Effects of Low-Energy Laser Irradiation on Sperm Cells Dynamics of Rabbit (Oryctolagus Cuniculus)

  • J.M. De Jesus-Miranda Laboratorio de Biofísica Molecular de la Facultad de Ciencias. Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México
  • L.A. Mandujano Laboratorio de Diseño y Modelado Biofísico Molecular de la Universidad Mexiquense S. C.
  • F. Mendez Laboratorio de Ecofisiología Animal de la Facultad de Ciencias. Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México
  • Y.J. Castillo Laboratorio de Biofísica Molecular de la Facultad de Ciencias. Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México.
  • J. Mulia Laboratorio de Biofísica Molecular de la Facultad de Ciencias. Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México.
  • C. Garcia Laboratorio de Biología de la Reproducción de la Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y Zootecnia. Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México
  • Y.E. Felipe Laboratorio de Biología de la Reproducción de la Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y Zootecnia. Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México
  • D. Osorio-Gonzalez Laboratorio de Biofísica Molecular de la Facultad de Ciencias. Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México.
Keywords: sperm motility, photo-biostimulation

Abstract

Infertility is a world disease in which a couple is unable to achieve pregnancy. There are numerous parameters to determinate fertility; nevertheless, sperm motility is by consensus one of the most important attributes to evaluate male fertility. Contributions to a better understanding of this crucial parameter are imperative; hence, the aim of this investigation was to assess the effect of low-energy laser irradiation on sperm cell dynamics in thawed samples that were cryopreserved. We used a 405 nm blue laser beam to irradiate spermatic cells from rabbit inside a temperature-controlled dispersion chamber at 37 °C; then, we applied an image recognizing system to calculate individual sperm trajectories and velocities. We found that sperms raise its motility after irradiation suggesting that λ=405 nm is an optimal wavelength for spermatic photo-stimulation.

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Published
2017-08-07
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J.M. De Jesus-Miranda, L.A. Mandujano, F. Mendez, Y.J. Castillo, J. Mulia, C. Garcia, Y.E. Felipe, & D. Osorio-Gonzalez. (2017). Effects of Low-Energy Laser Irradiation on Sperm Cells Dynamics of Rabbit (Oryctolagus Cuniculus) . Journal of Nuclear Physics, Material Sciences, Radiation and Applications, 5(1), 187-196. https://doi.org/10.15415/jnp.2017.51018
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