Hyalp1 in murine sperm function: Evidence for unique and overlapping functions with other reproductive hyaluronidases

Kimberly Miller, Minghai Shao, Patricia Martin-DeLeon

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Abstract

While Sperm adhesion molecule 1 (SPAM1) is the highly conserved mammalian sperm hyaluronidase (hyase), multiple hyases are present in the mouse testis. In this study we show that one of the murine hyases, Hyalp1, which is predominantly expressed in the testis in a 24-kd isoform has neutral enzymatic activity.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)67 - 76
Number of pages10
JournalJournal of Andrology
Volume28
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2007
Externally publishedYes

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