sperm analysis

sperm analysis

See Semen analysis.
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Assessment of sperm parameters: Sperm analysis was performed according to the WHO guideline (WHO, 2010).
Christ SA, Toth GP, McCarthy HW, Torsella JA, Smith MK (1996) Monthly variation in sperm motility in common carp assessed using computer-assisted sperm analysis (CASA).
Computer-assisted sperm analysis indicated that in utero BaP exposure significantly decreased all of the measured motility parameters (Table 1, Figure 2C).
Computer-assisted sperm analysis (CASA) as a tool for monitoring sperm quality in fish.
9,10] The analysis was done using the WLJY-9000 TYPE WEILI Color Sperm Analysis by medical electronic system and a standard Neubauer counting chamber.
Predictive value of sperm motility characteristics assessed by computer-assisted sperm analysis in intrauterine insemination with superovulation in couples with unexplained infertility.
Several approaches are available for assessing the reproductive status of male psittacine birds, predominantly sperm analysis (2-11) or endoscopic evaluation of testicular morphology.
10) who used a different filter system and a fluorescence microscope demonstrated that sperm analysis using AO staining can be performed with only a fluorescent microscope in a physician's office.
Sperm motility was assessed by computer-assisted sperm analysis (CASA system, CEROS model; Hamilton Thorne, Inc.
We investigated the effects of individual GAG treatments on i) bovine sperm motility using a Sperm Analysis Imaging System; ii) sperm capacitation or acrosome reactions using the chlorotetracycline (CTC) assay; iii) pronuclear formation rate post-IVF using Hoechst staining; iv) in vitro embryo development rate using microscopic examination; v) embryo cell numbers using differential staining; and vi) relative embryonic gene expression of candidate genes using real-time PCR.
However, this report was based on forty- five (45) subjects on whom both sperm analysis and hormone assays were conducted, as part of their investigations for infertility.