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Abstract

Egg yolk is used as a cryoprotectant for semen in different mammalian species including buffalo. Egg yolk from different sources may affect freezability of buffalo bull semen. Quail egg yolk (QEY) and turkey egg yolk (TEY) in Tris-citric acid extender was evaluated for post-thaw quality and in vivo ...

Author(s)
Akhter, S.; Rakha, B. A.; Ansari, M. S.; Husna, A. U.; Iqbal, S.; Khalid, M.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Theriogenology, 2017, 87, pp 259-265
Abstract

Transplantation of male germ line cells into sterilized recipients has been used in mammals for conventional breeding as well as for transgenesis. We have previously adapted this approach for the domestic chicken and we present now an improvement of the germ cell transplantation technique by using...

Author(s)
Trefil, P.; Bakst, M. R.; Yan HaiFeng; Hejnar, J.; Kalina, J.; Mucksová, J.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Theriogenology, 2010, 74, 9, pp 1670-1676
Abstract

Glycerol (GLY) and egg yolk (EY) are good cryoprotectants of avian and mammalian sperm, but in birds, they strongly inhibit the eventual fertilization of ova. Using the sperm penetration (SP-holes) assay and fertility trials, the present study investigates (1) the possible mechanism by which this...

Author(s)
Abouelezz, F. M. K.; Castaño, C.; Toledano-Díaz, A.; Esteso, M. C.; López-Sebastián, A.; Campo, J. L.; Santiago-Moreno, J.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Theriogenology, 2015, 83, 9, pp 1541-1547