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The more brothers you have, the faster your sperm swims

Published 19/12/2012 | 05:00

Men with more brothers than sisters are likely to have faster swimming sperm and greater fertility, a study suggests.

Scientists assessing the fertility of 500 men found that sperm swimming speed correlated with family make-up.

They found that men who mostly had brothers had faster sperm than those with mostly sisters. The finding was published in the 'Asian Journal of Andrology'.

Irish Independent

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