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Ebola can persist in survivor's semen 2 years after infection

Ebola can persist in survivor's semen 2 years after infection

The research team also observed the detection of Ebola virus RNA in the semen of men who had previously had a negative test of their semen in some cases.

Aug 03, 2017, 15:43 PM IST
Meet real-life 'Vicky Donor': How this Yuvraj Singh earns Rs 40-45 lakh per annum

Meet real-life 'Vicky Donor': How this Yuvraj Singh earns Rs 40-45 lakh per annum

Most of us have seen the movie 'Vicky Donor' and know what the movie was all about. Now, here is a bull who is 'Vicky Donor' in real life!

Mar 20, 2016, 15:06 PM IST
Saudi millionaire, who claimed he `accidentally penetrated` teenager, explains how his semen was found on girl

Saudi millionaire, who claimed he `accidentally penetrated` teenager, explains how his semen was found on girl

Saudi millionaire Ehsan Abdulaziz was accused of forcing himself on the the 18-year-old who had slept on his sofa in his Maida Vale flat after a night out drinking.

Dec 17, 2015, 18:56 PM IST

Can continued semen exposure increase HIV resistance?

Earlier studies have shown that long-term sex work does not always result in infection.

Dec 14, 2015, 16:16 PM IST

'Poor semen quality causing infertility in industrialised countries'

The exposure that young people are subjected to today can determine not only their own, but also their children's, ability to procreate.

Dec 12, 2015, 16:11 PM IST

Ebola virus can persist in survivor's semen for nine months: Study

Previously, Ebola has been detected in the semen of men after their recovery but little information is available about the duration of its persistence in that body fluid.

Oct 15, 2015, 08:50 AM IST

Frozen semen earmarked for Washington giant panda

 The National Zoo in Washington is hoping to get its giant panda Mei Xiang pregnant this spring after taking delivery of frozen panda semen from China for the first time.

Apr 22, 2015, 05:45 AM IST

Poor semen quality can lead to high BP

 A comprehensive study of more than 9,000 men with fertility problems has revealed that defects in the semen can lead to hypertension and other health issues.

Dec 11, 2014, 14:03 PM IST

Ebola virus detected in semen three months after symptoms end

The World Health Organisation (WHO) warned Friday that the semen of men recovering from Ebola can contain the deadly virus up to three months after the symptoms disappear.

Nov 28, 2014, 22:58 PM IST

Men with handsome faces have lower sperm quality

A new study has revealed that men with a handsome face have a lower quality of semen.

Sep 03, 2014, 11:37 AM IST

Male calf cloned from dead bull`s semen

Scientists in Karnal have successfully cloned a male calf from the frozen semen of a Murrah bull which died 10 years ago.

Jul 27, 2014, 19:03 PM IST

Semen protein may explain why HIV is so hard to combat

HIV infects human immune cells by turning the infection-fighting proteins of these cells into a "backdoor key" that lets the virus in.

Jul 09, 2014, 16:06 PM IST

Male infertility linked to `high death risk`

Researchers have said that men, who are infertile because of defects in their semen, appear to be at higher death risk compared to men with normal semen.

May 19, 2014, 13:55 PM IST

Male infertility linked to mortality

Men who are infertile because of defects in their semen appear to be at increased risk of dying sooner than men with normal semen, according to a new study.

May 16, 2014, 13:53 PM IST

Farmer earns Rs 40 lakh a year from Murrah bull semen sale

A Haryana-based dairy farmer earns over Rs 40 lakh from the sale of his bull`s semen every year.

Feb 17, 2014, 20:14 PM IST

Being overweight may affect men`s semen quality

Overweight and obese men in a new study showed diminished quantity and quality of semen, suggesting that a weight problem might also affect fertility, researchers say.

Dec 20, 2013, 16:43 PM IST

Men who exercise `produce healthier semen`

Semen quality at large has dropped in the last 50 years.

Nov 01, 2012, 13:20 PM IST

How semen triggers ovulation

Scientists have found that a protein in semen acts on the female brain to prompt ovulation.

Aug 22, 2012, 16:07 PM IST

Beware! Fatty acids lower semen quality

The type of fatty diets men consume could lower the quality of semen.

Mar 14, 2012, 13:54 PM IST

Parents to use dead son`s semen to have surrogate

An elderly casual labourer and his wife have won the right to collect their deceased son`s semen and use it to have a surrogate child.

Feb 29, 2012, 12:43 PM IST