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MMTV/N-ras Transgenic Mice as a Model for Altered Capacitation Male Sterility and Tumorigenesis

  • Ramon Mangues
  • Irving Seidman
  • Angel Pellicer
  • Jon W. Gordon

Abstract

Infertility is generally defined as a failure to conceive following one year of unprotected intercourse; it affects about 10% to 15% of couples attempting a pregnancy for the first time (Romeny et al., 1975). Abnormalities in the male partner contribute to infertility in about 40% of these couples (Speroff et al., 1983).

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Transgenic Mouse Male Sterility Submaxillary Gland Male Infertility Mouse Mammary Tumor Virus 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ramon Mangues
    • 1
  • Irving Seidman
    • 1
  • Angel Pellicer
    • 1
  • Jon W. Gordon
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Pathology and Kaplan Cancer CenterNew York University Medical CenterNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Molecular Biology Center, Department of Geriatrics Adult Development and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive ScienceMount Sinai School of MedicineNew YorkUSA

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