ESDAR Conference 2018

Poster Sessions



Session 1 (Friday, 28th September): posters with ODD CODE

Session 2 (Saturday, 29th September): posters with PAIR CODE

 

P 1

The presence of light-induced sexually active rams prevents the seasonal inhibition of LH in OVX-E2 ewes

J. Abecia1, M. Keller2, P. Chemineau2, C. Palacios3 and J.A. Delgadillo4

1IUCA, University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain, 2UMR PRC, INRA, CNRS, Université de Tours, IFCE, Nouzilly, France, 3University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain, 4CIRCA, Antonio Narro Agrarian Autonomous University, Torreón, México

 

P 2

Unilateral perineal herniation of a mineralized paraprostatic cyst in a dog, a case report

A. Agut, C. Rodenas, J. Carrillo, M.A. Gómez and X. Lucas

University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain

 

P 3

Ultrasonic characteristics of uterus and ovaries during estrus and their relationship with pregnancy rate in dairy cows

M.R. Ahmadi, A. Mogheiseh, B. Mihandoost and M. Ansari Lari

Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran

 

P 4

Assessing the most effective way for overnight cooling of epididymal dog sperm prior to freezing stored in situ or in extender**

E. Alegre-Cortés1, F. Marinaro2, L. Gónzalez-Fernández3, F. Sánchez-Margallo2, M. Santella4 and B. Macías-García2

1CIBERNED, University of Extremadura, Cáceres, Spain; 2Centro de Cirugía de Mínima Invasión Jesús Usón, Cáceres, Spain; 3SINTREP Group, University of Extremadura, Cáceres, Spain; 4VCH, University of Extremadura, Cáceres, Spain

 

P 5

Dosage of iron oxide nanoparticles in selection of Angora buck semen before freezing: preliminary results**

H. Alemdar and A. Daskin

Department of Reproduction and Artificial Insemination, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey

 

P 6

Are FOXL2 mutations involved in mare granulosa cell tumors (GCT)

A. Al-Ibrahim, N. McFadzean, T. Parkin and M.M. Carmichael

College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, U.K.

 

P 7

Bacterial load and sperm quality during storage of cooled stallion semen**

Z. Al-Kass1, J. Spergser2, A. Johannisson1, C. Aurich3, J. Kuhl3, K. Schmidt3 and J. Morrell1

1Department of Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden; 2Institute of Microbiology, Vetmeduni Vienna, Vienna, Austria; 3Central for Artificial Insemination and Embryo Transfer, Vetmeduni Vienna, Vienna, Austria

 

P 8

A comparative analysis on post-thawed quality of ram sperm stored in three different freezing media

L. Allai, U. Osuagwuh, W. Garcia, A. Tabarez and M. Palomo

Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

 

P 9

Seminal plasma does not upregulate the anti-inflammatory IL-10 gene in the oviductal sperm reservoir of pigs

M. Alvarez-Rodriguez and H. Rodriguez-Martinez

Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine (IKE), BKH, O&G, Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden

 

P 10

A new device for intrafollicular oocyte transfer in cattle**

M. Andrlíková, L. Stenclova and S. Cech

University of Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Brno, Czech Republic

 

P 11

A preliminary study of instrumental alternatives on the ram sperm cryopreservation process under field conditions

L. Anel-Lopez1, C. Ortega-Ferrusola2, P. de Paz1, C. Chamorro1, F.J. Peña2, J. Boixo1, L. Anel1 and M. Alvarez1

1University of León, León, Spain; 2University of Extremadura, Caceres, Spain

 

P 12

Significance of dairy cow γδT lymphocytes in regulatory mechanisms

O. Aniołek, K. Tomaszewska and Z. Gajewski

Department of Large Animal Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

 

P 13

Effect of humic substances on the quality of ram sperm**

P. Anipchenko, K. Plemyashov, A. Stekolnikov, G. Nikitin, M. Ladanova, E. Meboniya and E. Korochkina

Saint-Petersburg State Academy of Veterinary Medicine, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

 

P 14

Ultramicroscopic finding of ovine spermatozoa after cryopreservation

A. Arando1, J.M. León2, J.V. Delgado1, A. Acosta1, A. González1, C. Alcalá1 and C.C. Pérez Marín1

1University of Córdoba, Cordoba, Spain; 2Diputación de Córdoba, Cordoba, Spain

 

P 15

Effect of time of year over the seminal characteristics in quarter mile horses

G. Arellano-Rodriguez1, R. Corral-Sosa1, A. Alvarado-Espino1, C.A. Meza-Herrera2, E. Carrillo-Castellanos3, J.R. Luna-Orozco4, O. Angel-Garcia1, L.R. Gaytan-Aleman1 and F.G. Veliz-Deras1

1Antonio Narro Agrarian Autonomous University (UAAAN), Torreón, Coahuila, Mexico; 2Chapingo Autonomous University (UACH), Bermejillo Durango, Mexico; 3Instituto Tecnologico de Torreon, Ejido Ana Coahuila, Mexico; 4Centro de Bachillerato Tecnologico, La Partida Coahuila, Mexico

 

P 16

Effect of L-2-Thiohistidine on goat semen cryopreservation: preliminary results

U.C. Ari1 and S. Karasu2

1Department of Reproduction and AI, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Kafkas, Kars, Turkey; 2Republic of Turkey Ministry of Food, Agriculture & Livestock, Erzincan, Turkey

 

 

P 17

Maternal nutritional restriction modulates placental VEGF inmunolocalization and fetoplacental development in the rabbit

M. Arias-Alvarez1, R.M. García-García1, M.Á. Jiménez-Martínez1, M. Rodríguez2, A. Sanchez-Rodriguez1, P.L. Lorenzo1 and P.G. Rebollar2

1Veterinary Faculty, Complutense University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain; 2Technical University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain

 

P 18

Administration of GnRH on day 23 post AI enhances plasma progesterone, embryonic survival, and herd fertility in lactating Nili-Ravi buffaloes

U. Arshad1, M.Z. Tahir1, M.R. Yousuf1, M. Shahzad2 and N. Ahmad1

1University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan; 2Nuclear Institute for Agriculture and Biology, Faisalabad, Pakistan

 

P 19

Expression profile of Toll-like receptor 7 in the ovine corpus luteum during prostaglandin F-induced luteolysis

M.O. Atli1, M. Kose1, M. Hitit2, M.S. Kaya3 and F. Bozkaya4

1Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey; 2Kastamonu University, Kastamonu, Turkey; 3Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt University, Ankara, Turkey; 4Harran University, Sanlıurfa, Turkey

 

P 20

Relationship between biochemical parameters of equine semen plasma and motility before and after freezing

M. Atroshchenko1, A. Zaitcev1, V. Kalashnikov1, E. Nikitkina2, S. Timofeeva2 and K. Plemyashov2

1All-Russian Research Institute for Horse Breeding, Divovo, Russia; 2Russian Research Institute of Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding, Branch of the L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

P 21

Impact of the use of large-scale embryo transfer programs in the increase of inbreeding and relativeness in the Argentinean Polo horse**

F. Azcona1, A. Molina Alcalá2, M. Valera3, J. Dorado4 and S. Demyda Peyrás1

1IGEVET, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, National University of La Plata, La Plata, Argentina; 2Department of Genetics, University of Córdoba, Córdoba, Spain; 3Department of Agroforestry Sciences, Higher Technical School of Agricultural Engineering, University of Sevilla, Sevilla, Spain; 4Department of Surgery and Animal Medicine, University of Córdoba, Córdoba, Spain

 

P 22

Free-radical oxidation evaluation in Saanen goats

A. Bakhta, L. Karpenko and P. Anipchenko

St. Petersburg State Academy of Veterinary Medicine, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

P 23

Giant vaginal cyst in female sphinx cat - a case report

P. Bałdyga-Kacprzak, K. Kacprzak, I. Kaszak, A. Ruszczak, S. Kanafa, I. Dolka, J. Sterna, A. Duszewska, A. Dobrzyński and P. Jurka

Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

 

P 24

Pregnancy-Specific Protein B (PSPB) concentration in different breeds of pregnant ewes

O. Balogh 1, T. Milisits-Németh 1, L. Kern 1, I. Egerszegi 2 and G. Gábor 1

1Research Institute for Animal Breeding, Nutrition and Meat Science, National Agricultural Research and Innovation Centre, Herceghalom, Hungary; 2Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Szent, István University, Gödöllő, Hungary

 

P 25

The expression of hsp70 on mRNA and protein levels in cattle embryos co-culture with BOECs and culture in KSOMaa at elevated temperature after activation of embryonic genome

M. Baraniewicz-Kołek1, A.M. Duszewska1, A.J. Rynkowska2, P. Gręda1 and R.R. Starzyński2

1Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; 2Institute of Genetics and Animal Breeding, Polish Academy of Sciences, Jastrzębiec, Poland

 

P 26

Repeated low doses of buserelin in anovulatory anestrus cows develop ovarian follicles and can be used as treatment method

W. Barański, A. Nowicki, D. Tobolski, M. Rudowska and T. Janowski

Department of Animal Reproduction with Clinic, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Warmia and Mazury, Olsztyn, Poland

 

P 27

Adipolin, a novel adipokine expressed in ovarian pig follicles

A. Barbe1, P. Kurowska2, A. Rak2, C. Rame1, P. Froment1 and J. Dupont1

1Unité Physiologie de la Reproduction et des Comportements, INRA, Nouzilly, France; 2Department of Physiology and Toxicology of Reproduction, Institute of Zoology and Biomedical Research, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland

 

P 28

The transforming growth-factor, -β1, -β2 and -β3 is synthetized by most of the boar internal genital organs

I. Barranco1, C. Perez-Patiño1, L. Padilla1, M. Alvarez-Rodriguez2, I. Parrilla1, E.A. Martinez1, J. Roca1 and H. Rodriguez-Martinez2

1Department of Medicine and Animal Surgery, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain; 2Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden

 

P 29

Expression of connexin 43 during testicular regression after exposure to short photoperiod in the Syrian hamster

E. Beltrán-Frutos, J. Martínez-Hernández, V. Seco-Rovira, M.I. Serrano-Sánchez, C. Ferrer and L.M. Pastor

Department of Cell Biology and Histology, IMIB-Arrixaca; School of Medicine, Regional Campus of International Excellence Mare Nostrum Campus, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain

 

P 30

Effect of astaxanthin on frozen-thawed boar semen – a preliminary study

A. Basioura1, I. Parrilla2, E.A. Martinez2, J. Roca2, J. Li2, M.F. Molina2, C. Boscos1 and I. Tsakmakidis1

1Farm Animals Clinic, School of Veterinary Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece; 2Department of Animal Medicine and Surgery, Faculty of Veterinary, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain

 

P 31

The post-thawing quality of INRA180 ram sperm held 4h at 15°C prior to cryopreservation

A. Benmoula1, B. El Amiri1, A. Badi1, L. Allai1, K. El Khalil1 and M. El Fadili2

1Regional Center of Settat, INRA, Settat, Morocco; 2Department of Animal Science, Scientific Division, INRA, Rabat, Morocco

 

P 32

Ovulatory response to GnRH following luteolysis by PGF in Norwegian Red heifers

H.F. Berg1, V. Kvale2, B. Heringstad3, A. Alm-Kristiansen4, E. Ropstad5 and E. Kommisrud6

1Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Oslo; Norway; 2Geno Breeding and AI Association, Hamar, Norway; 3 Faculty of Biosciences, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Ås, Norway; 4SpermVital AS, Hamar, Norway; 5Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Oslo, Norway; 6Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences, Hamar, Norway

 

P 33

Antimicrobial resistance of isolates of microorganisms identified in the milk of cows with subclinical mastitis in the Ural region of Russia

N. Bezborodova, O. Sokolova, M. Isakova and M. Ryaposova

Ural Scientific Research Veterinary Institute (FSBSI) UrFASRC, UrB, Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), Ekaterinburg, Russia

 

P 34

Cases of male sterility of interspecific hybrids between Phodopus campbelli and P. sungorus (Rodentia, Cricetidae)**

T. Bikchurina1, K. Tishakova1, E. Kizilova2 and A. Torgasheva2

1Novosibirsk State University, Novosibirsk, Russia; 2Institute of Cytology and Genetics SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia

 

P 35

Biopsy of mammary gland in sows: A tool for studying colostrum production

S. Björkman, T. Han, C. Oliviero and O. Peltoniemi

Department of Production Animal Medicine, Helsinki University, Saarentaus, Finland

 

P 36

Conceptus products differentially regulate expression and activity of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor (PPAR) isoforms in luminal epithelial and stromal cells of the porcine endometrium

A. Blitek and M. Szymanska

Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research of Polish Academy Sciences, Olsztyn, Poland

 

P 37

Electron paramagnetic resonance (EPR) spectroscopy to study the fluidity of equine sperm membrane

D. Blommaert1, T. Franck2, J.-P. Lejeune1, I. Donnay3, D. Serteyn4 and A. Mouithys-Mickalad2

1Centre Européen du Cheval, Linalux-MLS, Vielsalm, Belgium; 2Center for Oxygen RD (CORD), Liège, Belgium; 3Université Catholique de Louvain, Louvain, Belgium; 4Veterinary Faculty Medicine, University of Liège, Liège, Belgium

 

P 38

The relation between PGE2 synthesis and expression profile of the molecular markers of implantation ability and developmental competence in bovine blastocysts derived from good and poor quality oocyte

D. Boruszewska, K. Grycmacher, E. Sinderewicz, J. Staszkiewicz-Chodor, I. Kowalczyk-Zieba and I. Woclawek-Potocka

Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research of Polish Academy of Sciences, Olsztyn, Poland

 

P 39

Effect of Ficoll 70 on vitrification of donkey embryos: preliminary results

M. Bottrel1, B. Pereira1, I. Ortiz1, M. Diaz-Jimenez1, C. Consuegra1, M. Hidalgo1, S. Demyda2 and J. Dorado1

1Veterinary Reproduction Group, Department of Animal Medicine and Surgery, University of Cordoba, Córdoba, Spain; 2IGEVET, UNLP - CONICET La Plata, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, National University of La Plata University, La Plata, Argentina

 

P 40

Cryo-scanning and conventional electron microscopy of Iberian ibex (Capra pyrenaica) sperm cryopreserved using slow and ultra-rapid cooling protocols

P. Bóveda1, A. Toledano1, C. Castaño1, M.C. Esteso1, A. López- Sebastián1, D. Rizos1, R. Ungerfeld2 and J. Santiago-Moreno1

1Department of Animal Reproduction, INIA, Madrid, Spain; 2Department of Physiology, Veterinary Faculty, University of the Republic, Montevideo, Uruguay

 

P 41

Use of hCG on the induction of accessory corpora lutea in Morada Nova ewes

G. Brun Vergani1, W.R. Russiano Vicente1, J. Teramachi Trevizan1, V. Schinaider do Amaral Pereira2, A. Rossetto Garcia2, J. Ferreira da Fonseca3 and M.E. Franco Oliveira1

