Animal Andrology: theories and applications

Chenoweth, Peter J., and Lorton, Steven P. (2014) Animal Andrology: theories and applications. CABI, Wallingford, UK, pp. 1-568.

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This book contains 19 chapters that discuss theoretical and applied andrology for domestic, zoo and wild animals. Topics include semen and its constituents; sperm production and harvest; determinants of sperm morphology; sperm preparation for fertilization; practical aspects of semen cryopreservation; evaluation of semen in the andrology laboratory; genetic aspects of male reproduction; emerging techniques and future development of semen evaluation and handling and applied andrology in cats, dogs, fowls, turkeys, sheep, goats, cervids, horses, cattle, zebu, buffaloes, pigs, camelids, zoo animals and wild animals. It will be of use for those teaching animal physiology at a tertiary level and a reference for those interested in male animal reproductive evaluation, performance and in semen evaluation, handling and use for artificial breeding.

Item ID: 40994
Item Type: Book (Edited)
ISBN: 978-1-78064-316-8
Keywords: animal breeding, artificial insemination, contraception, cryopreservation, domestic animals, freezing, frozen semen, genetic analysis, livestock, methodology, morphology, poultry, reproduction, semen, semen characters, semen preservation, spermatozoa, techniques, wild animals, wildlife conservation, wildlife management, zoo animals
Date Deposited: 10 Mar 2016 04:53
FoR Codes: 07 AGRICULTURAL AND VETERINARY SCIENCES > 0702 Animal Production > 070201 Animal Breeding @ 80%
07 AGRICULTURAL AND VETERINARY SCIENCES > 0702 Animal Production > 070206 Animal Reproduction @ 20%
SEO Codes: 83 ANIMAL PRODUCTION AND ANIMAL PRIMARY PRODUCTS > 8303 Livestock Raising > 830399 Livestock Raising not elsewhere classified @ 100%
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