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Table 2 Effect of ACH treatment on other sperm motion parameters between the two groups (mean ± S.EM.).

From: Genome-wide profiling of gene expression in the epididymis of alpha-chlorohydrin-induced infertile rats using an oligonucleotide microarray

ACH n VAP (μm/s) VSL (μm/s) VCL (μm/s) ALH (μm) BCF (Hz) STR (%) LIN (%)
0 mg/kg 8 147.5 ± 25.0 107.8 ± 16.4 235.3 ± 49.0 15.1 ± 2.0 25.5 ± 4.8 71.5 ± 3.4 47.0 ± 5.6
10 mg/kg 8 134.6 ± 12.7 89.5 ± 9.7* 194.8 ± 16.6* 12.9 ± 1.6* 26.8 ± 2.1 60.0 ± 6.8* 37.3 ± 4.1*
  1. *P < 0.05 versus the control group. Average path velocity (VAP), Curvilinear velocity (VCL), Straight-line velocity (VSL), Amplitude of lateral head displacement (ALH), Beat cross frequency (BCF), Straightness (STR), Linearity (LIN).