1Faculty of Agrarian and Veterinary Sciences, São Paulo State University (UNESP), Jaboticabal, Brazil; 2Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (EMBRAPA) Pecuária Sudeste, São Carlos, Brazil; 3Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (EMBRAPA) Goat and Sheep, Sobral, Brazil

 

P 42

A single injection of triptorelin or of buserelin acetate in saline solutions induce ovulation in mares as a single injection of hCG

J.-F. Bruyas1, L. Normandin2, F. Huiban1 and T. Dhier2

1Nantes National Veterinary College, Nantes, France; 2Haras de Hus, Petit Mars, France

 

P 43

The effect of Hydrostatic Pressure Treatment (HHP) on quality of poor boar ejaculates after cryopreservation

M. Bryła and M. Trzcińska

National Research Institute of Animal Production, Balica, Poland

 

P 44

Effect of seminal plasma and two types of freezing extenders on characteristics of frozen-thawed stallion epididymal spermatozoa

F. Bubenickova, J. Sichtar, B. Dvorakova and T. Chrbolkova

Department of Veterinary Sciences, Faculty of Agrobiology, Food and Natural Resources, Czech University of Life Sciences Prague, Prague, Czech Republic

 

P 45

Mitochondrial activity in boar spermatozoa: some insights

D. Bucci, S. Nesci, G. Galeati, C. Nerozzi, A. Pagliarani, C. Tamanini and M. Spinaci

DIMEVET, University of Bologna, Ozzano dell'Emilia (BO), Italy

 

P 46

Evaluation of a novel portable device for motility assessment in stallion semen

T. Buss1, J. Aurich2 and C. Aurich1

1Artificial Insemination and ET, and 2Obstetrics, Gynaecoloy and Andrology, Vetmeduni Vienna, Vienna, Austria

 

P 47

Effectiveness of plant-based additives application for reproductive indicators of breeding bulls

O. Busygina1, I. Shkuratova1, M. Ryaposova1 and V. Safonov2

1Federal State Budgetary Scientific Institution «Ural Federal Agrarian Scientific Research Centre, Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Science», Ekaterinburg, Russia; 2Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry of Russian Academу of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

 

P 48

Histological characterization of testis in Miranda Donkeys from juvenil to adult

A. Calado1, H. Lemos1, B. Leiva2, M. Quaresma3 and A. Martins-Bessa1

1University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD), Vila Real; Portugal; 2AEPGA - Association for the Study and Protection of Donkeys, Atenor, Miranda do Douro, Portugal; 3Veterinary Teaching Hospital (UTAD), Vila Real, Portugal

 

P 49

Effect of clinical mastitis from calving to end of the voluntary waiting period on reproductive performance in Holstein cows

O. Calisici1, S. Salar2, D. Calisici3, D. Ozen4 and A. Bastan2

1Clinic for Cattle, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Hannover, Germany; 2Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey; 3Nazifaga Animal Breeding Center, İzmir, Turkey; 4Department of Biostatistics, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ankara University, Ankara

 

P 50

Recombinant Heat Shock Proteins (HSPs) do not improve the quality of cooled porcine seminal doses during summer

V. Calle-Guisado, M.J. Bragado, L.J. García-Marín and L. González-Fernández

SINTREP Research Group, University of Extremadura, Cáceres, Spain

 

P 51

Identification of intracellular nitric oxide synthase isoforms in ram sperm**

S. Calvo-García, M. Carvajal-Serna, S. Miguel-Jiménez, A. Casao, J.A. Cebrián-Pérez, T. Muiño-Blanco and R. Pérez-Pé

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain

 

P 52

SlimCASA software to evaluate bovine sperm motility: preliminary results

A.S. Camargos1, L.C.R. da Silva1, M.H.A. Sousa1, Y.F.R.S. Silva2, F.O. Papa2, A.P.B. Rabelo1, F.H.S. Dantas1, T.M.S. Cavalero2, E.R. Silva Júnior2, A.R. da Costa1 and E. Oba2

1Goiano Federal Institute, Morrinhos, Goiás, Brazil; 2School of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, São Paulo State University (UNESP), Botucatu, São Paulo, Brazil

 

P 53

Platelet factor 4 sustains in vitro production of porcine blastocysts in a chemically defined medium

J.M. Cambra, C. Maside, A. Nohalez, C.A. Martinez, J. Roca, E.A. Martinez, C. Cuello and M.A. Gil

Department of Animal Medicine and Surgery, University of Murcia, Campus Mare Nostrum and IMIB-Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain

 

P 54

Melatonin effect on sperm capacitation in sheep breeds under equatorial climates**

M. Carvajal-Serna1, E. Conde-Silva2, W.E. Rivera-Rincón2, J.A. Cardozo3, J.A. Cebrián-Pérez4, T. Muiño-Blanco4, R. Pérez-Pé4 and A. Casao1

1 IUCA, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain; 2Francisco de Paula Santander University, Cúcuta, Colombia; 3Researcher Center TIBAITATÁ, Colombian Corporation of Agricultural Research-CORPOICA, Bogotá, Colombia

 

P 55

Evaluation of sperm fertilising ability of porcine spermatozoa after voltage-dependent anion channel 2 (VDAC2)-blocking

M. Castillo-Martín, M. Torrente-Guijarro, S. Bonet and M. Yeste

Biotechnology of Animal and Human Reproduction (TechnoSperm), Department of Biology, University of Girona, Girona, Spain

 

P 56

Presence and function of kisspeptin/kisspeptin receptor system in corpora lutea of pseudopregnant rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus): in vitro studies

G. Catone1, M. Maranesi2, L. Petrucci2, F. Parillo1, C. Vullo3, M. Meligrana1, C. Capezzone1, A. Gobbetti1, C. Boiti2 and M. Zerani2

1School of Biomedicine and Veterinary Medicine, University of Camerino, Matelica, Italy; 2Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy; 3Scuola del Farmaco e dei Prodotti della Salute, Universtiy of Camerino, Italy

 

P 57

Study of coconut water as chilled stallion sperm extender**

A. Cequier Soler, M. Olaciregui Rodríguez and M.L. Gil Huerta

Veterinary Faculty, University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain

 

P 58

Urethral obstruction caused by lithiasis in an Anglo-Nubian buck: a case report**

N. Constantin, D. Togoe and A. Diaconescu

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Agronomical Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Bucharest, Romania

 

P 59

Reproductive response to different doses of progesterone plus ECG or male effect in anestrous Dorper sheep

V. Contreras1, C. Villalobos-Triana1, O. Angel-Garcia1, J.M. Guillen-Muñoz1, R.A. Delgado-Gonzalez1, R. Rivaz-Muñoz2 and F.G. Veliz-Deras1

1Antonio Narro Agrarian Autonomous University (UAAAN), Lerdo, Mexico; 2Torreon Institute of Technology, Torreon, Mexico

 

P 60

Passive transfer of immunity: evaluation of mare colostrum quality and immunoglobulin G concentration in the new-born foal

A. Costa1, M. Bliebernicht2, C. Maerten1, D. Assunção1, A. Vicente3 and M.J. Fradinho4

1Pôle Reproduction, Haras de la Gesse, Boulogne-sur-Gesse, France; 2Embriovet, Prestação de Serviços Veterinários Lda, Muge, Portugal; 3Escola Superior Agrária, Instituto Politécnico de Santarém, Santarém, Portugal; 4CIISA – Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

 

P 61

Effect of different commercial extenders on cooled-stored stallion sperm

F. Crespo1, C. Consuegra2, M.A. Diaz-Jimenez2, I. Ortiz2, B. Pereira2, J. Dorado2 and M. Hidalgo2

1Centro Militar de Cria Caballar de Ávila, Ávila, Spain; 2Veterinary Reproduction Group, Department of Animal Medicine and Surgery, Veterinary Faculty, University of Cordoba, Cordoba, Spain

 

P 62

OvicollTM colloid is useful for selecting high quality spermatozoa from small volumes of cryopreserved ram semen

I. Crespo Félez1, A. Castañeda Sampedro1, B. Martín2, J. R.González Montaña3, E. Fernández Alegre1, J.M. Morrell4 and F. Martínez Pastor1

1Institute of Animal Health and Pastoral Farming Development (INDEGSAL), and 2Group IMAPOR, and 3Department of Medicine, Surgery and Veterinary Anatomy, University of León, León, Spain; 4Division of Reproduction, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden

 

P 63

The effect of neurokinin A and B on the expression of PRL, D2R and TRHR genes in porcine anterior pituitary cells during the estrous cycle

W. Czelejewska and A. Żmijewska

Department of Animal Anatomy and Physiology, University of Warmia and Mazury, Olsztyn, Poland

 

P 64

Histopathological studies of mammary gland in dairy cows from Mexico

D. De la Cruz, A. Medrano and M.C. Espejel

Facultad de Estudios Superiores Cuautilan, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Cuautitlan Izcalli, Mexico

 

P 65

Nutritional supplementation plus testosterone treatment increases libido and scrotal circumference in goat males in resting season

M.A. De Santiago, E. Cruz, X. Luna, V. Contreras, O. Angel and F. Veliz

Antonio Narro Agrarian Autonomous University (UAAAN), Torreón, Coahuila, Mexico

 

P 66

Quantitative ultrasound attributes of ovine fetal lung development during ewe pregnancy

P. Del Aguila da Silva1, R.A. Ramirez Uscategui1, V.J. Correia Santos1, A. Ryonosuke Taira1, R. Sitta Gomes Mariano1, M. Garcia Kako Rodrigues1, A.P. Rodrigues Simões1, M. Maronezi1, W.R. Russiano Vicente1 and M.A. Rossi Feliciano2

1São Paulo State University Júlio de Mesquita Filho (UNESP), Jaboticabal, Brazil; 2Federal University of Recôncavo da Bahia, Cruz das Almas, Brazil

 

P 67

Combined addition of superoxide dismutase, catalase and glutathione peroxidase improves cooled storage of equine spermatozoa

C. Del Prete1, T. Stout2, N. Cocchia1, S. Montagnaro1, U. Pagnini1, M. Uccello3, P. Florio3, M.P. Pasolini1 and H. Henning2

1Department of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Productions, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy; 2Department of Equine Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands; 3Department of Biology, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy

 

P 68

Under-nutrition reduces the testicular growth of male goats exposed to artificial long days in autumn and winter

J.A. Delgadillo1, A. Lemière1, J.A. Flores1, H. Hernández1, G. Duarte1, J. Vielma1 and L.Á. Zarazaga2

1CIRCA, Antonio Narro Agrarian Autonomous University, Torreón, Coahuila, Mexico; 2Departamento de Ciencias Agroforestales, University of Huelva, Huelva, Spain

 

P 69

Genome-Wide Association Study of reproductive traits in a gene pool breed of the Russian White Chickens

N.V. Dementeva1, A.A. Kudinov1, O.V. Mitrofanova1, O.L. Stanishevskaya1, E.S. Fedorova1 and M.N. Romanov2

1Russian Research Institute of Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding - Branch of the LK of Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, St. Petersburg, Russia; 2School of Biosciences, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, U.K.

 

P 70

Discrimination of early pregnancy and endometrial cyst by ultrasonographic assessment of uterine echotexture in mares

M.C. Demir1, A.K. Zonturlu2, O. Korkmaz2, B. Emre2, T. Akkuş2, S. Kaya1 and C. Kaçar1

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Veterinary, University of Kafkas, Kars, Turkey, 2Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Veterinary, University of Harran, Şanlıurfa, Turkey

 

P 71

Evaluation of biosafety of equine amniotic membranes for allogeneic use – a pilot study using PCR screening on peripheric maternal blood and paired amniotic membranes**

M. Denys1, C. Robert2, N. Saulnier2, L. Legrand3, N. Plantier2, A. Josson1, S. Maddens2 and S. Pronost3

1VetAgro Sup, University of Lyon, Marcy L'Etoile, France; 2Vetbiobank SAS, Marcy l'Etoile, France; 3LABÉO Frank Duncombe, EA7450 BIOTARGEN, University of Caen Normandy (UNICAEN), Caen, France

 

P 72

Dynamic remodeling of Notch signaling proteins in bovine spermatozoa during the acrosome reaction

P. Diniz, M. Batista, L. Mateus, L. Lopes-da-Costa and E. Silva

CIISA – Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Animal Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

 

P 73

The effect of hormonal stimulation on the protein composition of carp spermatozoa

M. Dietrich1, I. Irnazarow2, M. Inglot2, M. Słowińska1, S. Judycka1, H. Karol1, E. Liszewska1 and A. Ciereszko1

1Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research, Polish Academy of Sciences, Olsztyn, Poland; 2Institute of Ichthyobiology and Aquaculture, Polish Academy of Sciences, Gołysz, Poland

 

P 74

Mammary fibrosarcoma in a female dog with ovarian remnant syndrome - a case report

I. Dolka, K. Wojciechowska, I. Kaszak and P. Jurka

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

 

P 75

Real-time Ultrasound Elastography findings in the different stages of reproductive cycle in mare

D. Domanska1, M. Domino1, M. Trela1, K. Bożyszkowski1, M. Mosko2, K. Skierbiszewska1, A. Wehrend3 and Z. Gajewski1

1Department of Large Animal Diseases with Clinic, Veterinary Research Centre and Center for Biomedical Research, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; 2Department of Animal Breeding, Faculty of Animal Science, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; 3Clinic for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Andrology of Large and Small Animals with Ambulatory Service, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Justus-Liebig-University, Gießen, Germany

 

P 76

Assessment of cell growth and differentiation markers in equine endometrial fibrosis

M. Domino1, D. Domanska1, J. Olszewski1, L. Zdrojkowski1, M. Masko2, M. Sady1, A. Wehrend3 and Z. Gajewski1

1Department of Large Animal Diseases with Clinic, and 2Department of Animal Breeding, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Research Centre and Center for Biomedical Research, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; 3Clinic for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Andrology of Large and Small Animals with Ambulatory Service, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Justus-Liebig-University, Giessen, Germany

 

P 77

Effect of inbreeding on bull sperm head morphometry

J. Dorado1, A. Díaz-Sobrino1, M. Hidalgo1, M.A. Diaz-Jimenez1, B. Pereira1, C. Consuegra1, M. Bottrel1, A. Molina2 and S. Demyda-Peyras3

1Veterinary Reproduction Group, Department of Animal Medicine and Surgery, and 2Department of Genetics, University of Cordoba, Cordoba, Spain; 3IGEVET, UNLP - CONICET La Plata, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, La Plata State University, La Plata, Argentina

 

P 78

Detection of Taylorella asinigenitalis by real time PCR in different breeds of Equus asinus in Spain

A. Dorrego1, F. Cruz-López1, E. Camino1, K.A. Carvajal1 and C. Serres2

1Equine Health Surveillance Unit, VISAVET Health Surveillance Centre, Complutense University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain; 2Department of Medicine and Surgery, Veterinary Faculty, Complutense University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain

 

P 79

Modulating effects of dietary clinoptilolite (CPL) on progesterone (P4) and insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1) blood concentrations in Holstein-Friesian cows during pregnancy and early lactation

