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Browsing Biological Sciences by Author "Newport, David"

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  • Romero-Aguirregomezcorta, Jon; Sugrue, Emer; Martínez-Fresneda, Lucía; Newport, David; Fair, Seán (Nature Research, 2018)
    The journey of spermatozoa through the female genital tract is facilitated by rheotaxis, or the cell’s preference to swim against a flow, as well as thigmotaxis, the wall tracking behaviour, which guides them to the site ...
  • Romero-Aguirregomezcorta, Jon; Laguna-Barraza, Ricardo; Fernández-González, Raúl; Štiavnická, Miriama; Ward, Fabian; Cloherty, Jennifer; McAuliffe, Denis; Larsen, Peter B; Grabrucker, Andreas M.; Gutiérrez-Adán, Alfonso; Newport, David; Fair, Seán (Society for Reproduction and Fertility [Associate Organisation] BioScientifica [Commercial Publisher], 2021)
    The objective of this work was to elucidate whether a sperm selection method that combines rheotaxis and microfluidics can improve the selection of spermatozoa over density gradient and swim-up. For this purpose human sperm ...

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