The Effects of Follicular Fluid and Platelet-Activating Factor on Motion Characteristics of

Briton-Jones, Christine; Sum Yee Yeung, Queenie; Ching Ching Tjer, Grace; Tak Yu Chiu, Tony; Lai Ping Cheung; So Fan Yim; Hung Lok, Ingrid; Haines, Christopher
March 2001
Journal of Assisted Reproduction & Genetics;Mar2001, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p165
Academic Journal
Reports the influence of follicular fluid and platelet-activating factors on sperm motion properties of cryopreserved and normospermic samples. Assessment of sperm motion properties; Evaluation of several oligospermic samples; Increase in the overall motility following incubation in follicular fluid.


Related Articles

  • Protective role of glutathione in buck semen cryopreservation. Noei Razliqi, R.; Zhandi, M.; Shakeri, M.; Towhidi, A.; Sharafi, M.; Emamverdi, M.; Khodaei Motlagh, M. // Iranian Journal of Veterinary Research;2015, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p298 

    The aim of this study was to determine the effect of low levels of glutathione on post-thawed buck sperm quality. In this experiment, different concentrations of glutathione [0 (LG-0), 0.5 (LG-0.5), 1 (LG-1), 1.5 (LG-1.5), and 2 (LG-2) mM] were added in a soybean lecithin-based extender. A total...

  • The Effect of Different Concentrations of Glycerol and DMSO on Viability of Markhoz Goat Spermatozoa During Different Freezing Temperatures Steps. Farshad, A.; Khalili, B.; Fazeli, P. // Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences;2009, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p239 

    The present study was conducted to determine the following; (1) the influence of different concentrations of glycerol (1, 3, 5 or 7%, v/v) in experiment 1 and DMSO (1, 1.25, 1.5 or 1.75% v/v) in experiment 2 added either at 37 or 5°C and (2) the comparing of best concentration of glycerol...

  • EFFECTS OF FREEZING ON SPERM VELOCITY IN FOUR DIFFERENT AGE GROUPS OF JERMASIA BUCK. Hashida, N. H.; Nor Ashikin, M. N. K.; Khaironizam, M. Z.; Abdullah, R. B. // Indian Journal of Animal Research;Mar2013, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p54 

    The present study was undertaken to investigate the effects of freezing on sperm velocity in four different age groups (young: <1 year; mature: e≦1.0-2.5 years; old: e≦2.5-4.5 years and very old: e<4.5 years) of Jermasia buck. Tris Citric Acid Egg Yolk Extender (TCAYE) was added to...

  • L-carnitine Supplemented Extender Improves Cryopreserved-thawed Cat Epididymal Sperm Motility. Manee-in, S.; Parmornsupornvichit, S.; Kraiprayoon, S.; Tharasanit, T.; Chanapiwat, P.; Kaeoket, K. // Asian-Australasian Journal of Animal Sciences;Jun2014, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p791 

    Cryopreservation of epididymal sperm is an effective technique to preserve genetic materials of domestic cats and wild felids when they unexpectedly die. However, this technique inevitably causes detrimental changes of cryopreserved-thawed spermatozoa, for example, by physical damage and...

  • Vitrification of Small Volume of Normal Human Sperms: Use of Open Pulled Straw Carrier. Saki, Ghasem; Rahim, Fakher; Zergani, Majied Jasemi // Journal of Medical Sciences;2009, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p30 

    The objective of this study was to evaluate whether cryopreservation of small volume of sample (sperm+cryoprotectant) was feasible using open pulled straw and also compared the outcomes of open pulled straw and conventional straw as carrier for normal human sperm cryoprescrvation. Semen samples...

  • Comparative study on density gradients and swim-up preparation techniques utilizing neat and cryopreserved spermatozoa. Allamaneni, Shyam S. R.; Agarwal, Ashok; Rama, Sreedhar; Ranganathan, Pavithra; Sharma, Rakesh K. // Asian Journal of Andrology;Mar2005, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p86 

    To 1) compare post-wash and post-thaw parameters of sperm processed with PureSperm density gradient technique and swim-up method; and 2) test the efficacy of two commonly available density gradient media PureSperm and ISolate.This prospective study used semen specimens from 22 patients....

  • Effect of relaxin on motility, acrosome reaction and viability of cryopreserved boar spermatozoa. Miah, Abdul Gaffar; Hossain, M. D. Sharoare; Tareq, K. M. A.; Salma, Ummay; Hammano, Ko-Ichi; Kohsaka, Tetsuya; Tsujii, Hirotada // Reproductive Medicine & Biology;Sep2006, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p215 

    Background and Aims: Relaxin has an important role in stimulating motility and the acrosome reaction (AR) of fresh boar spermatozoa. The objective of the present study was to determine whether relaxin can improve the motility, AR and viability of cryopreserved boar spermatozoa. Methods: ...

  • Pentoxifylline Improves Motility in Frozen-Thawed Testicular Spermatozoa.  // Fertility Weekly;4/17/2006, p10 

    The article discusses research about the role of pentoxifylline in facilitating the search for viable sperm by stimulating sperm motility in frozen-thawed spermatozoa. It references a study by Jean-Francois Griveau and colleagues published in the 2006 issue of the "Reproductive BioMedicine...

  • Impact on Hyperactivated Motility of Cryopreserved Mouse Sperm from Pretreatment with Thimerosal. Yan-Ping Wang; Guang-Bin Zhou; Yan Zeng; Jun-Jie Li; Qing-Jing Zhang; Yun-Peng Hou; Shi-En Zhu // Asian Journal of Animal & Veterinary Advances;Nov2011, Vol. 6 Issue 11, p1052 

    Hyperactivated motility of sperm cell is essentials to successful fertilization. This study was performed to observe the effect of Thimerosal treatment of cryopreserved mouse sperm on their hyperactivated motility and subsequent development to two-cell embryos after in vitro fertilization....


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics