Semen banking: consideration on viral contamination in the era of new emerging viral infection

Wiwanitkit, Viroj
April 2011
Iranian Journal of Reproductive Medicine;Spring2011, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p145
Academic Journal
The article discusses viral contamination in semen banking. It mentions concerns of contamination in the collection of semen which makes a good donor screening significant in semen banks. It notes that the said transmission of virus is a common problem in animal semen banking wherein its safety and transmittance is analyzed and clarified. It also points out the possible contamination of West Nile virus and SARS in semen.


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