Correlation with Semen Apoptotic M540 Body Levels

Baldi, E.
March 2013
Fertility Weekly;3/18/2013, p2
Academic Journal
The article focuses on a study conducted in Italy which aims to determine the link between semen apoptotic M540 bodies and semen quality. It reveals that higher M450 body semen levels are significantly linked with testis abnormalities in infertile men. It notes that semen may possess round anucleated elements of variable dimensions called M450 because they can be stained with merocyanin.


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    STUDY QUESTION What are the associations between semen apoptotic M540 bodies and other parameters of semen quality and sonographic alterations of the male genital tract in a cohort of infertile subjects? SUMMARY ANSWER In infertile subjects, semen M450 bodies are highly correlated with...


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