Flagellar Mechanics and Sperm Guidance

Flagellar Mechanics and Sperm Guidance

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Experimental research using spermatozoa, a highly specialized cell with organelles involved in gene transfer, energy supply and cellular motility, has always occupied the forefront of studies in cell ...
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Conclusions on Sperm Guidance Features

Pp. 420-423 (4)

Jacky J. Cosson and Laura C. Giojalas


This book is aiming to present a compilation of most data presently explaining how a flagellum operates and how it governs the direction of the sperm cell that it propels. Sum of knowledge in these fields and general laws that can be formulated are briefly developed in this conclusion.


Sperm guidance.


University of South Bohemia in Ceske Budejovice, Faculty of Fisheries and Protection of Waters, South Bohemian Research Center of Aquaculture and Biodiversity of Hydrocenoses, 38925 Vodnany, Czech Republic.