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The present study was aimed to determine the effect of sodium hyaluronate (HA) on quality and fertilizing ability of boar semen stored for six days. The semen from 6 boars (30 ejaculates) was diluted in a control extender (Biosolwens Plus) and extenders R1, R2, R3 and R4 containing 0.25, 0.5, 1.0...

Author(s)
Bryła, M.; Trzcińska, M.
Publisher
Instytut Zootechniki, Kraków, Poland
Citation
Roczniki Naukowe Zootechniki, 2016, 43, 2, pp 191-198
Abstract

The aim of this study is to determine the correlation between semen quality and results of artificial insemination in pigs. Sperm mobility parameters were analyzed, using a computerised programe known as the CASA system. The semen samples were collected from Large White boars and were examined for...

Author(s)
Gorog, I.; Cernescu, H.; Korodi, G.; Zarcula, S.; Chirilă, D.
Publisher
Asociația Generală a Medicilor Veterinari din România, București, Romania
Citation
Revista Română de Medicină Veterinară, 2013, 23, 1, pp 93-96
AbstractFull Text

The main goal of commercial pig production is to produce as much fattened pigs per sow per year as possible. Artificial insemination serves to enable maximum utilization of animal genetic potential. That is possible to achieve by applying adequate and controlled conditions of housing, care, feeding ...

Author(s)
Rogožarski, D.; Bogićević, N.; Vasiljević, T.; Bojkovski, J.; Ðurić, V.
Publisher
University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Citation
Bulletin of University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca. Veterinary Medicine, 2016, 73, 1, pp 65-70
Abstract

This article reviews the minimum requirements for boar semen with emphasis on the correlation between the morphology and morphological alterations of boar sperm to fertility. The article also emphasized the need to improve on the semen morphology detection as it is vital in the overall goal of...

Author(s)
Weitze, K. F.
Publisher
Positive Action Publications Ltd, Driffield, UK
Citation
International Pig Topics, 2012, 27, 5, pp 13, 15