, Volume 36, Issue 1, pp 81–82 | Cite as

Effect of p-nitrophenylglycerol on motility of rat epididymal spermatozoa

  • Wung-Wai Tso
  • Wai-Ming Lee


Using a convenient capillary tube assay, the antiswarming agent acting onProteus, p-nitrophenylglycerol (PNPG), was found to have produced an antimotility effect in sperms from rat cauda epididymides.


Capillary Tube Epididymal Spermatozoon Tube Assay Cauda Epididymides Capillary Tube Assay 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wung-Wai Tso
    • 1
  • Wai-Ming Lee
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiochemistryChinese University of Hong KongShatin, N.T.Hong Kong

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