Recent advances in semen preservation.

  title={Recent advances in semen preservation.},
  author={W J Neville},
  journal={Journal of the South African Veterinary Association},
  volume={46 4},
  • W J Neville
  • Published 1975 in
    Journal of the South African Veterinary…
While the horizons for cryobiology may be bright and granted, tremendous strides have been made in the area of artifical insemination(AI), it is evident that only dairy cattle AI with frozen semen has achieved industrial application. Beef cattle AI has been hampered by the lack of suitable techniques for oestrous control. However, with the advent of prostaglandin F2alpha, it may now be possible to make the genetic progress which has been accomplished through AI in dairy cattle. Genetic progress… CONTINUE READING