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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.
Study identifies critical role of protein in sperm tail development

Study identifies critical role of protein in sperm tail development

Male fruit flies like sex and alcohol

Male fruit flies like sex and alcohol

Prostate cancer on the rise and detected late in the UK finds report

Prostate cancer on the rise and detected late in the UK finds report

Home-based semen analysis kit could provide rapid, cost-effective way to test male fertility

Home-based semen analysis kit could provide rapid, cost-effective way to test male fertility

Researchers developing rapid saliva test to detect Zika virus

Researchers developing rapid saliva test to detect Zika virus

Modifications in HIV test enable rapid detection of Zika virus, study states

Modifications in HIV test enable rapid detection of Zika virus, study states

One or more sugar-sweetened beverages per day linked to lower chance of getting pregnant

One or more sugar-sweetened beverages per day linked to lower chance of getting pregnant

Study provides insights into how obesity may contribute to male infertility

Study provides insights into how obesity may contribute to male infertility

Eating a Mediterranean diet may increase IVF success, finds study

Eating a Mediterranean diet may increase IVF success, finds study

Marijuana use does not lower probability of conception, study shows

Marijuana use does not lower probability of conception, study shows

Epigenetics: A New Tool for Forensic Detectives

Epigenetics: A New Tool for Forensic Detectives

Zinc present in semen determines male fertility, study shows

Zinc present in semen determines male fertility, study shows

New insights into mosquito sex protein could provide strategies to control diseases

New insights into mosquito sex protein could provide strategies to control diseases

Texas Biomed scientists develop new animal model that mimics key features of Zika infection

Texas Biomed scientists develop new animal model that mimics key features of Zika infection

Treatment of abnormal vaginal microbiota prior to embryo transfer may improve reproductive outcomes

Treatment of abnormal vaginal microbiota prior to embryo transfer may improve reproductive outcomes

Molecular tests to detect Zika virus should be repeated more than once in pregnant women

Molecular tests to detect Zika virus should be repeated more than once in pregnant women

What men need to know: Prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of prostate cancer

What men need to know: Prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of prostate cancer

Study finds link between sleep duration and measure of chromosomal health in sperm

Study finds link between sleep duration and measure of chromosomal health in sperm

New serotypes of Zika virus could appear in near future, researcher cautions

New serotypes of Zika virus could appear in near future, researcher cautions

Genital herpes was inherited from human ancestors

Genital herpes was inherited from human ancestors