D. Đuričić1, R. Turk2, M. Lojkić2, S. Jelušić3, H. Valpotić2, S. Vince2, I. Folnožić2, J. Grizelj2, I. Getz2, Z. Šostar3 and M. Samardžija2

1Private Practitioner, Đurđevac, Croatia; 2Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia; 3Andrija Štampar Teaching Institute of Public Health, Zagreb, Croatia

 

P 80

Expression profiles of critical miRNAs in ovine endometrium during the peri-implantation

S. Dursun1, M. Kose2, M.S. Kaya3, M. Kırbas4, M. Hitit5, I. Alak2 and M.O. Atli2

1Aksaray University, Aksaray, Turkey; 2Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey; 3Ankara Yıldirim Beyazıt University, Ankara, Turkey; 4Bahri Dagdas International Agricultural Research Institute, Konya , Turkey; 5Kastamonu University, Kastamonu, Turkey

 

P 81

The influence of elevated temperature on the development of cattle embryos co-cultured with bovine oviduct epithelial cells (BOECs) in the context of embryonic genome activation

A. Duszewska1, A. Rynkowska2, P. Gręda1, M. Baraniewicz-Kołek1, M. Tracz1, P. Jurka1 and R. Starzyński2

1Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; 2Institute of Genetics and Animal Breeding, Polish Academy of Sciences, Magdalenka, Poland

 

P 82

Trichostatin A-assisted epigenomic modulation of porcine bi-transgenic adult cutaneous fibroblast cells (ACFCs) gives rise to increased expression of human recombinant α1,2-FT and α-Gal A enzymes

N. Dzięgiel1, J. Wiater2,3, M. Samiec1, M. Skrzyszowska1, D. Lipiński4,5 and R. Słomski4,5

1Department of Reproductive Biotechnology and Cryoconservation, National Research Institute of Animal Production, Balice n. Kraków, Poland; 2Department of Cell Biology and Imaging, Institute of Zoology and Biomedical Research, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland; 3Department of Histology, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Kraków, Poland, 4Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Poznań University of Life Sciences, Poznań, Poland; 5Institute of Human Genetics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznań, Poland

 

P 83

New echotexture parameters to evaluate the testicular parenchyma in bulls

A. Echegaray1, S. Marcantonio2, C. Maraboli3, I. Muñoz1, N. Escartín1 and G. Gnemmi3

1HUMECO, Huesca, Spain; 2University of Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina; 3Bovinevet, Cressa, Italy

 

P 84

Fine-tuning of estrus synchronization protocols to enhance the outcome of fertility rates in trans-cervically inseminated INRA180 ewes with or without mucus removal

B. El Amiri1, A. Benmoula1, L. Allai1, A. Badi1, K. El Khalil1 and M. El Fadili2

1Regional Center of Settat, INRA, Settat, Morocco; 2Department of Animal Science, Scientific division, INRA, Rabat, Morocco

 

P 85

Power and colour Doppler ultrasonography for the evaluation of the vasculature of ovarian abnormality in mare

K. El-Shahat1, A. Abo El-Maaty2, M. Helmy3 and Y. El Baghdady1

1Department of Theriogenology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Cairo University, Giza, Egypt, 2Department of Animal Reproduction and A.I., National Research Center, Giza, Egypt; 3Private Practitioner, Giza, Egypt

 

P 86

The effects of preanesthetic Sildenafil citrate usage on feto-maternal circulation in pregnant rabbits

G. Erdoğan1, N. Kılıç2, H.B. Beceriklisoy1, E.H. Uçar1, T. Akkuş3, C. Peker1 and B. Kibar2

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and 2Department of Surgery, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Adnan Menderes University, Aydin, Turkey;3Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Harran University, Şanlıurfa, Turkey

 

P 87

Accuracy of pregnancy specific blood or milk tests for late embryonic mortality diagnosis in dairy cattle

O. Ergene1, I. Darbaz1, S. Sayiner2 and S. Aslan1

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and 2Department of Biochemistry, Veterinary Faculty, Near East University, Nicosia, Cyprus

 

P 88

New echotexture parameters to evaluate the testicular parenchyma in rams

N. Escartín1, I. Muñoz1, A. Gil2 and A. Echegaray1

1HUMECO, Huesca, Spain; 2Alberto Gil Adrados SL, Talavera de la Reina, Spain

 

P 89

The effect of Saccharomyces cerevisiae cell walls on serum concentrations of zearalenone, α-zearalenol, and β-zearalenol of dairy cows consuming zearalenone-tainted food

S. Escobedo1, R. Marquez2, N. Montero1, J.C. Del Rio1 and M.C. Espejel1

1Facultad de Estudios Superiores Cuautitlan, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Cuautitlan Izcalli, Mexico; 2Independent Consultant, Cuautitlán Izcalli, Mexico

 

P 90

Nutritional supplementation and exposure to sexually active bucks advance puberty in spring-born goat kids

L.A. Espinoza-Flores1, H. Hernández1, J.D. Andrade-Esparza1, S. Ramírez1, L.A. Zarazaga2, P. Chemineau3, M. Keller3 and J.A. Delgadillo1

1CIRCA, Antonio Narro Agrarian Autonomous University, Torreón, Coahuila, México; 2Departamento de Ciencias Agroforestales, University of Huelva, Huelva, Spain, 3UMR PRC, INRA, CNRS, Université de Tours, IFCE, Nouzilly, France

 

P 91

Laser assisted embryo biopsy and embryo sexing in rabbit

R. Fábián1, G. Skoda1, L. Hiripi1, O.I. Hoffmann1, A. Kerekes1, V. Altbäcker2, E. Gócza1 and S. Bodó1

1National Agricultural Research and Innovation Centre, Gödöllő, Hungary; 2Kaposvár University, Kaposvár, Hungary

 

P 92

Progesterone levels under feeding bovine with Pittosporum undulatum in vivo and their embryo production in vitro

M. Faheem1, H. Nunes2, M. Dinis2, A. Borba2 and F. Moreira da Silva2

1Faculty of Agriculture, Cairo University, Giza, Egypt; 2Department of Animal Reproduction, Faculty of Agrarian Sciences, University of the Azores, Angra do Heroismo, Portugal

 

P 93

Effect of Toxoplasma gondii on ram semen fertilizing capacity after experimental infection

T. Fais1, N. Giadinis1, E. Papadopoulos1, R. Blaga2, G. Brellou1, A. Theodoridis1, D. Bitchava3, A. Ntemka1, D. Le Roux2, V. Djokic2 and I. Tsakmakidis1

1School of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece; 2UMR BIPAR, INRA, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d’Alfort, ANSES, Université Paris, Maisons-Alfort, France; 3Veterinary Laboratories Vet In Progress plus, Athens, Greece

 

P 94

Evaluation of transvaginal ultrasonography for early pregnancy diagnosis in Bulgarian White milk goats

1. Fasulkov1, S. Yotov1, M. Karadaev1, N. Vasilev1 and I. Fedev2

1Department of Obstetrics, Reproduction and Reproductive Disorders, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Trakia University, Stara Zagora, Bulgaria; 2Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Trakia University, Stara Zagora, Bulgaria

 

P 95

Artificial long days applied individually to sexually inexperienced bucks does not affect their ability to stimulate sexual activity in seasonally anestrous goats

I. Fernández, J. Flores, H. Hernández, G. Duarte, P. Sifuentes, J. Andrade and E. Grimaldo

Centro de Investigación en Reproducción Caprina, Antonio Narro Agrarian Autonomous University, Torreón, Coahuila, Mexico

 

P 96

Vasectomy in the wild deer**

L. Ferré Dolcet1, F. Manni2, A. Profumo3, S. Scoccianti2, E. Loretti4 and D. Gelli1

1 University of Padua, Legnaro, Italy; 2VetHospital 24h, Firenze, Italy; 3Private Practitioner, Firenze, Italy; 4Azienda sanitaria di Firenze, Firenze, Italy

 

P 97

Prevention of postpartum diseases in sows

A. Filatov1, L. Ushakova1, S. Eremin2, A. Musidray3 and P. Anipchenko4

1Vyatka State Agricultural Academy, Kirow, Russia; 2Nizhny Novgorod State Agricultural Academy, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia; 3Russian Research Institute for Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding, St. Petersburg-Pushkin, Russia; 4St. Petersburg State Academy of Veterinary Medicine, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

P 98

Identification of mutation in exon 8 of CLPTM1 gene in domestic dog Canis lupus familiaris

P. Florczuk-Kołomyja1, J. Gruszczyńska1, N. Gawrońska1, B. Grzegrzółka1, B.J. Bartyzel2 and P. Jurka2

1Faculty of Animal Sciences, and 2Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences - SGGW, Warsaw, Poland

 

P 99

No evidence of an association between lethal recessive Osteopetrosis and performance in dairy cattle**

D. Flores1, L. Ratcliffe1, K. Quigley1, F. Kearney2, J. McClure3, M. McClure4 and M. Mullen1

1Athlone Institute of Technology, Athlone, Co. Westmeath, Ireland; 2Irish Cattle Breeding Federation, Bandon, Co. Cork, Ireland; 3Weatherbys Scientific, Johnstown, Co. Kildare, Ireland; 4ABS Global Inc., DeForest, WI, USA

 

P 100

A preliminary study on transcriptome analysis of boar spermatozoa differed in freezability

L. Fraser1, C.S. Pareek2, P. Brym1, K. Wasilewska1, M. Tu3, Y. Feng3 and D. Kumar3

1Faculty of Animal Bioengineering, University of Warmia and Mazury, Olsztyn, Poland; 2Centre for Modern Interdisciplinary Technologies, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Toruń, Poland; 3Genomics Core Facility, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ, USA

 

P 101

Embryonic resorptions and neonatal mortality in a canine kennel with identification of uterine Mycoplasma

E. Furthner1, C. Maenhoudt1, C. Boucher2 and A. Fontbonne1

1Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d'Alfort, Maison-Alfort, France; 2Royal Canin Service Aide au Diagnostic, Aimargues, France

 

P 102

Testing of boar semen by DIC, portable and desktop CASA devices

G. Gábor, E. Balogh, V.J. Debnár, L. Kern and O.G. Balogh

National Agricultural Research and Innovation Center Research Institute for Animal Breeding, Nutrition and Meat Science, Herceghalom, Hungary

 

P 103

Reproductive ultrasonography in Catalonian Donkey

S. Gacem, M. Papas, J. Catalan, S. Bonilla and J. Miro

University Autonoma of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

 

P 104

MicroRNA expression profile in porcine oocytes aspirated from follicles of different sizes

A. Gad1, L. Nemcova1, M. Murin1, J. Kanka1, J. Laurincik1,2 and R. Prochazka1

1Laboratory of Developmental Biology, Institute of Animal Physiology and Genetics of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Libechov, Czech Republic; 2Constantine the Philosopher University, Nitra, Slovakia

 

P 105

Isolation and purification of Cajal cells (CC) and interstitial Cajal-like cells (ICLC) from equine intestine and uterus

M. Gajewska1, M.B. Olszewski1,2, M. Domino1,2, M. Sady1,2, A. Wehrend3, P. Matyba1,2 and Z. Gajewski1,2

1Veterinary Research Centre and Biomedical Research Center, and 2Department of Large Animal Deseases with Clinic, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland, 3Clinic for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Andrology of Large and Small Animals with Ambulatory Service, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Justus-Liebig-Giessen, Giessen, Germany

 

P 106

The introduction of sexually active bucks during the luteal phase of the oestrous cycle did not modify the NEFAs and IGF-1 concentrations

L. Gallego-Calvo, L.Á. Zarazaga and J.L. Guzmán Guerrero

University of Huelva, Huelva, Spain

 

P 107

Transcriptomic changes in livers of adult rabbits conceived after embryo cryopreservation**

X. Garcia-Dominguez, J.S. Vicente, D.S. Peñaranda, J. Blanca, V. Garcia-Carpintero, J. Cañizares and F. Marco-Jimenez

Technical University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain

 

P 108

Ovulation failure of lactating dairy cows under heat stress conditions decreased after inducing ovulation using hCG in a five-day progesterone-based fixed-time AI protocol

I. Garcia-Ispierto1, I. Garcia-Ispierto1, B. Serrano-Pérez1, X. Casas2 and F. López-Gatius3

1University of Lleida, Lleida, Spain; 2Divasa Farmavic SA, Gurb, Spain; 3Agrotecnio Center, Lleida, Spain

 

P 109

Cumulative testosterone levels in horses detected in hair: relationship with season, physiological features and stress hormones

J. Gardela1, S. Olvera1, E. José-Cunilleras2 and M. López-Béjar1

1Department of Animal Health and Anatomy, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain; 2Equine Internal Medicine Service and Equine Unit, Hospital Clínic Veterinari UAB, Department of Animal Medicine and Surgery, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

 

P 110

Renal blood flow and perfusion in bitches with pyometra – preliminary study**

B. Gasser1, R.A. Ramirez Uscategui1, M.C. Maronezi1, A.P. Rodrigues Simões1, P. Silva1, L. Pavan1, P.D. Porto da Silva1, T. Mucédola1, L. Zuccolotto Crivellenti2, M.A. Rossi Feliciano1 and W.R. Russiano Vicente1

1São Paulo State University (UNESP), Jaboticabal, Brazil; 2University of Franca (UNIFRAN), Brazil

 

P 111

Effect of two diluents upon semen quality in Dorper rams

L. Gaytán Alemán1, G. Arellano-Rodriguez1, M.A. González1, M.G. Calderón-Leyva2, A.S. Alvarado Espino1, O. Ángel García1, C. Meza-Herrera3 and F.G. Véliz-Deras1

1Antonio Narro Agrarian Autonomous University, Torreón, Coahuila, Mexico; 2CBTa, Lerdo, Durango, Mexico; 3Chapingo Autonomous University, Durango, Mexico

 

P 112

Blue-LED light stimulation improves the quality of canine sperm

L. Gil, E. Insa, V. Luño, L. Hörndler, A. del Niño Jesús and F. Martínez

Obstetrics and Reproduction Area, Faculty of Veterinary, University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain

 

P 113

Anatomical and histological study on true bilateral hermaphroditism in a Spain domestic pig - a case report

F. Gil Cano, T. Fernández Mocholí and F.A. García Vázquez

University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain

 

P 114

Protein array-based strategies for identifying ram sperm capacitation-associated changes in apoptotic signalling molecules**

S. Gimeno-Martos, S. Miguel-Jiménez, A. Casao, J.Á. Cebrían-Pérez, T. Muiño-Blanco and R. Pérez-Pé

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Cell Biology, Vaterinary Faculty, University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain

 

P 115

Anesthetic and surgical procedures for MRI, functional MRI andremoval of different type mammary gland tumors in laboratory rats

S. Gizinski1, K. Siewruk1, B. Lisowska2, K. Skierbiszewska1, M. Trela1, T. Jasinski1, B. Pawlinski1 and Z. Gajewski1

1Department of Large Animal Diseases with Clinic, Veterinary Reaserch Center, Center for Biomedical Research, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; 3Department of Anesthesiology, The John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin, Lublin, Poland

 

P 116

Bovine fetal gender determination: positioning of the fetus (left/right) by gender

G. Gnemmi1, C. Maraboli2, N. Escartin3, I. Muñz3 and A. Echegaray3

1Valencia Catholic University, Valencia; Spain; 2Bovinevet, Cressa, Italy; 3Humeco, Huesca, Spain

 

P 117

Adoption of orphan foals by lactating mares

C. Gomez-Cuetara1, I. Santiago2 and E. Martin1

1Equine Reproduction Center Los Callejones del Duende, Aranjuez, Spain; 2Veterinary Clinical Hospital (HCV), Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Complutense University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain

 

P 118

Equine oviductal fluid can be used as coadjutant for protein tyrosine phosphorylation induction in equine sperm

L. González-Fernández1, M.J. Sánchez-Calabuig2, F.M. Sánchez-Margallo3, M. Hamdi 4, J.J. Carrasco5 and B. Macías-García3

1SINTREP Research Group, University of Extremadura, Cáceres, Spain; 2University Alfonso X El Sabio, Madrid, Spain; 3Jesús Usón Minimally Invasive Surgery Centre (JUMISC), Cáceres, Spain; 4Instituto Nacional de Investigacion y Tecnologia Agraria y Alimentaria (INIA), Madrid, Spain; 5Centro de Selección y Reproducción Animal de Extremadura (CENSYRA), Badajoz, Spain

 

P 119

Results of breeding soundness evaluation of beef bulls in the province of Cáceres (Spain)

J. González1, J. Rosado1, F.J. Peña2, C. Ortega2, J.M. Ortiz2 and C. Gil2

1INVET C.B. Cáceres, Cáceres, Spain; 2Veterinary Faculty, University of Extremadura, Cáceres, Spain

 

P 120

Placental characteristics in American minihorses

J. Govaere, I. Gerits, M. Van de Velde, K. Roels and C. Ververs

Department of Reproduction, Obstetrics and Herd Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Merelbeke, Belgium

 

P 121

Does Hydatid cysts of Morgagni cause infertility in sows?

