Last Updated: Monday, December 02, 2013, 11:42
A new study has revealed that memories can be passed down to later generations through genetic switches that allow offspring to inherit the experience of their ancestors.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 14:14
A new study has found that older men whose testosterone levels were neither low nor high tended to live longer.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 17, 2013, 14:58
Scientists at Oxford University have devised a way to use nanoparticles to probe the mechanisms underlying "mystery" cases of infertility.
Last Updated: Friday, August 23, 2013, 14:03
Researchers from Japan suggest that it may be possible to grow male and female reproductive cells from the opposite gender in future - in other words, to create sperm from women and eggs from men.
Last Updated: Monday, July 22, 2013, 16:47
Scientists have found that large portions of the X chromosome -long perceived as the "female" counterpart to the male-associated Y chromosome - have evolved to play a specialized role in production of sperm.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 09, 2013, 23:51
A new study based on a 20-year follow-up suggests that exposure to several factors in utero and in early life may lead to reduced semen parameters in adulthood - and potentially to a decline in male fertility.
Last Updated: Friday, June 21, 2013, 11:33
Men who cannot produce sperm are more prone to developing cancer than the general population, a new study has revealed.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 27, 2013, 11:59
A new study has warned that frequent visits to the sauna may lower men`s sperm count, although the effect appears to be temporary.