Optimization of the Protocol for Cryopreservation of Arabian Stallion Spermatozoa: Effects of Centrifugation, Semen Extenders and Cryoprotectants.

@article{Ghallab2019OptimizationOT,
  title={Optimization of the Protocol for Cryopreservation of Arabian Stallion Spermatozoa: Effects of Centrifugation, Semen Extenders and Cryoprotectants.},
  author={A. M. Ghallab and Mostfa M. Abou-Ahmed and A M Fad and Diya A. El-Badry and Abdallah M Shahat and Adel R Moawad},
  journal={Cryo letters},
  year={2019},
  volume={40 2},
  pages={
          129-138
        }
}
BACKGROUND Cryopreservation of Arabian stallion semen is important in order to improve the function and fertility of frozen/thawed semen in this breed. OBJECTIVE To investigate the effects of centrifugation, type of semen extenders, and type of cryoprotectants on the quality of frozen/thawed Arabian stallion spermatozoa. MATERIALS AND METHODS Semen samples collected from four adult Arabian stallions (one ejaculate per week for 10 consecutive weeks) were either processed directly without… CONTINUE READING