A. Grahofer1, H. Nathues1 and G. Hirsbrunner2

1Clinic for Swine, and 2Clinic for Ruminants, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland

 

P 122

Placental development during early pregnancy in sheep: Nuclear estrogens and progesterone receptor mRNA expression in the utero-placental compartments

A. Grazul-Bilska1, S. Bairagi1, A. Kraisoon2, S.T. Dorsam1, A. Reyaz1, C. Navanukraw2, P.P. Borowicz1 and L.P. Reynolds1

1North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, USA; 2Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand

 

P 123

Reproduction problems in meat pigeon breed

J. Gruszczyńska, M. Miąsko, P. Florczuk-Kołomyja and B. Grzegrzółka

Faculty of Animal Sciences, Warsaw University of Life Sciences - SGGW, Warsaw, Poland

 

P 124

Comparison of the hatching results in two breeding lines of Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)

B. Grzegrzółka, R. Słonecki and J. Gruszczyńska

Faculty of Animal Sciences, Warsaw University of Life Sciences - SGGW, Warsaw, Poland

 

P 125

Equine sperm cryopreservation efficiency optimization by colloidal centrifugation

L. Gutiérrez-Cepeda1, C. Serres1, A. Fernández1, J. Gosalvez2, J.C. Blazquez3 and F. Crespo3

1Veterinary Faculty, Complutense University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain; 2Biology Department, Genetic Unity, Autonomous University of Madrid (UAM), Madrid, Spain; 3Centro Militar de Cría Caballar, (FESCCR-Ministerio de Defensa), Ávila, Spain

 

P 126

The presence of bucks and the body condition are modulators of the seasonal reproductive activity in Blanca Andaluza goats

J. Guzman, L. Gallego-Calvo and L.Á. Zarazaga

University of Huelva, Huelva, Spain

 

P 127

Short term effects of multiple biopsies on equine endometrium

K. Hahn1, S. Duerr1, K. Steiger2, L.S. Goehring1 and T.S. Witte1

1Equine Hospital, Internal Medicine and Reproduction, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Munich, Germany; 2Institute of Pathology, Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany

 

P 128

Mammary gland biopsy does not affect colostrum yield of sows: a pilot study**

T. Han, S. Börkman, C. Oliviero and O. Peltoniemi

University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

 

P 129

Association of POU1F1 gene polymorphism with reproduction and production traits in Khalkhali goat

N. Hedayat Evrigh, S. Zalpour and V. Vahedi

University of Mohaghegh Ardabili, Ardabil, Iran

 

P 130

Diagnosing subclinical endometritis in dairy cows by uterine secretions

A. Helfrich1, H.-D. Reichenbach2, H.-A. Schoon3, H. Zerbe1 and F. Weber1

1Clinic for Ruminants with Ambulatory and Herd Health Services, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich, Oberschleißheim, Germany; 2Bavarian State Research Center for Agriculture, Institute for Animal Breeding, Grub-Poing, Germany; 3Institute for Veterinary Pathology, Leipzig University, Leipzig, Germany

 

P 131

Effect change of temperature about morphometric head sperm in goat tropical

L. Hernández Corredor1, J.J. Bustamante2 and A. Quintero-Moreno3

1Francisco de Paula Santander University, Cucuta, Colombia; 2University of Pamplona, Pamplona, Norte de Santander, Colombia; 3University of Zulia, Maracaibo, Venezuela

 

P 132

Assessment of different staining protocols for the evaluation of nuclear maturation in mare oocytes

M. Hidalgo, B. Pereira Aguilar, M.Á. Diaz-Jimenez, C. Consuegra Gonzalez, M. La Rubia Martínez, C. Baños Carrasco, J. Dorado Martín and I. Ortíz Jaraba

Department of Animal Medicine and Surgery, University of Cordoba, Cordoba, Spain

 

P 133

Calving problems in cattle: Dystocia in the daily veterinary practice

G. Hirsbrunner and C. Bühler

1Ruminant Clinic, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland

 

P 134

Incidence of uterine, vaginal and rectal prolapses in Spanish breed pig herds

R. Iida1, C. Piñeiro2 and Y. Koketsu1

1Meiji University, Kanagawa, Japan; 2PigCHAMP Pro Europa S.L., Segovia, Spain

 

P 135

Study of sperm capacitation on thawed sexed semen in Iberian red deer**

M. Iniesta-Cuerda1, I. Parrilla2, O. García-Álvarez3, A. Maroto-Morales1, J.A. Ortíz4, E.A. Martínez2, M.R. Fernández-Santos1, A.J. Soler1 and J.J. Garde1

1SaBio IREC (UCLM-CSIC-JCCM), Albacete, Spain; 2Department of Animal Medicine and Surgery, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain; 3Biomedical Center, Medical Faculty in Pilsen, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic; 4Medianilla S.L. Finca Las Lomas, Vejer de la Frontera, Cádiz; Spain

 

P 136

Influence of laser radiation on the sperm of bulls

B. Iolchiev1, S. Borunova2, P. Abramov3, O. Badmaev2, R. Iolchiev4 and A. Ribchenko2

1Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry named after Academy Member L.K. Ernst, Podolsk, Russia; 2All-Russian State Center for the Quality and Standardization of Medicines for Animals and Feeds, Moscow, Russia; 3Moscow Academy of Veterinary Medicine and Biotechnology - MVA named after K.I. Skryabin, Moscow, Russia; 4Ryazan State Medical University named after academician I.P. Pavlov, Ryazan, Russia

 

P 137

Evaluation of microbiological risk factors associated with mastitis in cows

M. Isakova, M. Ryaposova and N. Bezborodova

Ural Scientific Research Veterinary Institute, Ekaterinburg, Russia

 

P 138

Assessment of utility of Computed Tomography (CT) in evaluation of equine ovaries architecture

T. Jasiński1, M. Domino1, K. Skierbiszewska1, L. Zdrojkowski1, M. Sady1, A. Wehrend2 and Z. Gajewski1

1Department of Large Animal Diseases with Clinic, Veterinary Research Centre and Center for Biomedical Research, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; 2Clinic for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Andrology of Large and Small Animals with Ambulatory Service, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Justus-Liebig-University, Gießen, Germany

 

P 139

Expression of proinflammatory cytokines IL-1β, IL-6 and TNFα in the retained placenta of mares

J. Jaworska and T. Janowski

Department of Animal Reproduction with Clinic, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Warmia and Mazury, Olsztyn, Poland

 

P 140

Freezing semen from a donkey with 6 different extenders

A. Josson1, C. Deberis2, D. Casarini3, L. Commin4 and A. Josson-Schramme1

1VetAgro Sup, University of Lyon, Marcy L'Etoile, France; 2Private Practitioner, Siccieu St Julie, France; 3Private Practitioner, Salvaterra, Italy; 4CRB CryAnim UPSP, Marcy l'Etoile

 

P 141

Effective prevention of pseudopregnancy in the bitch

P. Jurka, A. Ruszczak, I. Kaszak, K. Kacprzak, S. Kanafa, J. Sterna, I. Dolka and A. Duszewska

Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

 

P 142

Effect of second prostaglandin F2 alpha injection during the Ovsynch+Controlled internal drug release (CIDR) protocol on pregnancy rate in Simmental cows

C. Kaçar, M. Kuru, H. Oral, S. Kaya, D. Kaya and M.C. Demir

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Kafkas University, Kars, Turkey

 

P 143

Castration influence on rat thyroxine level

K. Kacprzak, S. Kanafa, A. Ruszczak, I. Kaszak, P. Bałdyga-Kacprzak and P. Jurka

Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

 

P 144

Cysteine supplementation pre-freeze and post-thaw improves integrity and reduces oxidative stress in cryopreserved ram spermatozoa

A. Kafi1, T. Herath1, M. Khalid2 and C. Kershaw1

1Harper Adams University, Newport, Edgmond, U.K.; 2Royal Veterinary College, Hatfield, London, U.K.

 

P 145

Endometritis-pyometra complex and fibroadenomatosis in a 4.5 months old Sphinx queen

I. Kaszak, K. Kacprzak, S. Kanafa, I. Dolka, A. Duszewska, J. Sterna and P. Jurka

Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

 

P 146

Effect of intrauterine infusion of thyme oil and Dimethyl sulfoxide on healing of clinical endometritis in cows

S. Kaya1, C. Kaçar1, O. Merhan1, M.C. Demir1, U. Arı1 and L. Şahin2

1Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, and 2Faculty of Medicine, Kafkas University, Kars, Turkey

 

P 147

Uterine torsion in cattle: puerperal course and effects of NSAID administration

D. Klaus-Halla, B. Mair and H. Zerbe

Clinic for Ruminants, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Oberschleißheim, Germany

 

P 148

Morphological characteristics of oocytes collected from pubertal and prepubertal wild Felids

J. Kochan1, A. Nowak1, W. Niżański2, W. Młodawska1, S. Prochowska2, A. Partyka2 and J. Skotnicki3

1Institut of Veterinary Sciences, Faculty of Animal Sciences, University of Agriculture, Krakow, Poland; 2Department of Reproduction and Clinic of Farm Animals, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Wrocław University of Environmental and Life Sciences, Wrocław, Poland; 4Zoological Garden, Krakow, Poland

 

P 149

New method of gonadorelin application for treatment of cows with follicular cysts

I. Konopel'tsev1, K. Baymishev2, A. Batrakov3, G. Shiryaev4, P. Anipchenko3 and S. Nikolaev1

1Vyatka State Agricultural Academy, Kirov, Russia; 2Samara State Agricultural Academy, Samara, Russia; 3St. Petersburg State Academy of Veterinary Medicine, St. Petersburg, Russia; 4Russian Research Institute for Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding, St. Petersburg-Pushkin, Russia

 

P 150

Circulating miRNAs as potential molecular biomarker of early pregnancy in ewes

M. Kose1, M.S. Kaya2, M. Kırbas3, S. Dursun4, M. Hitit5, I. Alak1 and M.O. Atli1

1Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey; 2Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt University, Ankara, Turkey; 3Bahri Dagdas International Agricultural Research Institute, Konya, Turkey; 4Aksaray University, Aksaray, Turkey; 5Kastamonu University, Kastamonu, Turkey

 

P 151

The lack of intra-family phylogenetic consanguinity between scriptaid-treated somatic cells and nuclear recipient oocytes does not result in developmental failure of caprine-porcine cloned embryos

J. Koseniuk, M. Samiec and M. Skrzyszowska

Department of Reproductive Biotechnology and Cryoconservation, National Research Institute of Animal Production, Balice n. Kraków, Poland

 

P 152

The course of parturition and PPARGC1A/HaeIII genotypes of dairy cattle

I. Kowalewska-Łuczak1, E. Czerniawska-Piątkowska2, J. Gruszczyńska3 and B. Grzegrzółka3

1Department of Genetics and Animal Breeding, and 2Department of Ruminant Science, West Pomeranian University of Technology, Szczecin, Poland; 3Faculty of Animal Sciences, Warsaw University of Life Sciences - SGGW, Warsaw, Poland

 

P 153

The viability of Danio rerio embryos and larvae after GFP fluorescent gene microinjection

L. Kozikova, E. Polteva and K. Plemyashov

All-Russian Research Institute of Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

P 154

Mycotoxin eliminator «Elitox» in last-trimester pregnant cows application impact on immune blood profile of offspring

A. Kozitsyna, L. Karpenko, A. Bakhta, P. Anipchenko and A. Balykina

Saint-Petersburg State Academy of Veterinary Medicine, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

P 155

The efficiency of ovarian responses to superovulation protocol and embryo quality in sheep in Kuwait

A. Krutikova, E. Nikitkina, S. Timofeeva, E. Pestunovich, O. Balashova and K. Plemjashov

Russian Research Institute of Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding, Branch of the L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

P 156

The effect of late follicular or early luteal bovine oviduct fluids on frozen thawed bull sperm parameters in non-capacitating medium

N. Küçük1, J.S. Lopes2 and J. Gadea2

1Department of Reproduction and Artificial Insemination, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Adnan Menderes, Aydın, Turkey; 2Department of Physiology Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain

 

P 157

Testing of haplotypes impacting fertility in Russian Black and White cattle

A.A. Kudinov1,2, N.V. Dementieva1, A.M. Mishina1 and M.G. Smaragdov1

1Russian Research Institute of Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding, St. Petersburg, Russia; 2University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

 

P 158

Effect of duration of cultivation on the developmental competence of bovine oocytes that have not finished growth phase in vivo

T. Kuzmina1, A. Molchanov2 and T. Stanislavovich1

1Russian Research Institute of Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding, Branch of the L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, St. Petersburg, Russia; 2Saratov State Agrarian University named after NI Vavilov, Saratov, Russia

 

P 159

Influence of enterosorbent Zoo-Verad on reproductive characteristic in cows

A. Kuznetsov, K. Plemyashov, K. Zenkov, K. Rozhkov, I. Ivanova and E. Meboniya

Saint-Petersburg State Academy of Veterinary Medicine, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

