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Table 2 Analysis of immature germ cells population in the HCMV-infected sperm

From: Detection of human cytomegalovirus in motile spermatozoa and spermatogenic cells in testis organotypic culture

Patients Spermatocytes, median % Spermatides, median % Unidentified/degenerative cells, median %
  Leptotene, zygotene Pachytene Diplotene   
Uninfected (n = 25) 3.3 0 0.43 86.5a 7.6 b
HCMV-infected (n = 20) 2.9 0 0 78.3a 16.4 b
  1. a, b- p < 0.05 (Mann-Whitney test)