Bull semen variables after experimental exposure with Bovine Herpesvirus type 5.

@article{Souza2011BullSV,
  title={Bull semen variables after experimental exposure with Bovine Herpesvirus type 5.},
  author={D. G. Souza and Camila Silva-Frade and Alicio Martins and Tereza C. Cardoso},
  journal={Animal reproduction science},
  year={2011},
  volume={124 1-2},
  pages={
          55-60
        }
}
The influence of Bovine Herpesvirus type 5 (BoHV-5) infection on semen variables and sperm morphology collected from healthy bulls with no reproductive disorder was evaluated in ten ejaculates distributed into two experimental groups: group I, bull semen exposed to 10(2.3) (tissue culture infectious dose) TCID(50)/50 μl of a Brazilian strain of BoHV-5 (US9/BR/2007; GU9457818) and group II, unexposed bull control semen. After experimental infection, the semen was frozen-thawed prior to… CONTINUE READING