P 160

Analysis of the level of thyroid hormones in cows in different periods of lactation

M. Ladanova, A. Stekol'nikov, K. Plemyashov, E. Meboniya and P. Anipchenko

Saint-Petersburg State Academy of Veterinary Medicine, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

P 161

New echotexture parameters to evaluate the testicular parenchyma in stallions

A. Lafuente1, M. Lafuente1, N. Escartín2, I. Muñoz2 and A. Echegaray2

1CIEFA, Lorca, Spain; 2HUMECO, Huesca, Spain

 

P 162

Effect of a single dose of a GnRH analogue (lecirelin) on ovulation in pure breed Spanish (PRE) mares

M. Lafuente1, A. Lafuente1, I. Muñoz2, N. Escartín2 and A. Echegaray2

1CIFEA, Lorca, Spain; 2HUMECO, Huesca, Spain

 

P 163

Reproductive and productive parameters in hair sheep under confinement system in the tropic of Veracruz affected by the type of mating

M. Lammoglia, C. Rangel, I. Daniel, A. Ferrer, M. Alarcón and A. Tabarez

University of Veracruz, Tuxpan, Mexico

 

P 164

Prolonged duration of farrowing in sows is related to a delayed start after decline of progesterone

P. Langendijk

Trouw Nutrition R&D, Amerfoort, The Netherlands

 

P 165

Screening of seed male birds' sperm

I. Lebedeva and M. Novikova

Federal State Budgetary Scientific Institution «Ural Federal Agrarian Scientific Research Centre, Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Science», Ekaterinburg, Russia

 

P 166

Age-related changes in binding characteristics of growth hormone receptors in the granulosa layer of hen preovulatory follicles

I. Lebedeva1, A. Smekalova1, N. Parvizi2 and R. Grossmann2

1L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, Podolsk, Russia, 2Institute of Farm Animal Genetics, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Neustadt-Mariensee, Germany

 

P 167

Biochemical status of cows in the dry period in connection with reproductive performance and milk productivity

V. Leibova1, I. Shapiev2, E. Nikitkina1, K. Plemyashov1 and P. Anipchenko2

1Russian Research Institute of Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding, Branch of the L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, St. Petersburg, Russia; 2Saint-Petersburg State Academy of Veterinary Medicine, Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of Higher Education, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

P 168

Could Doppler ultrasound of testicular arteries be a good indicator of oxidative DNA damage of canine sperm?

H. Lemos1, J. Dorado2, B. Pereira2, M. Diaz-Jimenez2, S. Demyda-Peyras2, M. Hidalgo2, I. Gaivão3 and A. Martins-Bessa1

1Department of Veterinary Sciences, School of Agrarian and Veterinary Sciences, University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro, Vila Real, Portugal; 2Department of Animal Medicine and Surgery, Veterinary Faculty, University of Cordoba, Cordoba, Spain; 3Department of Genetics and Biotechnology, School of Life Sciences and Environment, University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro, Vila Real, Portugal

 

P 169

Anesthesia concerns for CT imaging (computed tomography) and surgery of the reproductive system in bitch with atypical Ovarian Remnant Syndrom (ORS)

B. Lisowska1, K. Siewruk2, S. Gizinski2, K. Skierbiszewska2, M. Trela2, T. Jasinski2, B. Pawlinski2 and Z. Gajewski2

1Department of Anesthesiology, Western John Paul II Hospital, Grodzisk Mazowiecki, Poland; 2Department of Large Animal Deseases with Clinic, Veterinary Reaserch Center, Center for Biomedical Research, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

 

P 170

New device for deep cervical artificial insemination in gilts

P.J. Llamas-López1, R. López-Úbeda2,3 and F.A. García-Vázquez1

1Department of Physiology, Veterinary Faculty, Campus Mare Nostrum, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain; 2Department of Cell Biology and Histology, Campus Mare Nostrum. University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain; 3IMIB-Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain

 

P 171

Tissue composition differences in the cranial cervix of nulliparous and multiparous sows

O. López Albors1, P. Llamas López2,3, L. Sarrías Gil1 and F. García Vázquez2,3

1Department of Anatomy and Comparative Pathology, Campus Mare Nostrum, University of Murcia, 2Department of Physiology, Campus Mare Nostrum, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain; 3IMIB-Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain

 

P 172

Quality of porcine sperm selected by sorter technique for its binding to OVGP1-Cherry

R. López-Úbeda, L. González-Brusi, J.G. Hamze, M. Avilés and M. Jiménez-Movilla

Department of Cell Biology and Histology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Murcia and IMIB-Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain

 

P 173

Case report of an uncommon benign luteoma in an ovarian remnant of a spayed bitch

X. Lucas, M. Soler and C. Rodenas

Department of Animal Medicine and Surgery, Veterinary Hospital Teaching, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain

 

P 174

Specific PDE10 inhibitor improves chilled canine sperm quality

V. Luño, B. González-Sanchidrián, F. Martínez, L. Gil and N. González

Obstetrics and Reproduction Area, Faculty of Veterinary, University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain

 

P 175

Additional seminal plasma on boar seminal doses mitigates the deleterious effect of uterine fluid

C. Luongo, S. Abril Sánchez and F.A. García Vázquez

Department of Physiology, Veterinary School, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain

 

P 176

Low sperm concentration affects boar sperm quality in semen doses even in presence of high amounts of seminal plasma**

A. Luther and D. Waberski

Unit for Reproductive Medicine of Clinics, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Hannover, Germany

 

P 177

N-acetylcysteine addition to canine sperm freezing extender does not affect its post-thaw quality

B. Macías-García1, L. González-Fernández2, F. Marinaro1, L. Dávila1, M.I. Higuero1, V. Pérez1, E. Alegre-Cortés3 and F.M. Sánchez-Margallo1

1Centro de Cirugia de Minima Invasion Jesus Uson, Cáceres, Spain; 2SINTREP Group, University of Extremadura, Cáceres, Spain; 3CIBERNED Group, Cáceres, Spain

 

P 178

Gene expression in blood as potential biomarkers of early pregnancy in dairy cattle**

I. Malo Estepa1, D. Johnston1, M.G. Diskin2 and M.A. Crowe3

1Teagasc Grange, Dunsany, Co. Meath, Ireland; 2Teagasc Mellows Campus, Athenry, Co Meath, Ireland; 3School of Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland

 

P 179

Study of the renal development of canine fetuses by high definition ultrasound (HD) – preliminary results

M. Maronezi, A.P. Rodriguez Simões, P. Silva, L. Pavan, F. Del Lama Rocha, B. Gasser, W. Ricardo Russiano Vicente and M.A. Rossi Feliciano

São Paulo State University, Jaboticabal, Brazil

 

P 180

Vitrification modifies expression of genes associated with cell cycle, DNA replication and DNA repair in porcine blastocysts**

C.A. Martinez, A. Nohalez, I. Parrilla, J. Roca, M.A. Gil, E.A. Martinez and C. Cuello

Department of Animal Medicine and Surgery, University of Murcia, Campus Mare Nostrum and IMIB-Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain

 

P 181

Ultraviolet light reduces bacterial contamination without impairing sperm quality of chilled canine semen

F. Martínez, D. Torres, E. Montaner, V. Luño, L. Hörndler and L. Gil

Obstetrics and Reproduction Area, Faculty of Veterinary, University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain

 

P 182

Tyrosine phosphorylation pattern in ejaculated and epididymal mouflon (Ovis musimon) sperm associated with capacitation process**

L. Martínez-Fresneda 1, D. Tesfaye 1, K. Schellander 1, J. Santiago-Moreno 2 and F.A. García-Vázquez 3

1Department of Animal Breeding and Husbandry, Institute of Animal Science, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany; 2Department of Animal Reproduction, INIA, Madrid, Spain; 3Department of Physiology, Faculty of Veterinary Science, Campus Mare Nostrum, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain

 

P 183

Testicular volume in the Miranda Donkeys: accuracy of ultrasonographic measurements

A. Martins-Bessa1, H. Lemos2, T. Alves2, B. Leiva3, M. Quaresma4 and A. Calado1

1Department of Veterinary Sciences, School of Agrarian and Veterinary Sciences, University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD), Vila Real, Portugal; 2University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD), Vila Real, Portugal, 3Association for the Study and Protection of Donkeys, Miranda do Douro, Portugal; 4Veterinary Teaching Hospital, University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD), Vila Real, Portugal

 

P 184

The non-invasive system of surface temperature monitoring during perinatal period in mares

M. Masko1, M. Domino2, T. Jasinski2, K. Skierbiszewska2 and Z. Gajewski2

1Department of Animal Breeding, Faculty of Animal Science, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; 2Department of Large Animal Diseases with Clinic, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Research Centre and Center for Biomedical Research, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

 

P 185

N-acetylcysteine addition to Puro Sangue Lusitano sperm freezing extender does not affect its quality post-thaw

E. Matilla1, L. Gonzalez-Fernandez2, L. Antunes3, E. Bettencourt3, F.M. Sanchez-Margallo4 and B. Macías-Garcia4

1University of Extremadura, Badajoz, Spain; 2SINTREP Group, University of Extremadura, Caceres, Spain; 3Alter Real Stud, Alter do Chão, Portugal; 4Jesus Usón Minimally Invasive Surgery Centre (JUMISC), Caceres, Portugal

 

P 186

Influence of osmolality of the media for dilution and cryopreservation of turkey toms’ sperm on fertilization ability of thawed sperm

T. Mavrodina, O. Stanishevskaya, S. Cherepanov and Y. Silyukova

Russian Research Institute of Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding, Branch of the L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

P 187

Reproductive qualities of cows in the dosed feeding of micronized yeast during the transit period

E. Meboniya, K. Plemyashov, A. Kuznetsov, M. Ladanova, P. Anipchenko, K. Zenkov, K. Rozhkov and I. Ivanova

St. Petersburg State Academy of Veterinary Medicine, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

P 188

Prediction of parturition in Belgian Blue cattle based on rectal temperature or the lunar phase**

M. Meesters, J. Govaere and G. Opsomer

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium

 

P 189

In-clinic maternal derived antibodies titration to determine the optimal time for the first core vaccination in puppies**

M. Melandri1, S. Alonge1 and P. Dall'Ara2

1Società Veterinaria Il Melograno Srl, Sesto Calende, Italy; 2Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Milan, Milan, Italy

 

P 190

Effects of acute external stress during parturition on the neonatal adaptation in the horse

M. Melchert1, C. Aurich1, C. Gautier1, J. Aurich2 and C. Nagel3

1Artificial Insemination and Embryo Transfer, Vetmeduni Vienna, Vienna, Austria; 2Gynecology, Obstetrics and Andrology, Vetmeduni Vienna, Vienna, Austra; 3Graf Lehndorff Institute for Equine Science, Neustadt/Dosse, Germany

 

P 191

Effect of the pH pre-adjustment in the freezing and thawing extender on post-thaw boar sperm quality

E. de Mercado, C. Tomás and E. Gómez-Izquierdo

Instituto Tecnológico Agrario de Castilla y León, Hontalbilla, Spain

 

P 192

Precision supplementation of protein enriched Opuntia cladodes and reproductive outcomes in anestrous goats exposed to the male effect: estrus induction and selected blood metabolites

C. Meza-Herrera1, A. Nevarez-Dominguez1, C.A. Romero-Rodriguez1, C.E. Santamaria-Estrada1, O. Cano-Villegas2, A. Flores-Hernandez1, M.A. Herrera-Machuca3, A. Garcia-Martinez3 and F.G. Veliz-Deras4

1Unidad Regional Universitaria de Zona Aridas, Chapingo Autonomous University, (UACH-URUZA), Durango, Mexico; 2Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas, Juarez University of the State of Durango (UJED-FCB), Durango, Mexico; 3Instituto de Estudios de Postgrado, University of Cordoba (UCO-IDEP), Cordoba, Spain; 4 Antonio Narro Agrarian Autonomous University (UAAAN-UL), Coahuila, Mexico

 

P 193

Variability of egg parameters in Wrocław Meat Pigeons in the winter period

M. Miąsko, M. Łukasiewicz, J. Gruszczyńska, W. Świderek and B. Grzegrzółka

Faculty of Animal Sciences, Warsaw University of Life Sciences - SGGW, Warsaw, Poland

 

P 194

Identification of stallion epididymal fluid phosphoproteins**

K. Mietelska1, A. Orzołek1, P. Wysocki1, W. Kordan1 and J. Ner2

1University of Warmia and Mazury, Olsztyn, Poland; 2University of Science and Technology, Krakow, Poland

 

P 195

Comparative study of changes in intracellular calcium levels and localization in capacitated ram spermatozoa in presence of melatonin**

S. Miguel Jiménez, M. Carvajal-Serna, A. Casao, J.Á. Cebrián-Pérez, T. Muiño-Blanco and R. Pérez-Pé

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain

 

P 196

Metabolic status of newborn calves with intrauterine growth retardation

V. Mikhalev1, S. Shabunin1, V. Safonov2 and A. Chernitskiy1

1All-Russian Research Veterinary Institute of Pathology, Pharmacology and Therapy, Voronezh, Russia; 2Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Moscow, Russia

 

P 197

Alterations in blood thyroid levels during the postpartum period are related to the reproductive ability of primiparous dairy cows resumed cycling activity

O. Mityashova, A. Solomakhin, A. Smekalova, E. Montvila and I. Lebedeva

L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, Podolsk, Russia

 

P 198

Nodal protein expression in mare's endometrium**

S. Morazzo1, A. Amaral1, A. Galvão2, M.R. Rebordão3, D. Skarzynski2 and G. Ferreira-Dias1

1CIISA, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal; 2Polish Academy of Science, Olsztyn, Poland; 3Coimbra College of Agriculture, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Coimbra, Italy

 

P 199

Bull semen can be stored overnight in various extenders before colloid centrifugation

J. Morrell

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), Uppsala, Sweden

 

P 200

Bull semen quality is related to differences in sperm protein abundance and their carbonylation level

A. Mostek, B. Westfalewicz, M. Słowińska, M. Dietrich, S. Judycka and A. Ciereszko

Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research of Polish Academy of Sciences, Olsztyn, Poland

 

P 201

New echotexture parameters to evaluate the testicular parenchyma in boars

I. Muñoz, N. Escartín, A. Zamora and A. Echegaray

HUMECO, Huesca, Spain

 

P 202

Ovarian follicular dynamics and changes in concentrations of estradiol-17 and progesterone during estrous cycle of Beetal goats

A. Murtaza1, T. Sohail1, I. Mohsin2, M. Shahzad3, M. Hussain3, M. Zahid Tahir1 and M. Irfan-ur-Rehman Khan1

1Department of Theriogenology, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan; 2Department of Livestock Production, Faculty of Animal Production and Technology, University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan; 3Animal Sciences Division, Nuclear Institute for Agriculture and Biology, Faisalabad, Pakistan

 

P 203

Analysis of fixing methods of reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) for semen collection

A. Musidray1, K. Plemyashov1, A. Nechaev2, E. Nikitkina1, A. Krutikova1, S. Timofeeva1, G. Shiryaev1, A. Kudinov1, E. Polteva1 and V. Goncharov1

1Russian Research Institute of Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding, Branch of the L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, St. Petersburg, Russia; 2Saint-Petersburg State Academy of Veterinary Medicine, Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of Higher Education, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

P 204

Follicular size and estrus duration in Tunisian Arab mares: what relationship?

