• Taurine deficiency could cause male infertility

    5 monthes ago - By Daily Mail

    Researchers in Japan and New York say infertility could be higher among those who don't have enough taurine, which could include obese people and those with a thyroid condition.
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  • Taurine deficiency in sperm causes male infertility

    Taurine deficiency in sperm causes male infertility

    5 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    Sperm cells have a unique shape that allows them to travel. During fertilization, sperm pass through several physiological environments while still maintaining their shape, using poorly understood mechanisms. Researchers found that male mice lacking cysteine dioxygenase, a protein involved in taurine production, have severely impaired fertility, and that taurine production allows sperm cells to maintain their shape in response to changing water levels in their environment.
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  • Taurine deficiency in sperm linked to male infertility

    5 monthes ago - By News Medical

    Sperm are highly specialized cells adapted to achieve a single goal: fertilize an egg. Along the road to fertilization sperm must embark on a lengthy journey to the female oviduct, avoiding several fatal stresses that occur when they pass through different physiological environments.
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