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Isolation and In vitro Activation of Caenorhabditis elegans Sperm

DOI :

10.3791/2336-v

January 31st, 2011

January 31st, 2011

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1Waksman Institute of Microbiology, Rutgers University

A protocol for isolating and activating spermatids from male C. elegans is described here. Cutting the posterior end of male releases spermatids. The spermatids can be activated by addition of protease.

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Caenorhabditis Elegans

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