A. Najjar1, A. Blel1, S. Khaldi2, S. Ben Said3 and M. Djameli1

1Laboratory of Animal Genetic and Feed Resources, National Institute of Agriculture of Tunisia, Carthage University, Tunis, Tunisia; 2National School of Veterinary Medicine of Sidi Thabet, Tunis, Tunisia, 3Higher School of Agricultural of Kef, Le Kef, Tunisia

 

P 205

Automatic detection of cows at risk for ketosis based on moving activity

N.A. Najm1, L. Zimmermann1, O. Dietrich2, R. Martin1 and H. Zerbe1

1Clinic of Ruminants, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Oberschleißheim, Germany; 2Private Practitioner, Augsburg, Germany

 

P 206

Preservation of black crested mangabey (Lophocebus aterrimus) spermatozoa**

S. Navarro-Serna1,2, E. Paris-Oller1,2, P. Soriano3, J. Santiago-Moreno4, C. Matas1,2 and J. Gadea1,2

1University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain; 2IMIB-Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain; 3Rio Safari Elche, Elche (Alicante), Spain; 4National Institute for Agricultural and Food Research and Technology (INIA), Madrid, Spain

 

P 207

Low flow anesthesia for caesarean section in dogs

A. Nechaev, K. Plemyashov, B. Semenov, V. Videnin and A. Belopol’skiy

St.Petersburg State Academy of Veterinary Medicine, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

P 208

Contractile uterus activity of dairy cows in the early postpartum period and its reaction to myotropic medication

A. Nezhdanov1, S. Shabunin1, V. Safonov2, V. Mikhalev1 and K. Lobodin3

1All-Russian Research Veterinary Institute of Pathology, Pharmacology and Therapy, Voronezh, Russia; 2Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Moscow, Russia; 3Voronezh State Agricultural University N.A. Emperor Peter the Great, Voronezh, Russia

 

P 209

Isolation and antibiotic resistance of S. aureus strains isolated from cow milk in different regions of Russia

D. Nikanova, O. Artemieva, E. Kolodina and N. Zinovieva

L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, Moscow, Russia

 

P 210

Utilizing homologous ram seminal plasma in semen extenders for increasing the spermatozoa viability and motility assets following cryopreservation**

M. Nikolovski, V. Petkov, F. Popovska Percinic, L. Pendovski, M. Dovenska, B. Atanasov and T. Dovenski

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine Skopje, Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, Skopje, Macedonia

 

P 211

The effect of different concentrations of sucrose on goat sperm vitrification

A. Niwinska1, R. Faundez1, Ç. Çebi Şen2 and Z. Gajewski1

1Department of Large Animal Diseases with Clinic, Veterinary Research Centre, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; 2Department of Reproduction and Artificial Insemination, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Harran University, Sanliurfa, Turkey

 

P 212

Effects of highly dispersed silica nanoparticles on morphology of lipid droplets in growing or fully grown porcine oocytes

D. Novichkova and T. Kuzmina

Russian Research Institute of Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding, Branch of the L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry

 

P 213

Improvement of reproductive potential of chicken hens from parent broiler flock by means of the use of supplements based on triterpene spirits

M. Novikova and I.A. Lebedeva

Federal State Budgetary Scientific Institution «Ural Federal Agrarian Scientific Research Centre, Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Science», Ekaterinburg, Russia

 

P 214

LH and FSH response after repeated low doses of GnRH analogue (buserelin) in treatment of anovulatory anoestrus in dairy cows

A. Nowicki1, W. Barański1, D. Tobolski1, T. Janowski1 and M. Crowe2

1Department of Animal Reproduction with Clinic, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Warmia and Mazury, Olsztyn, Poland; 2School of Veterinary Medicine, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland

 

P 215

Effects of breed and feeding intensity on progesterone profiles in postpartum cows

T. Ntallaris1, B. Berglund2, R. Båge1, Y. Sjunnesson1, J. Dupont3 and P. Humblot1

1Department of Clinical Sciences, and 2Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), Uppsala, Sweden; 3Unité de Physiologie de la Reproduction et des Comportements (PRC), INRA, Tours, France

 

P 216

Rainbow trout sperm proteins phosphorylation after sperm motility activation at hypoosmotic and isosmotic conditions

J. Nynca, A. Mostek and A. Ciereszko

Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research, Polish Academy of Sciences, Olsztyn, Poland

 

P 217

Comparative of two sperm DNA damage assays after ultraviolet light pulses

M. Olaciregui, A. González-Mandorrán, V. Luño, L. Hörndler, N. González and L. Gil

Obstetrics and Reproduction Area, Faculty of Veterinary, University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain

 

P 218

Does the corpus luteum presence at the beginning of the progesterone plus estradiol protocol affect the dynamic of synchronized follicular wave in ewes?

M.E.F. Oliveira1, R.P. Nociti1, E.S.C. Camela1, L.C. Padilha-Nakaghi1, G.S. Maciel1, M.G.K. Rodriguez1, V.J.C. Santos1, J.F. Fonseca2 and W.W.R.R. Vicente1

1Faculty of Agrarian and Veterinary Sciences, São Paulo State University (UNESP), Jaboticabal, Brazil; 2FCAV/Unesp, Jaboticabal, Brazil; 3Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (EMBRAPA) Goat and Sheep, Sobral, Brazil

 

P 219

An application of histometry in semiautomatic uterine biopsy quantification in different endometrial features in mares

J. Olszewski1, L. Zdrojkowski1, A. Krajewska1, M. Domino1, M. Masko2, M. Sady1, A. Wehrend3 and Z. Gajewski1

1Department of Large Animal Diseases with Clinic, Veterinary Research Centre and Center for Biomedical Research, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; 2Department of Animal Breeding, Faculty of Animal Science, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; 3Clinic for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Andrology of Large and Small Animals with Ambulatory Service, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Justus-Liebig-University, Gießen, Germany

 

P 220

Generation and in vitro differentiation of porcine bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells (MSC)

M.B. Olszewski1, M. Gajewska1, M. Domino1, M. Sady2, R. Zabielski1, A. Wehrend3 and Z. Gajewski1

1Department of Large Animal Diseases with Clinic, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Research Centre and Center for Biomedical Research, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; 3Department of Immunology, Transplantology and Internal Diseases, Medical University of Warsaw, Warsaw. Poland; 4Clinic for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Andrology of Large and Small Animals with Ambulatory Service, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Justus-Liebig-University, Gießen, Germany

 

P 221

Cryopreservation of ram sperm (trehalose vs. glycerol) in soy lecithin and powdered egg yolk based extenders

U. Osuagwuh, L. Allai, W. Garcia, A. Tabarez and M. Palomo

Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

 

P 222

Localization of granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor (GM-CSF) in the genital tract of fertile boars**

L. Padilla1, J. Martínez-Hernández2, F.J. Pallarés3, C. Pérez-Patiño1, I. Barranco1, E.A. Martínez1, J. Roca1, L.M. Pastor2 and I. Parrilla1

1Medicine and Animal Surgery, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain; 2Cell Biology and Histology, IMIB-Arrixaca, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain; 3Anatomy and Compared Anatomic Pathology, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain

 

P 223

Sexual active rams enhanced the immediate increase in plasma LH concentrations and extends the LH surge of ewes during the male effect

C. Palacios1, J.A. Delgadillo2, P. Chemineau3, M. Keller3 and J.A. Abecia4

1University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain; 2CIRCA, Antonio Narro Agrarian Autonomous University, Torreón, México; 3UMR PRC, INRA, CNRS, Université de Tours, IFCE, Nouzilly, France; 4IUCA, University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain

 

P 224

Viability, colostrum intake and total proteins in calves born after induced Caesarean section or normal transvaginal delivery

J. Parlevliet

Department Farm Animal Health, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands

 

P 225

Boar seminal plasma induces in vitro expression of transforming growth factor ß1-3 (TGF-ß1-3) by the genital tract of the sow

I. Parrilla1, I. Barranco1, C. Perez-Patiño1, L. Padilla1, X. Lucas1, M. Ruber2, E.A. Martinez1, H. Rodriguez-Martinez2 and J. Roca1

1Department of Animal Medicine and Surgery, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain; 2Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden

 

P 226

The effect of natural and pharmacological agent reducing mitochondria activity on frozen-thawed canine semen

A. Partyka1, O. Rodak1, Z. Ligocka1, A. Dudek1, W. Niżański1, J. Grandhaye2 and P. Froment2

1Wroclaw University of Environmental and Life Sciences, Department of Reproduction and Clinic of Farm Animals, Wroclaw, Poland; 2UMR Physiologie de la Reproduction et des Comportements, INRA, Nouzilly, France

 

P 227

Sperm-binding to the perivitelline membrane of chicken egg yolk as a functional test for epididimal collected spz evaluation in dogs

T.A.R. Paula1, T. Silva2, L. Bergo1, L.R.B. Carazo1 and L. Mateus3

1Veterinary Department, Federal University of Viçosa, Viçosa, Brazil; 2Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Lisbon, Lisboa, Portugal; 3CIISA, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

 

P 228

Analysis of basic biochemical and gasometric parameters in the blood as marker of a health herd of dairy cattle

B. Pawlinski1, M. Trela1, M. Sady1, M. Domino1, A. Bieniaszczyk2 and Z. Gajewski1

1Department of Large Animal Diseases with Clinic, Veterinary Research Centre and Center for Biomedical Research, and 2Veterinary Research Centre and Center for Biomedical Research, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences WULS – SGGW, Warsaw, Poland

 

P 229

Conservation methods of granulosa cells from mare oocytes**

B. Pereira Aguilar, M.Á. Diaz-Jimenez, M. Hidalgo Prieto, C. Baños Carrasco, C. Consuegra Gonzalez, J. Dorado Martín, M. La Rubia Martinez and I. Ortíz Jaraba

Veterinary Reproduction Group, University of Cordoba, Cordoba, Spain

 

P230

Utilization of extenders of ram semen without glucose and low percentages of egg yolk added with honey bee

C. Pérez-García1, A. Medrano2, A. Hernández-Moreno2 and A. Gracia3

1Aquaculture Investigation Group, High Specialization Aquaculture and Biotechnology Service, University of Las Palmas of Gran Canaria, Telde (Las Palmas) Canary Islands, Spain; 2Faculty of Higher Studies Cuautitlán, National Autonomous University of Mexico, San Sebastian Xhala, Cuautitlán, Izcalli, Mexico; 3University Institute Health Animal and Food Safety, University of Las Palmas of Gran Canaria, Arucas (Las Palmas) Canary Islands, Spain

 

P 231

Sperm production in three Andalusian autochthonous avian breeds: comparison of two methods to determine sperm concentration

C.C. Perez-Marin1, A. Arando1, C. Mora1 and A. Cabello2

1University of Cordoba, Cordoba, Spain; 2Diputación de Cordoba, Cordoba, Spain

 

P 232

TGF-β1 levels in semial plasma relates positively to porcine in vivo fertility**

C. Perez-Patiño1, I. Barranco1, M. Ruber2, M.L.W.J. Broekhuijse 3, L. Padilla1, M. Alvarez-Rodriguez2, I. Parrilla1, A. Bolarin4, E.A. Martinez1, H. Rodriguez-Martinez2 and J. Roca1

1Department of Medicine and Animal Surgery, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain; 2Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden; 3Topigs Norsvin Research Center BV, Beuningen, The Netherlands; 4AIM Iberica, Topigs Norsvin, Madrid, Spain

 

P 233

Efficiency of using semen extender VNIIGRZH for insemination in chickens

O. Perinek, I. Galpern, E. Nikitkina and K. Plemyashov

Russian Research Institute of Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding, Branch of the L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

P 234

Proteomic changes during time-course of capacitation in fresh and frozen-thawed ram sperm**

P. Peris-Frau, A. Martín-Maestro, L. Mateos-Hernández, M. Iniesta-Cuerda, I. Sánchez-Ajofrín, M. Villar, J.J. Garde and A.J. Soler

SaBio IREC (CSIC-UCLM-JCCM), Albacete, Spain

 

P 235

Association between milk yield and fertility traits in developing Russian Ayrshire cattle breed

A. Petrova and A. Kudinov

Russian Research Institute of Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding, Branch of the L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

P 236

Ultrasound evaluation of ovarian follicular growth after superstimulation treatment by corifollitropin alfa in rabbit

L. Petrucci1, A.M. Talavan2, F. Marco-Jiménez2, M. Zerani1, G. Catone3 and J.S. Vicente2

1Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy; 2Technical University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain; 3 Scuola di Bioscienze e Medicina Veterinaria University of Camerino, Matelica, Italy

 

P 237

The mammary gland tumor Shear Wave Elastography in bitches**

B. Pieczewska1, M. Dzięcioł1, K. Glińska-Suchocka2, M. Jankowski2, K. Kubiak2, J. Spużak2, M. Woszczyło1, O. Rodak1 and W. Niżański1

1Department of Reproduction and Clinic of Farm Animals, and 2Department of Internal Diseases with Clinic of Horses, Dogs and Cats, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Wroclaw University of Environmental and Life Sciences, Wrocław, Poland

 

P 238

A novel seminal additive for porcine increases fertility in Iberian sows after artificial insemination

J. Piñán, B. Alegre, M.E. Alonso, I. Crespo-Félez, B. Martín, J.R. González, F. Martínez-Pastor and J.C. Domínguez

INDEGSAL, University of León, León, Spain

 

P 239

Basic semen evaluation in reindeer (Rangifer tarandus)

K. Plemyashov1, E. Nikitkina1, H. Lindeberg2, O. Holand3, A. Krutikova1, S. Timofeeva1, G. Shiryaev1 and A. Musidray1

1Russian Research Institute of Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding, Branch of the L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, St. Petersburg, Russia; 2Natural Resources Institute Finland, Helsinki, Finland; 3Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Ås, Norway

 

P 240

Evaluation of the cocks spermatozoa membranes’ damaging during cryopreservation with use of Sperm VitalStain colorant

N. Pleshanov and O. Stanishevskaya

Russian Research Institute of Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding, Branch of the L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, St. Patersburg, Russia

 

P 241

Single-layer colloid centrifugation as a method to process urine contaminated stallion semen after cryopreservation**

G. Podico1, J. Honorato1, R.E. Ellerbrock2, B.R. Curcio1, C. Kaplan1, S.H. Cheong3, F.S. Lima1 and I.F. Canisso1

1University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA; 2University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA; 3Cornell University, New York, NY, USA

