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Table 3.

Dmotile and D values obtained by conducting the diffusion experiments with the sperm-jelly coat/ASW samples

Highly motile sperm
Bulk sperm
Sample no. (description)Experimenttm (s)L (μm)Dmotile (m2 s–1)t (s)D (m2 s–1)
031-37-02 (dry sperm/10:750 jelly coat) 40 2205.47 6.08×10–8 563 2.07×10–10 
 60 2205.47 4.05×10–8 567 1.84×10–10 
 60 2205.47 4.05×10–8 667 1.60×10–10 
031-34-03 (dry sperm/10:500 jelly coat) 62 2205.47 3.92×10–8 – – 
 71 2205.47 3.42×10–8 485 3.28×10–10 
 75 2205.47 3.24×10–8 694 2.68×10–10 
031-40-02 (dry sperm/10:250 jelly coat) 46 2205.47 5.29×10–8 – – 
 51 2205.47 4.77×10–8 570 2.38×10–10 
 – – – 698 1.72×10–10 
Highly motile sperm
Bulk sperm
Sample no. (description)Experimenttm (s)L (μm)Dmotile (m2 s–1)t (s)D (m2 s–1)
031-37-02 (dry sperm/10:750 jelly coat) 40 2205.47 6.08×10–8 563 2.07×10–10 
 60 2205.47 4.05×10–8 567 1.84×10–10 
 60 2205.47 4.05×10–8 667 1.60×10–10 
031-34-03 (dry sperm/10:500 jelly coat) 62 2205.47 3.92×10–8 – – 
 71 2205.47 3.42×10–8 485 3.28×10–10 
 75 2205.47 3.24×10–8 694 2.68×10–10 
031-40-02 (dry sperm/10:250 jelly coat) 46 2205.47 5.29×10–8 – – 
 51 2205.47 4.77×10–8 570 2.38×10–10 
 – – – 698 1.72×10–10 

–, value was not determined

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