Reproduction and the menstrual cycle

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Flashcards on Reproduction and the menstrual cycle, created by trineerideout on 01/27/2015.

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Where are sperm produced? In the testes in the seminiferous tubules
What hormone does the interstitial cells of the testes produce? Testosterone
What is the purpose of the fluids secreted by the prostate gland and seminal vesicles? To maintain the mobility and viability of the sperm
What are gametes produced from? Germline cells
Where are the ova found? In the ovaries in various stages of development.
What is the purpose of the follicle surrounding each ovum? It protects the developing ovum and secretes hormones
What hormone promotes sperm production? FSH
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