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SODIUM CITRATE AND GLUCOSE USED AS BUFFERS IN ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION IN KARAKUL

Ernesto Santisteban M.1 y M. Angélica Morales1
 

The fertility between ewes inseminated with undiluted semen and diluted semen was compared in Karakul ewes. The diluent used for dilution of semen consist of sodiumcitrate dihydrate (2.9%) and glucose (0.18%) in distilled water. The difference in fertility, measured as non return of estrous, was not signifieant.

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1Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria, Universidad de Chile.