Acrosomal hydrolases in buffalo spermatozoa

S P KaurS R Anand


Buffalo sperm acrosome resembles its counterpart in other species, being rich in hydrolytic enzymes. Of the enzyme activities estimated, acid phosphatase, beta-N-acetylglucosaminidase and hyaluronidase were low compared to those of ram semen. However, the aryl sulphatase activity was high. GOT activity estimated in sperm preparation may not be of acrosomal origin.


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Acid Phosphatase
Alkaline Phosphatase
SGOT - Glutamate oxaloacetate transaminase

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