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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

Artificial insemination is often employed in turkey breeding to overcome problems of infertility. The technique of freezing turkey semen may prove to be of interest and value to the future turkey industry. Cryopreservation techniques of fowl spermatozoa may not be directly applicable to turkey...

Author(s)
Pandian, C.; Prabakaran, R.
Publisher
North-East Veterinarian, Guwahati, India
Citation
North-East Veterinarian, 2012, 12, 1, pp 28-29
Abstract

Somatic cells in mammalian semen can be a potential source of nuclei for nuclear transfer to produce cloned animals. Somatic cells recovered from avian semen could also provide a source of cells for use in chimera formation or cloning of threatened and endangered birds. This type of assisted...

Author(s)
Kjelland, M. E.; Liu, J.; Hyatt, D.; Kraemer, D.
Publisher
Science Reviews 2000 Ltd, St Albans, UK
Citation
Avian Biology Research, 2013, 6, 4, pp 255-260
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

These proceedings are a compilation of articles from various experts on animal reproduction. Topics discussed are: abnormalities and toxicity in the head of the epididymis (effects on testis and epididymal sperm); sperm chromatin (breaking paradigms); sexual precocity of the field bulls in tropical ...

Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Reprodução Animal, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Reprodução Animal, 2013, 37, 2, pp 84-236
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
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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 Info
Cover for Animal andrology: theories and applications.

This book contains 19 chapters that discuss theoretical and applied andrology for domestic, zoo and wild animals. Topics include semen and its constituents; sperm production and harvest; determinants of sperm morphology; sperm preparation for fertilization; practical aspects of semen...

Author(s)
Chenoweth, P.; Lorton, S.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643168)
Type
Book
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

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