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Studies Relating to Ovum Transplantation in the Domestic Goat (Capra hircus)

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Title: Studies Relating to Ovum Transplantation in the Domestic Goat (Capra hircus)
Author: Portway, Bruce
Abstract: In this thesis work has been planned to observe and record all possible details concerning physical factors concerned with the breeding season and oestrous cycles of goats in Southern Ontario. In addition, experiments have been carried out to give details of superovulation procedures, details of ova and techniques of transplantation. Published Information concerning reproduction In the domestic goat (Capra hircus l,. ) in Ontario is non-existent. This has necessitated initial observations of physical factors as a pre-requisite for hormonal studies and transplantation of ova. In view of the foregoing, the following studies were carried out to increase the data for the domestic goat specifically, and as a contribution to the general Information on superovulation and ovum transplantation in domestic animals.
Description: A thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the degree of Master of Veterinary Science to the School of Graduate Studies, University of Toronto. 1959
Date: 1959
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