Evaluation of fish sperm quality

Type Article
Date 2010-10
Language English
Author(s) Fauvel Christian1, Suquet Marc2, Cosson J.3
Affiliation(s) 1 : IFREMER, Stn Expt Aquaculture, F-34250 Palavas Les Flots, France.
2 : IFREMER, Stn Expt Argenton, Argenton, France.
3 : Univ Paris 06, CNRS, UMR 7009, Stn Marine, Villefranche Sur Mer, France.
Meeting 2nd International Workshop on the biology of fish gametes, Valencia, SPAIN, SEP 09-11, 2009
Source Journal Of Applied Ichthyology (0175-8659) (Wiley-blackwell Publishing, Inc), 2010-10 , Vol. 26 , N. 5 , P. 636-643
DOI 10.1111/j.1439-0426.2010.01529.x
WOS© Times Cited 111
Abstract P>The development of cheaper technical tools and the availability of well established assay kits provide today the spermatologists with several devices for objective and quantifying assessment of sperm quality. The present paper reviews modern methods on sperm concentration assessment, morphometry, motility processes through flagellum studies, motility objective assessment by computer assisted sperm analysis (CASA), sperm integrity and energetic state measurements.
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