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12 quail hens were inseminated with 0.0O5 ml. quail semen and 52 with 0.02 ml. Brown Leghorn semen, using a modification of the intra-uterine method of Ogasawara and Huang [see A.B.A., 32, No. 2494]. The oviduct was everted until the egg shell was visible; the tip of the inseminating cannula was...

Mcfarquhar, A. M.; Lake, P. E.
Journal of Reproduction and Fertility, 1964, 8, pp 261-263

Investigations were made to determine the fundamental causes of loss of fertilising ability of spermatozoa during the period between artificial collection of the semen and the insemination of the hen. The application of cytochemical tests to spermatozoa at succeeding intervals of time in vitro...

Lake, P. E.
Section Papers. 10th World's Poultry Congress, 1954, pp 79-85