Browse by Subject "equine"
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(2014-01-16)Study 1: A retrospective analysis of the effects of hCG and deslorelin on the reproductive efficiency on two commercial horse farms. Reproductive data from two central Illinois horse farms was analyzed to compare the ...
Effects of sodium hyaluronate and triamcinolone acetonide on proteoglycan metabolism in equine articular chondrocytes treated with interleukin-1 (2010-06-22)The objective of this study is to determine if the effects of a high molecular weight sodium hyaluronate (HA) alone or in combination with triamcinolone acetate (TA) can mitigate chondrocyte proteoglycan catabolism caused ...
(2012-09-18)Diagnostic assays of reproductive hormones are usually performed by veterinarians on mares after inconclusive findings from trans-rectal palpation or ultrasound genital examination, or on intractable mares. Of the reproductive ...
An exploration of the background characteristics and interests of University of Illinois Department of Animal Sciences freshman (2012-09-18)Understanding student interests and demographics is an issue that both departments in universities and recruiters must constantly consider. This study sought to explore the demographics, animal interests, and future career ...
In vitro mechanical evaluation of equine laryngeal tie-forward constructs performed with different suture materials and placement patterns (2014-09-16)Surgical rostral advancement of the larynx, also known as the laryngeal tie-forward (LTF) procedure, is the treatment of choice for dorsal displacement of the soft palate (DDSP) in horses. The LTF procedure can be performed ...
The Use of Ceftiofur Sodium in the Extension and Cooled Storage of Equine Semen: Its Effects on Motion Characteristics, pH, Osmolality, and Bacterial Growth (2011-01-14)During semen collection in the stallion, contamination of the ejaculate occurs secondarily to the normal microflora present on the external genitalia. These bacteria and their metabolites can negatively affect spermatozoal ...