Monday, 20 November 2017

The success of sperm down to rhythm

How an individual sperm swims, against all the odds, through fluid to reach the fallopian tubes has been revealed - and it's all about rhythm.

Researchers from the UK and Japan found that the head and tail movements of sperm made patterns similar to the fields that form around magnets.

And these help to propel sperm towards the female egg.

http://www.bbc.com/news/health-39292913

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