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- Myromslien, Frøydis D.; Tremoen, Nina H.; Andersen‐Ranberg, Ina; Fransplass, Ragnhild; Stenseth, Else‐Berit; Zeremichael, Teklu T.; van Son, Maren; Grindflek, Eli; Gaustad, Ann Helen
- Reproduction in domestic animals 2019 v.54 no.2 pp. 160-166
- piglets, etc ; DNA; DNA fragmentation; Duroc; boars; chromatin; herds; landraces; liquids; litter size; prediction; semen; sows; spermatozoa; Show all 14 Subjects
- ... The sperm chromatin structure assay is a method for assessment of sperm DNA fragmentation, a parameter reported to be negatively related to field fertility in several mammal species. This method calculates a DNA fragmentation index (DFI) whose high values indicate abnormal chromatin structure. In this study, running from March 2010 until June 2017, the aim was to assess sperm DFI in stored liquid ...