Theresa Gorecki 2-12-08 ANS 069 Question #1
In this report, I will be discussing the importance of capacitation, the acrosome reaction, and the cortical reaction.
Capacitation is the process in which the plasma membrane around spermatozoa is dissol
Theresa Gorecki 1-14-08 ANS069 #1 I had not previously known that bovine were not seasonal breeders, I find this to be quite interesting because I knew that they had a "breeding season". Even more interesting was that beef cattle are managed to be se
Theresa Gorecki 2-5-08 ANS 069 Question #2 During the week of January 28th, the differences in Hormones during estrus became a bit clearer to me. Although I got the point that in order for one hormone to kick in, another needed to fade away, the grap
Theresa Gorecki ANS 069 1-29-08 Question #1
While in the lab downstairs on January 22, 2008, Just being able to see the reproductive tract of each different species made a world of difference. Previous to this experience, I had got the concept of th
Theresa Gorecki ANS069 1-22-08 Question #3 Although my area of interest is in horses, I am also interested in learning more about pigs. I find it very interesting that pigs, since they are litter bearers are able to move a fetus from one uterine body
Theresa Gorecki ANS 069 3-18-08 Question # 3 Since Cattle have such a short time that they are in estrus in comparison to horses, it makes a lot of sense to make sure that breeding stock's ovulations are synchronized. In using synchronization techniq
Theresa Gorecki ANS 069 3-11-08 Question # 2 I learned that humans have the ability to control parturition in most livestock species. This is done through the use of various hormones depending on the species. For example, ewes would be given dexameth
Theresa Gorecki ANS069 2-26-08 Question #4 Although it is known that approximately 80% of mares develop a secondary or accessory Corpus Luteum, it is not known why this is 100%, nor is it known what advantages are held with this additional component.
Theresa Gorecki ANS 069 2-19-08 Question #3
In this report, I will be discussing the AM- PM rule as it applies to Cows. Since my main area of interest is in horses, I am used to having days to get a mare inseminated, rather than a matter of hours, w
ANS 069 Exam 2: Results
Number >85%: Number <85%: Comments:
1. As you write reports and study:
You must master all of the details.
You must make a story that makes biological sense. 2. If the question