Birth Control Pill for Men? Scientists Find a Hormonal on-and-Off Switch for Male Fertility, The Queen's Medical Research Institute Study

Published: Dec 01, 2009

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ScienceDaily (Nov. 30, 2009) — A new research report published in the December 2009 print issue of The FASEB Journal could one day give men similar type of control over their fertility that women have had since the 1960s. That's because scientists have found how and where androgenic hormones work in the testis to control normal sperm production and male fertility. This opens a promising avenue for the development of "the pill" for men.

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