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Egg yolk is used as a cryoprotectant in semen preservation. However, its composition varies according to the species which may influence its effectiveness during the freeze-thaw process. Therefore, study was conducted to identify the optimum level of pigeon egg yolk (PEY) in Tris citric acid (TCA)...

Author(s)
Akhter, S.; Rakha, B. A.; Ansari, M. S.; Iqbal, S.; Khalid, M.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Theriogenology, 2018, 119, pp 137-142
Abstract

The purpose of this study was to evaluate the optimum number of spermatozoa for highest fertility in Ross-308 broiler breeder chicken. About 24 Ross hens in 4 treatment groups were used. Semen was collected from 8 Ross roosters by abdominal massage and pooled in glass tube. After initially dilution ...

Author(s)
Tabatabaei, S.
Publisher
Medwell Online, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances, 2010, 9, 12, pp 1717-1719
Abstract

Over three breeding seasons on a farm in Poland, semen was collected from 11 ostriches using the dummy and the teaser method to study the effects of the method of collection, male age, month in the breeding season, and daily collection frequency on ejaculate characteristics. A total of 259...

Author(s)
Rybnik, P. K.; Horbańczuk, J. O.; Łukaszewicz, E.; Malecki, I. A.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
British Poultry Science, 2012, 53, 1, pp 134-140
Abstract

The use of methylacetamide (MA) as a cryoprotective agent for freezing Korean Native Black rooster Ogye semen was examined with artificial insemination. The diluted Ogye semen with HS-1 was subjected for 2 step dilution method of cryopreservation in which the final concentration of MA was adjusted...

Author(s)
Choi JinSeok; Kim SungWoo; Shin DanBi; Ko YeoungGyu; Do YoonJung; Kim DongHun; Kong IlKeun; Park SooBong
Publisher
Korean Society of Poultry Science, National Livestock Research Institute, Daejeon, Korea Republic
Citation
Korean Journal of Poultry Science, 2012, 39, 4, pp 291-295
Abstract

A specific problem in goat semen preservation is the detrimental effect of seminal plasma on sperm viability in extenders containing yolk or milk. Thus, the use of chemically defined extenders will have obvious advantages. Although previous studies indicate that the initial pH of an extender is...

Author(s)
Liu ChangHe; Dong HaiBo; Ma DongLi; Li YouWei; Han Dong; Luo MingJiu; Chang ZhongLe; Tan JingHe
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Animal Reproduction Science, 2016, 164, pp 47-56
Abstract

In the present study, we investigated the effect of squalene on the reproductive performance in meat-type male chicken. A total of 480 meat-type males, which were 72 weeks old with body weight of 6.0±0.5 kg were assigned randomly and equally to 4 groups in two independental experiments which...

Author(s)
Li ShiJun; Liang ZhenHua; Wang Cui; Feng YanPing; Peng XiuLi; Gong YanZhang
Publisher
Medwell Online, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances, 2010, 9, 3, pp 486-490
Abstract

Having antioxidant and androgenic effects, Chrysin was orally administrated to roosters and reproductive performance including sperm quality and fatty acid composition, testis index, fertility and hatchability rates as well as blood testosterone concentration were assessed. Twenty eight 40-week-old ...

Author(s)
Altawash, A. S. A.; Shahneh, A. Z.; Moravej, H.; Ansari, M.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Theriogenology, 2017, 104, pp 72-79
Abstract

A method of freezing semen using N-methylacetamide (MA) as a cryoprotective agent was applied to Yakido, a chicken breed designated as a "Natural Monument" under the "Law for the Protection of Cultural Property" (Law No. 214, May 30, 1950) in Japan. Semen was collected from Yakido roosters, and...

Author(s)
Sasaki, K.; Tatsumi, T.; Tsutsui, M.; Niinomi, T.; Imai, T.; Naito, M.; Tajima, A.; Nishi, Y.
Publisher
Japan Poultry Science Association, Ibaraki, Japan
Citation
Journal of Poultry Science, 2010, 47, 4, pp 297-301
Abstract

The objective of the present experiments was to produce the intergeneric hybrids of domesticated and wild goose via artificial insemination with fresh and frozen-thawed semen. The experiments were carried out during two successive goose reproductive seasons, on eight five-year-old Canada Goose (...

Author(s)
Kowalczyk, A.; Łukaszewicz, E.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Theriogenology, 2012, 77, 3, pp 507-513
Abstract

Effects of breed and lay number on seminal characteristics as well as fertility and hatchability of eggs collected from caged geese by assigned mating between ganders and dams with artificial insemination were investigated. In trail 1, a total of 56 ganders and 128 dams on the first lay with...

Author(s)
Chang ShenChang; Lin MinJung; Wu KwoChin; Jea YuShine; Fan YangKwang
Publisher
Chinese Society of Animal Science, Pingtung, Taiwan
Citation
Journal of the Chinese Society of Animal Science, 2008, 37, 3, pp 175-185

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