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.

Ebola survivors can spread virus via sex

The Ebola virus can remain in semen for longer than previously thought, suggesting men who survive the disease should always use a condom during sex.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Men who exercise `produce healthier semen`

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

How semen triggers ovulation

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

Beware! Fatty acids lower semen quality

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

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.

Laptop Wi-Fi said to nuke sperm, but caveats abound

The digital age has left men`s nether parts in a squeeze, if you believe the latest science on semen and laptops.

Zimbabwe: Women held for raping men to steal semen

Detectives in Gweru seized 33 used condoms from a suspected vehicle after reports of attacks on men.

Men can be allergic to their own semen

Men who have post-orgasmic illness syndrome (POIS) may be allergic to their own semen.

Men can be allergic to their own semen

Men who have post-orgasmic illness syndrome (POIS) may be allergic to their own semen.