Superovulation in mares.

  title={Superovulation in mares.},
  author={Edward L. Squires and Patrick M. McCue},
  journal={Animal reproduction science},
  volume={99 1-2},
Embryo recovery from single ovulating mares is approximately 50 per cent per estrous cycle. Superovulation could be used to increase embryo recovery and provide extra embryos for embryo freezing. This review addresses some historical approaches to superovulation, as well as examines factors that affect the response of mares to equine FSH. eCG, GnRH and inhibin vaccines have been of limited success in stimulating multiple ovulation. Numerous studies have shown that injection of equine pituitary… CONTINUE READING

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