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Table 1 Analysis of human sperm motility with or without MgH2 treatment after irradiation

From: The hydrogen storage nanomaterial MgH2 improves irradiation-induced male fertility impairment by suppressing oxidative stress

Items Blank MgH2 IR IR + MgH2
Total activity (%) 65.45 ± 11.78 ** 68.57 ± 14.35 43.17 ± 10.19 60.14 ± 11.70 **
A + B (%) 45.63 ± 13.74 * 49.70 ± 16.27 25.76 ± 10.77 41.76 ± 11.52 **
MAD () 15.89 ± 2.57 ** 16.52 ± 10.59 11.40 ± 2.26 15.28 ± 3.37 **
VCL (μm/s) 40.14 ± 10.09 43.27 ± 10.59 34.59 ± 9.52 38.97 ± 8.69
VSL (μm/s) 22.05 ± 5.10 25.36 ± 8.08 18.46 ± 8.98 21.79 ± 6.88
VAP (μm/s) 36.72 ± 9.27 39.69 ± 9.98 31.51 ± 9.25 35.52 ± 8.27
ALH (μm) 4.03 ± 0.04 4.05 ± 0.07 3.99 ± 0.09 4.02 ± 0.07
LIN (%) 55.32 ± 4.08 57.60 ± 8.16 50.57 ± 10.46 54.56 ± 7.43
WOB (%) 90.15 ± 2.76 91.52 ± 1.63 90.11 ± 2.09 90.91 ± 1.49
SRT (%) 60.71 ± 3.95 62.80 ± 7.78 55.88 ± 10.26 60.71 ± 7.72
  1. n = 11 for each group, values are expressed as Mean ± SD, * P < 0.05, **P < 0.01 vs IR group