• Differences in sperm functionality and intracellular metabolites in Norwegian Red bulls of contrasting fertility 

      Narud, Birgitte; Klinkenberg, Geir; Khezri, Abdolrahman; Zeremichael, Teklu Tewoldebrhan; Stenseth, Else-Berit; Nordborg, Anna; Haukaas, Tonje Husby; Morrell, Jane; Heringstad, Bjørg; Myromslien, Frøydis Deinboll; Kommisrud, Elisabeth (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      In the dairy breeding industry, prediction of bull fertility in artificial insemination (AI) is important for efficient and economically sustainable production. However, it is challenging to identify bulls with superior ...
    • Ovarian Follicular Response to Oestrous Synchronisation and Induction of Ovulation in Norwegian Red Cattle 

      Berg, Halldor Felde; Heringstad, Bjørg; Alm-Kristiansen, Anne Hege; Kvale, Vilde Granne; Dragset, Knut Ingolf; Waldmann, Andres; Ropstad, Erik; Kommisrud, Elisabeth (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Oestrous synchronisation of cattle has been widely applied to accomplish simultaneous ovulation in animals and facilitate timed artificial insemination. The main aim of this study was to investigate the ovarian follicular ...
    • Reproductive potential and quality of SpermVital semen used for artificial insemination in cattle 

      Berg, Halldor Felde (PhD thesis;2020:17, Doctoral thesis, 2020)
      Utfallet av kunstig sædoverføring (KS) avhenger av flere faktorer, blant annet sædkvalitet, metoden for sædprosessering og miljøet i kjønnsorganet hos det inseminerte hunndyret. Vellykket KS hos storfe krever også riktig ...
    • Stress resilience of spermatozoa and blood mononuclear cells without prion protein 

      Reiten, Malin Rokseth; Malachin, Giulia; Kommisrud, Elisabeth; Østby, Gunn Charlotte; Waterhouse, Karin Elisabeth; Krogenæs, Anette Kristine; Kusnierczyk, Anna; Bjørås, Magnar; Jalland, Clara Maria Osnes; Nekså, Liv Heidi; Røed, Susan Skogtvedt; Stenseth, Else-Berit; Myromslien, Frøydis Deinboll; Zeremichael, Teklu Tewoldebrhan; Bakkebø, Maren Kolltveit; Espenes, Arild; Tranulis, Michael A. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)