Success in Artificial Insemination - Quality of Semen and Diagnostics Employed
Edited by Alemayehu Lemma
Edited by Alemayehu Lemma,
Published: January 09, 2013.
Artificial insemination has long been the primary tool towards genetic improvement in many domestic animals. Knowledge based decision are increasingly becoming important in this industry. Scientific publications are having greater role in the contribution of research outputs towards an efficient utilization reproductive phenomenon. This book on improving the success of AI through improving the quality of semen and related diagnostics is just one for interested readers.
Chapter 1 The Importance of Semen Quality in AI Programs and Advances in Laboratory Analyses for Semen Characteristics Assessment 1
Chapter 2 Improvement of Semen Quality by Feed Supplement and Semen Cryopreservation in Swine 17
Chapter 3 The Use Of Sex-Sorted Sperm For Reproductive Programs In cattle 39
Chapter 4 Fertility Results After Artificial Insemination with Bull Semen Frozen with Low Density Lipoprotein Extender 63
Chapter 5 Nonsteroid Anti-Inflammatory Drugs to Improve Fertility in Cows 73
Chapter 6 Molecular Markers in Sperm Analysis 93
Chapter 7 The Potential for Infectious Disease Contamination During the Artificial Insemination Procedure in Swine 117
Chapter 8 The Role of Trans-Rectal Ultrasonography in Artificial Insemination Program 141
Chapter 9 Energy Management of Mature Mammalian Spermatozoa 153
Chapter 10 Artificial Insemination in Poultry 175