World’s Oldest Sperm Cells Found Trapped in Amber

September 16, 2020 - General
Scientists have found the world’s oldest sperm cells. Source: bluebay2014 /Adobe Stock

Paleontologists working in Myanmar have found the oldest sperm cells in the world. They were trapped in amber 100 million years ago, have been described as ‘giant,’ and come from a mussel-like crustacean. 


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