The effect of free radicals on sperm DNA and antioxidant protective role; an assessment and review

Soheila Pourmasumi; Parvin Sabeti

Volume 7, Issue 1 , March 2020, , Pages 37-42

  Oxidative stress is an imbalance between the level of ROS and antioxidants. Sperm membranes are rich in polyunsaturated fatty acids and are very sensitive to increased free radicals. Increasing the level of ROS can lead to an increase in lipid peroxidation in sperm membrane, decrease in their flexibility, ...  Read More