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Cover for Artificial insemination.

This chapter focuses on several aspects of artificial insemination (AI), particularly its application to livestock. The growth and development as well as advantages of AI are presented. The semen sexing technology is also presented. Moreover, the future developments in AI technology are outlined.

Author(s)
Gordon, I.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646022)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

For livestock holdings, the breeding sector is the most important and the level of breeding technical indicators is the path to profit or loss. It can be said that in animal husbandry, this is the sector with the highest degree of technicality and that is why there were made efforts in research to...

Author(s)
Sandu, M.; Mantea, S.
Publisher
De Gruyter Open, Warsaw, Poland
Citation
Annals "Valahia" University of Târgoviște - Agriculture, 2016, 10, 1, pp 29-33
CABI Book Info
Cover for Reproductive technologies in farm animals.

This second edition of Reproductive Technologies in Farm Animals has been revised to provide an up to date account of the key techniques employed in manipulating reproduction in farm animals, including beef and dairy cattle, pigs, sheep, goats, buffaloes, camelids, horses and poultry. This book has ...

Author(s)
Gordon, I.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646022)
Type
Book
Abstract

Animal breeders have used a variety of methods in selective breeding programs to genetically improve food animal species. Recently this has included the use of both genetic engineering and genome editing, particularly for targeting improvement in traits for which there is no within-species or...

Author(s)
Eenennaam, A. L. van
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Current Opinion in Biotechnology, 2017, 44, pp 27-34
AbstractFull Text

Until today, manifold experimentally designed technical adjustments have been introduced for semen freezing, required for artificial insemination, species protection and clinical medicine. Egg yolk, provided that it is added as an additive in many diluents for freezing mammalian sperm, has taken...

Author(s)
Yalçın, B.; Akal, E.
Publisher
Mehmet Akif Ersoy Üniversity, Burdur, Turkey
Citation
Veterinary Journal of Mehmet Akif Ersoy University, 2017, 2, 1, pp 51-59
Abstract

The current threats to livestock diversity, status of conservation of farm genetic resources, and recommendations for future strategiues for conservation of livestock biodiversity in India were presented.

Author(s)
Gandhi, R. S.; Arjava Sharma
Publisher
Indian Dairy Association, New Delhi, India
Citation
Indian Dairyman, 2016, 68, 2, pp 102-107
Abstract

White Leghorn chickens were selected for 36 generations for high (HAS) or low (LAS) antibody response to SRBC 5 d after an intravenous challenge. The aim of this study was to investigate possible changes in reproductive soundness resulting from that selection. Age and BW at onset of lay (first...

Author(s)
Albrecht, H. N.; Siegel, P. B.; Pierson, F. W.; McGilliard, M. L.; Lewis, R. M.
Publisher
Poultry Science Association, Savoy, USA
Citation
Poultry Science, 2012, 91, 8, pp 1796-1803
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
Abstract

This supplemental issue of "Reproduction in Domestic Animals" volume 53 contains 110 abstracts from papers presented at the 51st Annual Conference of Physiology and Pathology of Reproduction and 43rd Mutual Conference of Veterinary and Human Reproductive Medicine, held in Hannover, Germany, last...

Publisher
Wiley, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Reproduction in Domestic Animals, 2018, 53, s1, pp 3-48
Abstract

The articles on these proceedings are a compilation of articles on reproduction wild and domestic animals. Topics discussed are: cryopreservation in horses; effect of prostaglandin treatment in animals; artificial insemination in Brazil; bull selection for natural breeding; ultrasound utilization...

Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Reprodução Animal, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Reprodução Animal, 2015, 39, 1, pp 11-250

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