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Sperm Biology: An Evolutionary Perspective

By: TR Birkhead(Editor), DJ Hosken(Editor), S Pitnick(Editor)

674 pages, illus

Academic Press

Hardback | Dec 2008 | #185411 | ISBN-13: 9780123725684
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This book analyses the evolutionary significance of sperm phenotypes and derived sperm traits and the possible selection pressures responsible for sperm-egg coevolution. An understanding of sperm evolution is fast developing and promises to shed light on many topics from basic reproductive biology to the evolutionary process itself as well as the sperm proteome, the sperm genome and the quantitative genetics of sperm.


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