Research Article

Ejaculate Economics: Testing the Effects of Male Sexual History on the Trade-Off between Sperm and Immune Function in Australian Crickets

  • Damian K. Dowling mail,

    Affiliation: School of Biological Sciences, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia

  • Leigh W. Simmons

    Affiliation: Centre for Evolutionary Biology, School of Animal Biology (M092), The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia

  • Published: January 11, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0030172

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Media Coverage of This Article

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 03 Feb 2012 at 23:36 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Asian Scientist
Title: “Study: Making Good Quality Sperm Drains Male Immune System”

Publication: Health Jockey
Title: “Sperm production lowers immune function: Research - Health Jockey”

Title: “ -- Sperm production is costly, crickets show”

Publication: Times of India
Title: “Production of sperm lowers immunity - The Times of India”

Publication: Zee News India
Title: “Quality sperm production `is pricey for males`”

Publication: Health Canal
Title: “Sexual healing? Not likely”

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