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New protein could help male subfertility

BMJ 1996; 312 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.312.7026.271a (Published 03 February 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;312:271
  1. Douglas Carnall

    The discovery of a new protein may deepen understanding of male subfertility and lead to improvements in in vitro fertilisation techniques. One in six British couples cannot conceive after two years of trying, and male subfertility—which affects more than a fifth of men—is the commonest single cause. A letter to Nature (25 January, p 364) outlines evidence that the new protein, …

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