Effect of lycopene on semen quality, fertility and native immunity of broiler breeder.

@article{Mangiagalli2010EffectOL,
  title={Effect of lycopene on semen quality, fertility and native immunity of broiler breeder.},
  author={Maria Grazia Mangiagalli and Piera Anna Martino and T Smajlovic and L Guidobono Cavalchini and Stefano P. Marelli},
  journal={British poultry science},
  year={2010},
  volume={51 1},
  pages={152-7}
}
1. The effect of drinking water supplementation with lycopene on the semen quality, fertility and immunity of broiler breeders was evaluated. 2. Broiler breeder males were individually caged from 25 to 42 weeks old and divided into two group: L group, treated birds (lycopene 0.5 g/l) and C group, control birds. Laying hens were divided into two groups and artificially inseminated. 3. Semen variables were evaluated and daily fertility recorded. Serum bactericidal activity was tested. 4. Semen… CONTINUE READING
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