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Research Article

Correlation between Sperm Parameters and Protein Expression of Antioxidative Defense Enzymes in Seminal Plasma: A Pilot Study

Table 3

Correlation between sperm parameters and activity of antioxidative enzymes in seminal plasma.

CuZnSODGSH-PxGST

Number of spermatozoa (×106) = 0.094
= 0.796
NS
= −0.179
= 0.621
NS
= 0.422
= 224
NS

Progressive motility of spermatozoa (%) = 0.288
= 0.420
NS
= −0.705
= 0.023
**
= 0.255
= 0.477
NS

Morphology of spermatozoa (%) = 0.405
= 0.246
NS
= −0.601
= 0.066
*
= 0.314
= 0.377
NS

CuZnSOD, CuZn superoxide dismutase; GSH-Px, glutathione peroxidase; GST, glutathione S-transferase.
Significance: NS, not significant; * < 0.1; ** < 0.05.