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Andrology pp 61-85 | Cite as

Physiology of Sperm Maturation and Fertilization

  • Trevor G CooperEmail author
  • Ching-Hei Yeung
Chapter

Fertilization is the event that brings together the cellular content of both haploid gametes in the formation of a new individual.

Keywords

Zona Pellucida Acrosome Reaction Human Epididymal Protein Testicular Spermatozoon Sperm Maturation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centre of Reproductive Medicine and Andrology of the UniversityMünsterGermany
  2. 2.Centre of Reproductive Medicine and Andrology of the UniversityMünsterGermany

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