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On the other hand, human sperm viability is maintained by incubation with endosalpingeal epithelium Murray and Smith, , as it is in species in which there is a distinct reservoir and strong binding of sperm to epithelium. While intermittent sticking would not hold sperm in a distinct reservoir, it would certainly slow their progress towards the ampulla. Both wild-type and null mutants lack calmegin in mature sperm; therefore, its affect on fertility is presumed to be due to the lack of proteins that rely on calmegin for proper placement in the sperm plasma membrane. Many couples also struggle with infertility. According to the Sperm Bank of California, thawing sperm is as easy as waiting 30 minutes for it to reach room temperature. Men freeze sperm for a variety of reasons.