The influence of trehalose, taurine, cysteamine and hyaluronan on ram semen - Microscopic and oxidative stress parameters after freeze-thawing process

Bucak M. N. , Atessahin A., Varish O., Yuce A., Tekin N., Akcay A.

THERIOGENOLOGY, vol.67, no.5, pp.1060-1067, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 67 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.theriogenology.2006.12.004
  • Title of Journal : THERIOGENOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1060-1067


There is a lack of information regarding lipid peroxidation and antioxidant capacity in cryopreserved ram semen, and cryopreservation is associated with the production of reactive oxygen species (ROS) which lead to lipid peroxidation (LPO) of sperm membranes, resulting in a loss of motility, viability and fertility of sperm.