CRU workshop on sperm quality

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Welcome to the CRU Workshop: Can we identify super sires by sperm quality evaluation?

21th of September 2017

Place: Room Ratatosk in VCH, Ulls väg 26, Ulltuna


13:30             Magnus Andersson, University of Helsinki, Finland

The gonadal hypoplasia of the Swedish mountain breed revisited 70 years after Karl Eriksson’s PhD thesis and 50 years after Ingemar Settergren’s PhD thesis.

14.00             Geert Opsomer, University of Ghent, Belgium

Heat stress and fertility in Belgian Blue and Holstein Friesian bulls

14:30             Elisabeth Kommisrud, Hedmark University College, Norway

Influence of bull age on sperm quality


15:00 coffee break


15:30             Henrik Callesen, Aarhus University, Denmark

                      Basic and practical aspects of pregnancy establishment in cattle

16:00             Ann Van Soom, University of Ghent, Belgium

Semen evaluation and sire fertility in dogs and cats: a correlation most difficult to find

16:30             General Discussion


For more information, please contact Prof. Jane Morrrell: jane.morrell@slu.se

Tid: 2017-09-21 13:30
Ort: Uppsala
Relaterade sidor:


Centre for Reproductive Biology in Uppsala, CRU
P.O. Box 7054, 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
Phone:  018-67 21 74, Fax: 018-67 35 45
E-mail: cru@slu.se

Sidansvarig: sara.persson@slu.se