Protocols in Semen Biology (Comparing Assays)

Editors: Srivastava, N, Pande, Megha (Eds.)

  • Elaborates the procedures for semen evaluation in an easy to understand, step by step fashion
  • Compares basic as well as advanced protocols to help researchers decide on assays most suited for a particular research aim
  • Describes protocols effectively using illustrations, precautions (points to ponder) and troubleshooting
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About this book

This book on protocols in semen biology is a compilation of 20 chapters written by 15 experts from 5 Indian Council of Agricultural Research institutions, focusing on the basics of various procedures in semen biology with applications in animal and other allied sciences

The information is presented in simple language with illustrative figures and colour microphotographs, making it understandable for readers of every level. It highlights recent findings, the comparative analysis of assays, protocols, points to ponder, background information and major references, and also compares various assays for evaluating a seminal parameters.        

The book provides a comprehensive resource for beginners, as well as academics, investigators and scientists of animal semen biology and relevant fields. Further, it offers valuable teaching material.

About the authors

Dr. N Srivastava is a Senior Scientist (Agricultural Research Services) in the ICAR- Central Institute for Research on Cattle, in Meerut, India. Previously, he was working with the ICAR- Indian Veterinary Research Institute, in Izatnagar, India. His specialization is in Animal Reproduction and Gynaecology. He has over 52 research papers in high rated journals and 9 books, besides several popular articles to his credit. He is a part of a number of scientific societies, namely, Indian Science Congress, Indian Society for Study of Animal Reproduction, Indian Society for Study of Reproduction and Fertility, Research Board of Advisors of American Biographical Institute, Indian Veterinary Association, A & N Chapter, Port Blair, Indian Academy of Veterinary Nutrition and Animal Welfare etc. He has also received a number of awards including Merit Scholarships, National Eligibility Test and three Gold Medals in the field of Animal Reproduction.

Dr. Megha Pande, is scientist (Agricultural Research Services) of repute working in the Animal Physiology and Embryo Transfer Laboratory, ICAR-Central Institute for Research on Cattle, in Meerut, India. Her specialization is in Animal Reproduction and Gynaecology. She has published over 23 research papers in high rated journals and 2 training manuals, besides several popular articles to her credit. She is an active member of a number of scientific societies in her field, namely, Indian Society for Study of Reproduction and Fertility, Indian Science Congress, Indian Society for Study of Animal Reproduction etc. She has also received a number of awards in her academic field including Gold (Graduation) and Silver (Post-Graduation) medal, besides qualifying National Eligibility Test and Senior Research Fellow.

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  • Semen Analysis: An Overview

    Srivastava, N. (et al.)

    Pages 1-6

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  • Selection of Spermatozoa

    Srivastava, N. (et al.)

    Pages 7-17

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  • Handling and Applications of Optical Devices

    Singh, Praveen

    Pages 19-25

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  • Basic Semen Assays

    Pande, Megha (et al.)

    Pages 27-42

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  • Estimates of Sperm Motility

    Srivastava, N. (et al.)

    Pages 43-55

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eBook 107,09 €
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  • ISBN 978-981-10-5200-2
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Hardcover 140,39 €
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  • ISBN 978-981-10-5199-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Protocols in Semen Biology (Comparing Assays)
Editors
  • N Srivastava
  • Megha Pande
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-10-5200-2
DOI
10.1007/978-981-10-5200-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-10-5199-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 288
Number of Illustrations and Tables
12 b/w illustrations, 51 illustrations in colour
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