Development of the genital microflora in stallions used for artificial insemination throughout the breeding season.

@article{Pasing2013DevelopmentOT,
  title={Development of the genital microflora in stallions used for artificial insemination throughout the breeding season.},
  author={Stephanie S Pasing and Christine Aurich and Mareike von Lewinski and Manuela Wulf and Monika Krueger and J{\"o}rg E Aurich},
  journal={Animal reproduction science},
  year={2013},
  volume={139 1-4},
  pages={53-61}
}
An important factor influencing stallion fertility is the microbial contamination of semen. Aims of this study were to investigate changes in the microbiological population of the genital mucosa and semen in artificial insemination stallions (n=16) from before to after one breeding season (February-August). MALDI-TOF-MS (matrix assisted laser desorption… CONTINUE READING