Sperm Capacitation


Capacitation of Spermatozoa

Capacitation, Sperm

Spermatozoa Capacitation

The structural and functional changes by which SPERMATOZOA become capable of oocyte FERTILIZATION. It normally requires exposing the sperm to the female genital tract for a period of time to bring about increased SPERM MOTILITY and the ACROSOME REACTION before fertilization in the FALLOPIAN TUBES can take place.