 

P 242

Hair dehydroepiandrosterone in newborn beef calves from birth up to 10 months of age

M. Probo1, T. Peric2, M. Faustini1, A. Prandi3 and M.C. Veronesi1

1Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Milan, Milan, Italy; 2Laboratory for Environmental and Life Sciences, University of Nova Gorica, Nova Gorica, Slovenia; 3Department of Agricultural, Food, Environmental and Animal Sciences, University of Udine, Udine, Italy

 

P 243

Effects of mutations in MSTN on carcass traits in Holstein Friesian (HF) cattle without antagonistic effects on fertility traits

K. Quigley1, L. Ratcliffe1, D.F.G. Flores1, F. Kearney2, J. McClure3, M. McClure4 and M.P. Mullen1

1Bioscience Research Institute, Athlone Institute of Technology, Athlone, Co. Westmeath, Ireland; 2Irish Cattle and Breeding Federation, Bandon, Co. Cork, Ireland; 3Weathersby’s Scientific, Johnstown, Co. Kildare, Ireland; 4ABS Global Inc., DeForest, WI, USA

 

P 244

First description of the seminal microbiome in healthy stallions and donkeys**

C. Quiñones Pérez1, F. Crespo2, I. Ortiz3 and J.L. Vega-Pla1

1Laboratorio de Investigación Aplicada, Cría Caballar de las Fuerzas Armadas, Córdoba, Spain; 2Centro Militar de Cría Caballar (FESCCR, Ministry of Defense), Ávila, Spain; 3Veterinary Reproduction Group, Department of Animal Medicine and Surgery, Veterinary Faculty, Córdoba, Spain

 

P 245

Segregation of a candidate novel lethal recessive gene in Irish Holstein Friesian dairy cattle**

L. Ratcliffe1, F. Kearney2 and M. Mullen1

1Bioscience Research Institute, Athlone Institute of Technology, Athlone, Co. Westmeath, Ireland; 2Irish Cattle Breeding Federation, Bandon, Co. Cork, Ireland

 

P 246

Prevalence of EAV among Swedish stallions

K. Rejnö1, L. Treiberg-Berndtsson2 and A.-M. Dalin1

1Division of Reproduction, Department of Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Science, Uppsala, Sweden; 2National Veterinary Institute (SVA), Uppsala, Sweden

 

P 247

Development of a new, practical test for the diagnosis of neonatal isoerythrolysis in the newborn foal: a preliminary study**

M.-C. Répécaud1, M. Guidetti2, S. Buff3 and A. Josson3

1Veterinary Equine Clinic Méheudin, Ecouché les Vallées, France; 2Dianov Laboratory, Limonest, France; 3VetAgro Sup, University of Lyon, Marcy L'Etoile, France

 

P 248

Coxiella burnetii phase-specific serological response and status of offspring in dairy cows in Latvia – preliminary results**

G. Ringa-Karahona1, V. Antāne1 and L. Grantina-Ievina2

1Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies, Jelgava, Latvia; 2Institute of Food Safety, Animal Health and Environment, Riga, Latvia

 

 

P 249

The effect of melatonin applications on offspring in experimentally induced uterine torsion in pregnant rats

A. Risvanli1, N. Saat2, N. Timurkaan1, H. Dogan1, E. Sahna3 and I. Seker1

1Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey; 2Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Balikesir, Balikesir, Turkey; 3Faculty of Medicine, University of Firat, Elazig, Turkey

 

P 250

Effect of the addition of essential oils upon the presence of reproductive and metabolic diseases in multiparous Holstein cows in the transition period

P.A. Robles-Trillo, R. Rodríguez-Martínez, R. Rodríguez-Venegas, J.M. Guillén-Muñoz2 and F.G. Véliz-Deras

Unidad Laguna, Antonio Narro Agrarian Autonomous University, Torreón, Coahuila, Mexico

 

P 251

Funtional Sertoli cell tumour associated with paraprostatic abscess and spermatic cord torsion in a pseudohermaphrodite abdominal cryptorchid male dog: A case report

C. Ródenas, J.D. Carrillo, A. Agut and X. Lucas

Veterinary Hospital Teaching, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain

 

P 252

Influence of the age of Nellore and Caracu bulls on measures of accessory sex glands

N.N. Rodrigues1, G. Rossi1, D. Vrisman1, L. Souza2, C. Paro de Paz2, W. Vicente1, F. Monteiro2 and M.E. Oliveira1

1São Paulo State University (UNESP), Jaboticabal, Brazil; 2Centro Apta Bovinos de Corte, Instituto de Zootecnia, Sertãozinho, Brazil

 

P 253

Preliminary results of quantitative ARFI elastography of the uteroplacental structure during the last gestational week of bitches

A.P. Rodrigues Simões1, M.C. Maronezi1, V. Tavares de Almeida1, B. Gasser1, F. Farias Pereira da Câmara Barros2, I.L. Salardani Senhorello1, W.R. Russiano Vicente1 and M.A. Rossi Feliciano1

1São Paulo State University (UNESP), Jaboticabal, São Paulo, Brazil; 2University of Franca (UNIFRAN), Franca, São Paulo, Brazil

 

P 254

Evaluation of entire or divided progestogen impregnated sponges upon estrus and ovarian response in Dorper ewes

R. Rodríguez-Martínez1, C. González-Rodríguez1, C.A. Meza-Herrera2, A.S. Alvarado-Espino1, O.T. De la Cruz-Rocha1, O. Angel-García1 and F.G. Véliz-Deras1

1Unidad Laguna, Antonio Narro Agrarian Autonomous University, Torreón, Coahuila, Mexico; 2Unidad Regional de Zonas Áridas, Chapingo Autonomous University, Bermejillo, Durango, Mexico

 

P 255

o artificial insemination with frozen semen: a retrospective study**

J. Roos, C. Maringue, C. Maenhoudt and A. Fontbonne

CERCA (Centre d’Etudes en Reproduction des Carnivores), UMES, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d'Alfort, Maisons-Alfort Cedex, France

 

P 256

Pregnant rate using artificial insemination after three control of sexual cycle treatments in Majorera goats

C. de la Rosa-García, C. Santana-López, A. Vega-Santana, F. Cabrera and A. Gracia

University Institute of Animal Health and Food Safety, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Arucas, Spain

 

P 257

Cystic endometrial hyperplasia (CEH) of the uterine mucosa in a pregnant queen - a case report**

A. Ruszczak1, I. Kaszak1, E. Michałowska2, I. Dolka1, A. Dobrzyński1, K. Kacprzak1 and P. Jurka1

1Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; 2Private Practitioner, Chotomów, Poland

 

P 258

AGP concentrations at 7 days post partum as a predictor for uterine disease in dairy cows**

N. Ryan1, K. Meade2, M. Beltman1 and E. Williams3

1UCD School of Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland; 2Teagasc Grange Animal & Grassland Research Centre Grange, Co. Meath, Ireland: 3Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary, Easter Bush Campus, Midlothian, U.K.

 

P 259

Implementation of new mineral additives for stud bulls

M. Ryaposova1, I.A. Shkuratova1, O. Busygina1 and V. Safonov2

1Federal State Budgetary Scientific Institution «Ural Federal Agrarian Scientific Research Centre, Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Science», Ekaterinburg, Russia; 2Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry of Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

 

P 260

Effect of temperature and sperm concentration in Tris-glucose-BSA liquid storage on the sperm motility rate in Murciano-Granadina male goats

S. Sadeghi1, R. Del Gallego1, J. Yániz2, P. Santolaria2, E.A. Gómez3 and M.A. Silvestre1

1University of Valencia, Burjassot, Spain; 2University of Zaragoza, Huesca, Spain; 3Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Agrarias, Segorbe, Spain

 

P 261

The expression of potentially regulatory proteins in porcine cervix regeneration process after MSC transplantation

Z. Sady1, M. Gajewska1, M. Domino1, A. Burdzinska2, J. Olszewski1, A. Wehrend3 and Z. Gajewski1

1Department of Large Animal Diseases with Clinic, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Research Centre and Center for Biomedical Research, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; 2Department of Immunology, Transplantology and Internal Diseases, Medical University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland; 3Clinic for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Andrology of Large and Small Animals with Ambulatory Service, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Justus-Liebig-University,, Gießen, Germany

 

P 262

Stable nitrogen oxide metabolites and S-nitrosothiols in blood plasma of cows with reproductive organs pathology

V. Safonov1, G. Bliznetsova2, A. Nezhdanov2, S. Shabunin2 and N. Pasko2

1Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Moscow, Russia; 2All-Russian Research Veterinary Institute of Pathology, Pharmacology and Therapy, Voronezh, Russia

 

P 263

Effects of epidural versus intramuscular administration of GnRH analogue on the Ovsynch-56 protocol

S. Salar1, O. Calisici2, D. Calisici3 and A. Bastan1

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey; 2Clinic for Cattle, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Hannover, Germany; 3Nazifaga Animal Breeding Center, İzmir, Turkey

 

P 264

Extended equilibration time affects motility and some kinematic parameters in thawed semen in Holstein and Asturiana de los Valles bull breeds

A. Salman1, J.N. Caamaño2, F. Martínez-Pastor1,3, C. Fueyo2, A. Fernández2, M.J. Merino2, J.C. Domínguez1,4 and C.O. Hidalgo2

1INDEGSAL, University of León, León, Spain; 2Serida, Gijón, Spain; 3Molecular Biology (Cell Biology), University of León, León, Spain; 4Medicine, Surgery and Veterinary Anatomy, University of León, León, Spain

 

P 265

Both close and far phylogenetic distance between epigenomically modulated nuclear donor cell and host ooplasm is not an obstacle for generation of inter-species nuclear-transferred (NT) blastocysts

M. Samiec, M. Skrzyszowska and J. Opiela

Department of Reproductive Biotechnology and Cryoconservation, National Research Institute of Animal Production, Balice n. Kraków, Poland

 

P 266

The effect of maternal hyperthermia on oocyte quality in sheep**

I. Sanchez-Ajofrin, M. Iniesta-Cuerda, A. Martin-Maestro, P. Peris-Frau, J. J Garde and A. J Soler

SaBio IREC (UCLM-CSIC-JCCM), ETSIAM, Albacete, Spain

 

P 267

Determination of the correlation between α, β and γ - globulin in dogs with pyometra

B. Semenov, A. Stekol'nikov, K. Plemyashov, V. Videnin, V. Guseva and T. Kuznetsova

Saint-Petersburg State Academy of Veterinary Medicine, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

P 268

Interferon-tau and progesterone in the blood of cows in the period of early embryogenesis

S. Shabunin1, A. Nezhdanov1, V. Mikhalev1, N. Pasko1, I. Volkova1 and V. Safonov2

1All-Russian Veterinary Research Institute of Pathology, Pharmacology and Therapy of the Russian Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Voronezh, Russia; 2Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry of Russian Academу of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

 

P 269

Histone acetylation in matured and aged bovine oocytes exposed to progesterone or prolactin during the second phase of IVM

E. Shedova, G. Singina, E. Tsyndrina, A. Lopukhov and I. Lebedeva

L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, Podolsk, Russia

 

P 270

Dynamic changes in the proportion of binucleate cells in the ovine placenta

J. Shennan, M. Mihm-Carmicheal and P.M. Hastie

University of Glasgow, Glasgow, U.K.

 

P 271

Endocrine profile of Holstein stud bulls depending on their age

I. Shkuratova1, M. Riaposova1, O. Busygina1 and V. Safonov2

1Federal State Budgetary Scientific Institution «Ural Federal Agrarian Scientific Research Centre, Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Science», Ekaterinburg, Russia; 2Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

 

P 272

Anesthesia concerns for MRI, functional MRI and CT of the prostatic carcinoma with local metastasis to urinary system of the dog - a case report

K. Siewruk1,2, S. Gizinski2, B. Lisowska3, K. Skierbiszewska2, M. Trela2, T. Jasinski2, B. Pawlinski2 and Z. Gajewski2

1Department of Animal Reproduction, Andrology and Biotechnology of Reproduction, and 2Department of Large Animal Deseases with Clinic, Veterinary Reaserch Center, Center for Biomedical Research, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; 3Department of Anesthesiology, Western John Paul II Hospital, Grodzisk Mazowiecki, Poland

 

P 273

Case report: primary unilateral low-grade paratesticular sarcoma in a two years old dog

C. Silva1, L. Gomez2, J. Cuesta2, C. Ortega2, P. Martin-Munoz2, J. Duque2, C. Parejo3 and F. Peña2

1Polytechnic Institute of Portalegre - Escola Superior Agrária Elvas (IPP-ESAE), Elvas, Portugal; 2University of Extremadura, Cáceres, Spain; 3Espírito Santo EPE Hospital, Évora, Portugal

 

P 274

Structure of the vaginal Escherichia coli population among healthy bitches in estrus

E. Silva, B. Lourenço, C. Carneiro, M. F. Silva, T. Semedo-Lemsaddek, T. Nunes and L. Mateus

CIISA, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

 

P 275

Ultrasonographic evaluation of locoregional lymph nodes in bitches with mammary neoplasms

P. Silva, M.C. Maronezi, B. Gasser, A.P. Rodrigues Simões, L. Pavan, T. Mucédola, P.D. Porto da Silva, R.A. Ramirez Uscategui, W.R. Russiano Vicente and M.A. Rossi Feliciano

São Paulo State University (UNESP), Jaboticabal, São Paulo, Brazil

 

P 276

Comparison of three non-penetrating cryprotectants in the freezing of Black Belly ram sperm

J. Silverio, F. Ángeles, M. Alarcón, G. Olmedo, N. Garcez and A. Tabarez

University of Veracruz, Tuxpan, Mexico

 

P 277

Graphene oxide drives capacitation dependent membrane remodeling in mammalian spermatozoa**

J. Simões1, M. Ramal Sanchez1, A. Fontana2, A. Di Stefano2, E. Ercolino3, M. Marchisio3, L. Botto4, P. Palestini4, L. Valboneti1, N. Bernabó1 and B. Barboni1

1Faculty of Bioscience and Technology for Food, Agriculture and Environment, University of Teramo, 3Department of Pharmacy, University G.d’Annunzio, Chieti, Italy; 4Cytomorphology Laboratory, Center on Aging Science and Translational Medicine, Chieti, Italy; 5School of Medicine and Surgery, University of Milan, Monza, Italy

 

P 278

The mRNA expression of PPARs in the bovine blastocysts correlate with embryo quality markers expression

E. Sinderewicz, K. Grycmacher, D. Boruszewska, I. Kowalczyk-Zieba, J. Staszkiewicz-Chodor and I. Woclawek-Potocka

Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research of Polish Academy of Sciences, Olsztyn, Poland

 

P 279

Effect of epidermal growth factor during prolonged culture on bovine oocytes matured in vitro

G. Singina, E. Shedova, I. Lebedeva and A. Lopukhov

L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, Podolsk, Russia

 

P 280

Computed tomography (CT) imaging in an atypical case of Canine Ovarian Remnant Syndrome (CORS)

