TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Wiwanitkit, Viroj
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Iranian Journal of Reproductive Medicine;Spring2011, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p145
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
64445402

 

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