The role of cholesterol efflux in regulating the fertilization potential of mammalian spermatozoa

J Clin Invest. 2002 Sep;110(6):731-6. doi: 10.1172/JCI16392.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Caveolin 1
  • Caveolins / metabolism
  • Cholesterol / chemistry
  • Cholesterol / metabolism*
  • Female
  • Fertilization / physiology*
  • Male
  • Membrane Lipids / metabolism
  • Membrane Microdomains / chemistry
  • Membrane Microdomains / metabolism
  • Signal Transduction / physiology
  • Sperm Capacitation / physiology*
  • Spermatozoa / cytology
  • Spermatozoa / physiology*

Substances

  • Caveolin 1
  • Caveolins
  • Membrane Lipids
  • Cholesterol