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This book reviews the history of Equine Embryo Transfer, covering in clinically practical terms the techniques, equipment and management protocols currently in use. Embryo transfer has become a big business, especially for breeding racing stock (horses and camels), and is therefore a very important aspect of equine practice.
250 p.


Chapter 1  Introduction Chapter 13  Transfer of Equine Embryos
Chapter 2  History of Equine Embryo Transfer Chapter 14  Pregnancy Examination after Transfer
Chapter 3  Reproductive Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 15  Pregnancy Rates after Transfer
Chapter 4  Management of the Donor Mare Chapter 16  Factors Affecting Pregnancy Rates
Chapter 5  Superovulation Chapter 17  Disease Transmission
Chapter 6  Embryo Collection Chapter 18  International Transfer of Embryos

Chapter 7  Factors Affecting Embryo Recovery

Chapter 8  Embryo Handling

Chapter 9  Evaluation of Embryos

Chapter 10  Cooled-Transported Embryos

Chapter 11  Cryopreservation of Equine Embryos

Chapter 12  Management of Recipients

Chapter 19  Related Embryo Technologies

Chapter 20  Future Directions of Equine Embryo Transfer

Appendix 1  Embryo Transfer Supplies & Equipment

Appendix 2  Formulary for Equine Embryo Transfer


Authors expertises affiliations

  • Patrick M. McCue, DVM, PhD, DACT, Professor. Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO (USA). Clinical Sciences, Equine Reproduction Laboratory.
  • Edward L. Squires, MS, PhD ACT (hon), Editor-in-Chief Journal of Equine Veterinary Science. University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY (USA), Gluck Equine Research Center.

  • Publisher: Teton NewMedia
  • Publication date (print): 2015-02
  • ISBN (print): 978-1-59161-047-2

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