K. Skierbiszewska, S. Gizinski, K. Siewruk, T. Jasinski, B. Ciszkowska-Lyson and Z. Gajewski

Department of Large Animal Diseases with Clinic, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Research Centre and Center for Biomedical Research, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

 

P 281

Inter-genus taxonomic incompatibility between nuclear donor cells and recipient ooplasts brings about differences in development of caprine-bovine cloned (C/B-CL) and bovine cloned (B-CL) embryos

M. Skrzyszowska and M. Samiec

Department of Reproductive Biotechnology and Cryoconservation, National Research Institute of Animal Production, Balice n. Kraków, Poland

 

P 282

Biochemical characteristics of postpartum hepatic functioning in primiparous dairy cows with different levels of ovarian activity

A. Solomakhin, O. Mityashova, R. Rykov and I. Lebedeva

L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, Podolsk, Russia

 

P 283

Effect of different oxygen levels and medium protein components on morphokinetics of in vitro cultured preimplantation rabbit embryos

A. Stachowiak1, A. Piliszek1, J. Chołoniewski2, A. Duszewska3, P. Gręda3 and J.A. Modliński1

1Institute of Genetics and Animal Breeding of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Magdalenka, Poland; 2Warsaw University of Technology, Warsaw, Poland; 3Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

 

P 284

Livability of chicken embryos, obtained after insemination by frozen/thawed sperm, depending on storage duration of incubation eggs

O. Stanishevskaya and N. Pleshanov

Russian Research Institute of Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding, Branch of the L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

P 285

Glucose metabolism and expansion of cumulus cells differs in pubertal and prepubertal cows

J. Staszkiewicz-Chodor, E. Sinderewicz, D. Boruszewska, K. Grycmacher, I. Kowalczyk-Zięba and I. Wocławek-Potocka

Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research, Polish Academy of Sciences, Olsztyn, Poland

 

P 286

Maternal parity and size of the ovarian reserve in dairy cattle offspring

S. Succu1, S. Sale2, A.S. Atzori3 and F. Mossa1

1Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Sassari, Sassari, Italy; 2Embryo Sardegna, Dorgali (NU), Italy; 3Department of Agriculture, University of Sassari, Sassari, Italy

 

P 287

Effect of gonadotropin (hCG, eCG, or p-FSH) in induction of synchronized estrus on the corpora lutea characteristics and conception rate of dairy goats

J. Teramachi Trevizan1, A.C. Pedrosa2, V. Lopez Brair3, I. Cosentino Oliveira3, J. Forquim Prastes4, A.L.R. Silva Maia3, R. Perecin Nociti1, F. Zandonadi Brandão3, J. Ferreira Fonseca4, M.E. Franco Oliveira1 and W.R. Russiano Vicente1

1Faculty of Agrarian and Veterinary Sciences, São Paulo State University (UNESP), Jaboticabal, Brazil; 2University Centre of Rio Preto (UNIRP), São José do Rio Preto, Brazil; 3Fluminense Federal University (UFF), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; 4Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (EMBRAPA), Sobral, Brazil

 

P 288

Effect of cutting off the velvet antlers on the efficiency of semen collection in reindeer

S. Timofeeva, E. Nikitkina, A. Krutikova and G. Shiryaev

Russian Research Institute of Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding, Branch of the L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

P 289

Differences of reproductive traits between domestic and exotic cattle in dairy farms in Ankara

M.B. Tirpan1 and E. Özmen2

1Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey; 2Department of Animal Health and Breeding, Ankara Directorate of Provincial Food Agriculture and Livestock, Ankara, Turkey

 

P 290

Endometritis impairs milk production and fertility in dairy cows

D. Tobolski, W. Barański, A. Nowicki, M. Rudowska and T. Janowski

University of Warmia and Mazury, Olsztyn, Poland

 

P 291

Transrectal ultrasound-guided massage of the accessory sex glands (TUMASG) to collect semen in a black crested mangabey (Lophocebus aterrimus) - a case report

A. Toledano-Diaz1, J. Gadea2, C. Matas2, A. Ibañez3, P. Soriano3, M. Lopez3 and J. Santiago-Moreno1

1Department of Animal Reproduction, INIA, Madrid, Spain; 2Department of Physiology, Veterinary Faculty, University of Murcia, IMIB-Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain; 3Rio Safari, Elche, Spain

 

P 292

Metastatic testicular seminoma in a stallion: a case report

A.C. Torres, R. Fonseca, M. Pinto, L. Lamas, H. Piçarra, C. Peleteiro and L. Lopes-da-Costa

CIISA – Centre for Interdisiciplinary Research in Animal Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

 

P 293

The influence of high-hydrostatic pressure (HHP) on fresh boar semen before liquid preservation

M. Trzcińska and M. Bryła

National Research Institute of Animal Production, Balica, Poland

 

P 294

Dependence of the reproductive performance on the level of inbreeding in Ayrshire first calving cows

O. Tulinova, Y. Zhyvoglazova and S. Anistenok

Russian Research Institute of Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding, Branch of the L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

P 295

The effect of administration of rocuronium and sugammadex on progesterone levels in pregnant rabbits under general anesthesia

R. Turk1, S. Kaya2, I. Dönmez3, I. Özaydın2, O. Merhan2, S. Yayla2, C.Ş Ermutlu2, C. Kaçar2, U. Aydın2, O. Aksoy2 and U. Hüseyinoğlu3

1Faculty of Health Science, and 2Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, and 3Faculty of Medicine, Kafkas University, Kars, Turkey

 

P 296

Effect of enriching bypass lysine and methionine content of low quality protein diet on fertility in dairy cows

C. Uyarlar1 and O. Yilmaz2

1Department of Animal Nutrition and Nutritional Diseases, and 2Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyonkarahisar, Turkey

 

P 297

Effects of different concentrations of Mentha piperita L. extraction on quality of Moghani ram semen following the freeze-thaw process

V. Vahedi and N. Hedayat Evrigh

University of Mohaghegh Ardabili, Ardabil, Iran

 

P 298

Effect of the body condition score at the beginning of lactation on productivity and reproductive performance in first-calves cows

O. Vasileva and K. Plemyashov

Russian Research Institute of Farm Animal Genetics and Breeding, Branch of the L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

P 299

Successful multiple ovulation and embryo transfer programs for importing White Suffolk (WS) sheep breed into the European Union (EU)

N. Vass1, S. Bodó2, I. Egerszegi3, J. Oláh1, I. Monori4 and S. Cseh5

1University of Debrecen, Debrecen, Hungary 2National Agricultural Research and Innovation Centre, Gödöllő, Hungary; 3Szent István University, Gödöllő, Hungary, 4University of Debrecen Research Institute, Karcag, Hungary; 5Veterinary University, Budapest, Hungary

 

P 300

Effect of Leukemia Inhibitory Factor on bovine oocyte vitrification

M. Vendrell-Flotats1, T. Garcia-Martinez1, M. Lopez-Bejar1, J. LaMarre2 and T. Mogas1

1Autonomous University of Barcelona, Cerdanyola del Valles, Spain; 2University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada

 

P 301

Macroscopic evaluation of the placenta of the alpaca (Vicugna pacos)

C. Ververs, M. Meesters, J. Govaere and G. Opsomer

University of Ghent, Ghent, Belgium

 

P 302

Isolation of the goose spermatogonia

A. Vetokh, N. Volkova, E. Tomgorova, L. Volkova, V. Bagirov and N. Zinovieva

L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, Podolsk, Russia

 

P 303

Litter size components of three selected maternal lines founded on different criteria

J. Vicente, J. Juarez, A. Talaván, X. García-Domínguez and F. Marco-Jiménez

Technical University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain

 

P 304

Influence of day length on duration of estrus, size of preovulatory follicle and progesterone levels in mares

Z. Vilhanová1, F. Novotný1, I. Valocký1, M. Karamanová1, V. Hura1, P. Horňáková1 and X. Mihajlovičová2

1Equine Clinic, University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy, and 2Clinic of Ruminants, University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy, Košice, Slovakia

 

P 305

Survey on cesarean section in the practice: indications, clinical surveys and subsequent fertility

L. Vincenti1, A. Ricci2, M. Gastaut1, E. Miglietti3 and M. Ribotta4

1Department of Veterinary Science, and 2Department of Animal Science, University of Turin, Ialy; 3Private Practitioner, Carmagnola, Italy; 4Private Practitioner, Pinerolo, Italy

 

P 306

Equine alpha-fetoprotein levels in the intra- and peripartal period

B. Vincze1, N. Solymosi2, V. Debnár3, G. Kútvölgyi3, G. Pénzes4 and O. Szenci5

1MTA-SZIE Large Animal Clinical Research Group, University of Veterinary Medicine, Budapest, Hungary;2Centre for Bioinformatics, University of Veterinary Medicine, Budapest, Hungary, 3NARIC Research Institute for Animal Breeding, Nutrition and Meat Science, Herceghalom, Hungary; 4Equirep Ltd., Csömör, Hungary; 5MTA-SZIE Large Animal Clinical Research Group, Üllő, Hungary

 

P 307

Genetic transformation of chicken primordial germ cells in vitro

N. Volkova1, E. Antonova2, L. Volkova1, A. Vetokh1, P. Volchkov2 and N. Zinovieva1

1L.K. Ernst Federal Science Center for Animal Husbandry, Podolsk, Russia; 2Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Dolgoprudny, Russia

 

P 308

Persistently infection of BVDV in neonatal calves of the Ural region of Russia

I.V. Vyalykh, A.P. Poryvaeva, O.V. Sokolova and A.L. Belousov

Federal State Budgetary Scientific Institution Ural Federal Agrarian Scientific Research Centre, Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Science, Yekaterinburg, Russia

 

P 309

Recipient factors affecting pregnancy rate in an equine embryo transfer program

N. Wala1, C. Serres2, M. Pérez-Cabal2 and M. Blanco1

1PS Pferdehaltung, Neustadt-Glewe, Germany; 2Complutense University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain

 

P 310

Supplementation of post-thaw semen with fractionated seminal plasma improves cryo-survival of boar spermatozoa

K. Wasilewska, K. Filipowicz, W. Kordan and L. Fraser

Department of Animal Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of Warmia and Mazury, Olsztyn, Poland

 

P 311

Trichostatin A (TSA)-dependent epigenetic transformation impacts the quantitative profiles of Galα(1,3)Gal epitopes in adult dermal fibroblast cells (ADFCs) derived from bi- and tri-transgenic pigs

J. Wiater1,2, M. Samiec3, M. Skrzyszowska3, D. Lipiński4,5 and R. Słomski4,5

1Department of Cell Biology and Imaging, Institute of Zoology and Biomedical Research, and 2Department of Histology, Jagiellonian University Medical College; Kraków, Poland; 3Department of Reproductive Biotechnology and Cryoconservation, National Research Institute of Animal Production, Balice n. Kraków, Poland; 4Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Poznań University of Life Sciences, Poznań, Poland; 5Institute of Human Genetics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznań, Poland

 

P 312

Trichostatin A (TSA) treatment enhances the expression of recombinant human α1,2-FT, α-Gal A and HLA-E proteins in adult dermal fibroblast cells (ADFCs) derived from triple transgenic pigs

E. Wojtylak1, J. Wiater2,3, M. Samiec1, M. Skrzyszowska1, D. Lipiński4,5 and R. Słomski4,5

1Department of Reproductive Biotechnology and Cryoconservation, National Research Institute of Animal Production, Balice n. Kraków, Poland; 2Department of Cell Biology and Imaging, Institute of Zoology and Biomedical Research, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland; 3Department of Histology, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Kraków, Poland; 4Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Poznań University of Life Sciences, Poznań, Poland; 5Institute of Human Genetics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznań, Poland

 

P 313

First report of transplacental transmission of Dirofilaria repens in dogs**

M.E. Wysmołek1, M. Klockiewicz1, E. Długosz1, M. Sobczak-Filipiak1, W. Spruch2 and M. Wiśniewski1

1Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; 2Veterinary Cabinet WWIWet, Wołomin, Poland

 

P 314

A comparison of subsequent reproductive performance and lifetime performance between nurse sows and non-nurse sows at different parities in Spanish pig herds**

Y. Yatabe1, C. Piñeiro2 and Y. Koketsu1

1School of Agriculture, Meiji University, Kanagawa, Japan; 2PigCHAMP Pro Europa S.L., Segovia, Spain

 

P 315

Effect of dietary fish oil supplementation on ketotic dairy cows’ reproductive performance

O. Yilmaz1 and C. Uyarlar2

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, and 2Department of Animal Nutrition and Nutritional Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyonkarahisar, Turkey

 

P 316

Conception rate in lactating and dry sheep after melatonin treatment, estrus synchronization and artificial insemination during non-breeding season

S. Yotov

Department of Obstetrics, Reproduction and Reproductive Disorders, FVM, Trakia University, Stara Zagora, Bulgaria

 

P 317

Intrauterine growth retardation in pigs as important problem in livestock production

R. Zabielski1, K. Ferenc2, T. Skrzypek3, P. Matyba2, M. Wielgosz2 and Z. Gajewski2

1Department of Large Animal Diseases with Clinic, Veterinary Reaserch Center, Center for Biomedical Research, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; 3Interdisciplinary Research Center, The John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin, Lublin, Poland

 

P 318

Effectiveness of follicular cycts puncture in dairy cattle compares to hormonal treatment alone: preliminary results

K. Zalewski and Z. Gajewski

Department of Large Animal Diseases with Clinic, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Research Center and Center for Biomedical Research, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

 

P 319

Photostimulated males are not able to induce an adequate sexual response in 7 or 10 months old female goat kids exposed to male effect, if they have low body weight

L.Á. Zarazaga, L. Gallego-Calvo1, H. Hernández2, J.L. Guzmán1 and J. Delgadillo2

1University of Huelva, Palos de la Frontera (Huelva), Spain; 2Centro de Investigación en Reproducción Caprina, Antonio Narro Agrarian Autonomous University, Torreón, Coahuila, Mexico

 

P 320

Research of cows' reproductive ability with the feeding micronized pumpkin oil meal during the transit period

K. Zenkov, A. Kuznetsov, K. Plemyashov, I. Ivanova, K. Rozhkov and E. Meboniya

Saint-Petersburg State Academy of Veterinary Medicine, St- Petersburg, Russia

 

P 321

Prospecting for new markers of physiological and pathological ovarian follicles development in the pig

A. Ziecik, E. Przygrodzka, J. Klos, M. Romaniewicz and M.M. Kaczmarek

Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research PAS, Olsztyn, Poland

 

P 322

Induction of sexual activity in anestrus goats using a single or differed dose of eCG

S. Zúñiga1, J. Otal2, C.A. Meza3, L.R. Gaytán1, G. Arellano1, M.Á. De Santiago1 and F.G. Véliz1

1Antonio Narro Agrarian Autonomous University (UAAAN), Coahuila, Mexico; 2University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain; 3Unidad Regional Universitaria de Zonas Áridas (AUCh-URUZA), Chapingo Autonomous University, Durango, Mexico