Male 'contraceptive gene' found
A male birth control might not be so far away as most people thought – especially as Scottish scientists have uncovered a key gene essential for sperm development. The gene, which for some reason was named called Katnal1, is critical for sperm production, as it enables the little guys to mature; thus, if a pill [...]Sperm gene discovery might lead to male birth control is a post from ZME Science. © ZME Science - All Rights Reserved. Thank you for being a subscriber, Download your very own FREE copy of our recently released e-book "Our Incredible World, Like You've Never Seen It Before".
It may be possible to make a new form of male contraceptive after scientists in Edinburgh find a critical gene for the production of healthy sperm.
Fri 25 May 12 from BBC News
Therapies to overcome infertility in men could result from the discovery by Australian scientists.
Thu 24 May 12 from ABC Science
A contraceptive pill for men which works by preventing sperm development could result from the discovery of a new gene, scientists have said.
Thu 24 May 12 from The Independent
A male birth control might not be so far away as most people thought – especially as Scottish scientists have uncovered a key gene essential for sperm development. The gene, which for ...
Fri 25 May 12 from ZME Science
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Fri 25 May 12 from FOXNews
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EDINBURGH, Scotland, May 25 (UPI) -- A gene identified as critical for the production of healthy sperm could lead to a male contraceptive pill, researchers in Scotland say.
Fri 25 May 12 from UPI
A new type of male contraceptive could be created thanks to the discovery of a key gene essential for sperm development. read more
Fri 25 May 12 from e! Science News
New type of male contraceptive? Key gene essential for sperm development discovered, Fri 25 May 12 from ScienceDaily
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