Spaca1

Summary

Gene Symbol: Spaca1
Description: sperm acrosome associated 1
Alias: RGD1560284, sperm acrosome membrane-associated protein 1
Species: rat
Products:     Spaca1

Top Publications

  1. Fujihara Y, Satouh Y, Inoue N, Isotani A, Ikawa M, Okabe M. SPACA1-deficient male mice are infertile with abnormally shaped sperm heads reminiscent of globozoospermia. Development. 2012;139:3583-9 pubmed publisher
    b>SPACA1 is a membrane protein that localizes in the equatorial segment of spermatozoa in mammals and is reported to function in sperm-egg fusion. We produced a Spaca1 gene-disrupted mouse line and found that the male mice were infertile...