers isolate high-quality sperm using acoustic waves

Monash researchers isolate high-quality sperm using acoustic waves

A review of Traditional Chinese herbal medicine in management of COVID-19

A review of Traditional Chinese herbal medicine in management of COVID-19

COVID-19 potentially has negative impacts on male fertility

COVID-19 potentially has negative impacts on male fertility

Consumption of tree nuts impacts sperm DNA methylation

Consumption of tree nuts impacts sperm DNA methylation

Protein delivery to the testes restores male fertility in mice

Protein delivery to the testes restores male fertility in mice

Sperm mitochondrial DNA biomarkers may predict male reproductive health and pregnancy success

Sperm mitochondrial DNA biomarkers may predict male reproductive health and pregnancy success

Exposure to light-emitting media devices at night linked with poor sperm quality

Exposure to light-emitting media devices at night linked with poor sperm quality

UIC's first-of-its-kind contraceptive receives FDA approval

UIC's first-of-its-kind contraceptive receives FDA approval

Breakthrough research shatters the universally accepted view of how sperms 'swim'

Breakthrough research shatters the universally accepted view of how sperms 'swim'

People with SARS-CoV-2 most infectious in days 0-5, no evidence of transmission after day 9

People with SARS-CoV-2 most infectious in days 0-5, no evidence of transmission after day 9

Ebola survivors have long-lasting severe immune dysfunction

Ebola survivors have long-lasting severe immune dysfunction

Overweight, obesity linked with low semen quality parameters

Overweight, obesity linked with low semen quality parameters

Abnormal findings in testicular tissue of COVID-19 patients, SARS-CoV-2 mostly undetected

Abnormal findings in testicular tissue of COVID-19 patients, SARS-CoV-2 mostly undetected

SARS-CoV-2 found in semen of COVID-19 patients

SARS-CoV-2 found in semen of COVID-19 patients

Research provides insights into how Zika virus can spread through sexual contact

Research provides insights into how Zika virus can spread through sexual contact

Developing a low-cost tool to improve the speed and accuracy of crime investigations

Developing a low-cost tool to improve the speed and accuracy of crime investigations

COVID-19 unlikely to be transmitted through semen, study shows

COVID-19 unlikely to be transmitted through semen, study shows

Noninvasive PEMF to treat men suffering from benign prostatic hyperplasia

Noninvasive PEMF to treat men suffering from benign prostatic hyperplasia