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The study of reproductive physiology in domestic ruminants has progressed from the whole animal to the molecular level in an amazingly short period of time. The volume of information on this subject is enormous; therefore, we have focused on domestic ruminants, with an emphasis on cattle. To date, ...

Author(s)
Smith, M. F.; Geisert, R. D.; Parrish, J. J.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
Journal of Animal Science, 2018, 96, 7, pp 2952-2970
Abstract

Although essential for artificial insemination (AI) and MOET (multiple ovulation and embryo transfer), oestrus synchronisation and superovulation are associated with increased female reproductive tract mucus production and altered sperm transport. The effects of such breeding practices on the ovine ...

Author(s)
Maddison, J. W.; Rickard, J. P.; Bernecic, N. C.; Tsikis, G.; Soleilhavoup, C.; Labas, V.; Combes-Soia, L.; Harichaux, G.; Druart, X.; Leahy, T.; Graaf, S. P. de
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Proteomics, 2017, 155, pp 1-10
Abstract

This review considers the use of prostaglandin F and its synthetic analogues (PG) for controlling the estrous cycle of the ewe. Aspects such as phase of the estrus cycle, PG analogues, PG doses, ovarian follicle development pattern, CL formation, progesterone synthesis, ovulation rate, sperm...

Author(s)
Fierro, S.; Gil, J.; Viñoles, C.; Olivera-Muzante, J.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Theriogenology, 2013, 79, 3, pp 399-408
Abstract

The aim of this experiment was to improve the reproductive performance of a short-interval prostaglandin (PG)-based protocol for timed artificial insemination in sheep, using a short-term nutritional treatment. During the breeding season (March-April), 132 multiparous and 61 nulliparous Corriedale...

Author(s)
Fierro, S.; Gil, J.; Viñoles, C.; Soca, F.; Banchero, G.; Olivera-Muzante, J.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Animal Reproduction Science, 2014, 149, 3/4, pp 158-162
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Sheep constitute an important livestock species in the rural agricultural economy of India. The country is endowed with vast diversity of sheep breeds. The low reproductive efficiency of indigenous sheep breeds has been a major concern in terms of converting these immense bioresources into more...

Author(s)
Naqvi, S. M. K.; Anil Joshi; Maurya, V. P.
Publisher
Indian Society for Sheep and Goat Production and Utilization, Avikanagar, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Small Ruminants, 2007, 13, 2, pp 115-143
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The views of the authors are expressed in the light of their experimental work. The physiological principles of control of the ovarian cycle are discussed, together with the practical problems associated with such control. The complexities of the problems directly and indirectly associated with...

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ROBINSON, T. J.; LAMOND, D. R.
Citation
Proceedings of the Australian Society of Animal Production, 1966, 6, pp 10-18
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AKINS, E. L., LTJDWICK, T. M., RICKARD, H. E., RADER, E. R., and ETGEN, W. M. Association of certain type evaluations and type scores of first-lactation Holstein females: 748. ALMQTJIST, J. O., AMANN, R. P., and O'DELL, W. T. Sperm reserves of dairy bulls as determined by depletion trials and...

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Journal of Dairy Science, 1958, 41, pp 701-751
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Dahmen, J.J.; Hulet, C.V.; Price, D.A.; Everson, D.O. Effects of drylot and pasture management on ovulation rate in sheep: 204-205.Dave, B.K.; Graves, C.N. Enzymes of follicular fluid and effect on sperm: 205.Douglas, R.H.; Ginther, O.J. Effect of PGF2 alpha on estrous cycle and pregnancy in mares: ...

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Journal of Animal Science, 1974, 39, pp 135-139
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Adams, C. R., Becker, D. E., Terrill, S. W., Norton, H. W., and Jensen, A. H. Rate of ovulation and implantation in swine as affected by dietary protein: 1245. Alliston, C. W., and Ulberg, L. C. Early pregnancy loss in sheep at ambient temperatures of 70° and 90° F. : 1316. Anderson, D. E., and...

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Journal of Animal Science, 1960, 19, pp 1216-1339

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