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Cover for Artificial insemination.

This chapter focuses on several aspects of artificial insemination (AI), particularly its application to livestock. The development of AI is outlined. The advantages of artificial insemination are presented. The growth and development of AI technology are discussed. The semen sexing technology is...

Author(s)
Gordon, I.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 0851998623)
Type
Book chapter
AbstractFull Text

The present study was designed to compare egg yolks from three avian species in extender for cryopreservation of Sahiwal bull epididymal spermatozoa. The study was conducted on cauda epididymal spermatozoa from ten slaughtered Sahiwal bulls. Semen retrieved from epididymal cauda of each testes pair ...

Author(s)
Shamim Akhter; Rakha, B. A.; Andrabi, S. M. H.; Ansari, M. S.
Publisher
Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Genetics and Animal Breeding, Jastrzebiec, Poland
Citation
Animal Science Papers and Reports, 2011, 29, 2, pp 131-138
AbstractFull Text

Cryopreservation of domestic animal spermatozoa has been widely used for artificial insemination and egg yolk is one of the most commonly used cryoprotectants during the freezing-thawing process. The aim of the present study was to compare the effectiveness of different duck egg yolk (DEY)...

Author(s)
El-Shamaa, I.; El-Seify, E.; Hussein, A.; El-Sherbieny, M.; El-Sharawy, M.
Publisher
University of Agronomic Sciences and Veterinary Medicine of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Scientific Papers, Series D. Animal Science, 2012, 55, pp 109-113
Abstract

The addition of chicken egg yolk to semen extenders is thought to reduce the fertilizing potential of rooster spermatozoa - but not (or at least not as much) that of other avian species. The aim of the present study was to determine whether quail egg yolk, a novel extender additive, provides...

Author(s)
Santiago-Moreno, J.; Castaño, C.; Toledano-Díaz, A.; Coloma, M. A.; López-Sebastián, A.; Prieto, M. T.; Campo, J. L.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc, Orlando, USA
Citation
Cryobiology, 2012, 65, 3, pp 230-234
AbstractFull Text

Objective - The objective of this study was to investigate the effect of storage time of native chicken frozen semen for 7 days and for a year on semen quality and fertility. Materials and Methods - Thirty-six Thai native cocks were housed under natural environmental conditions, and semen were...

Author(s)
Sonseeda, P.; Vongpralub, T.; Laopaiboon, B.
Publisher
Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
Citation
KKU Veterinary Journal, 2013, 23, 1, pp 129-137
Abstract

Selecting breeders capable of transmit characteristics of economic value to the offspring is fundamental to poultry industry success. In this sense, males must produce good quality semen, with appropriate volume and concentration. Rooster ejaculates are composed of a great amount of sperm cells...

Author(s)
Bongalhardo, D. C.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Reprodução Animal, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Reprodução Animal, 2013, 37, 2, pp 131-135
AbstractFull Text

Author(s)
Boonmatan, T.; Ponchunchoovong, S.; Chomai, T.; Vongpralub, T.; Molee, A.
Publisher
SAADC2013 Organizing Committee, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Sustainable Animal Agriculture for Developing Countries (SAADC2013), Lanzhou, China, 27-31 July 2013, 2013, pp 273-274
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Applied andrology in chickens and turkeys.

This chapter discusses the main aspects of male reproductive biology, semen evaluation and semen storage in chickens and turkeys, with emphasis on the unique attributes of avian reproductive biology.

Author(s)
Long, J. A.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643168)
Type
Book chapter
AbstractFull Text

The glycerol (G; 11%; v:v) is a cryoprotectant which offers good results for the cryopreservation of local breed rooster sperm. In this study the in vitro quality and fertilizing ability of fresh and cryopreserved sperm processed with two different dilution rates (DR; 1:2,6 and 1:22) for the G...

Author(s)
Fajardo, A.; Tomás, C.; Blanch, E.; Gómez, E. A.; Casares-Crespo, L.; Sansano, S.; Giménez, I.; Mocé, E.
Publisher
Asociación Interprofesional para el Desarrollo Agrario, Zaragoza, Spain
Citation
XVI Jornadas sobre Producción Animal, 19 y 20 de mayo de 2015, Zaragoza, España. Tomo I & II, 2015, pp 367-369
Abstract

The present study aimed to investigate the effect of adding LDLs, from different avian species, at different concentrations in Tris-based extender, on the post-thaw quality of buffalo bull sperm. Semen samples were collected from 4 buffalo bulls and diluted with tris-based extender containing LDLs...

Author(s)
El-Badry, D. A.; Rawash, Z. M.; Elaal, M. B. A.; Ali, A. H.
Publisher
IDOSI Publications, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Citation
Global Veterinaria, 2015, 14, 2, pp 158-165

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