what is cortical and acrosomal reaction?

Cortical reaction: The reaction that takes place when the sperm has successfully penetrated an egg in order to prevent polyspermy is known as cortical reaction.
Acrosome reaction: The reaction in which the sperm reaches an egg and allows the sperm to break through the surrounding jelly coat is known as acrosome reaction.

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