Fertility control vaccines for brushtail possum management in New Zealand – targets and delivery systems

Introduced marsupial brushtail possums (Trichosurus vulpecula) are a major pest in New Zealand because of their impacts on conservation values and agricultural production. Immunologically based fertility control (immunocontraception) offers an […]

Tracing sperm acrosome differentiation in the testis and maturation in the epididymis of the tammar wallaby (Macropus eugenii) with a 45-kDa acrosome-membrane-associated protein

A 45-kDa protein was originally extracted from a depression, where the acrosome is lodged, on the anterior end of the sperm nucleus of ejaculated wallaby spermatozoa. Using immunofluorescent and confocal […]