Sperm Competition: Discrimination Isn't Always Bad

Kensuke Okada, David J. Hosken

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Observing sperm in competition has been limited by our ability to discriminate between males' sperm. Recent work has overcome this obstacle, while another study reports on seminal fluid with very specific spermicidal activity, suggesting discrimination is easy for some.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)R444-R446
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - May 25 2010
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)


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