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UCLA Life Scientists' Study of Abalone Yields New Insights into Sexual Reproduction


August 3, 2011

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In new research that could have implications for improving fertilization in humans and other mammals, life scientists studied interactions between individual sperm and eggs in red abalone, an ocean-dwelling snail, and made precise chemical measurements and physical models of these interactions. They are the first scientists to do so. Full Story

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University of California, Los Angeles

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