C C Love

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Affiliation: Texas A and M University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effect of daily semen centrifugation and resuspension on the longevity of equine sperm quality following cooled storage
    C C Love
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas 77843 4475, USA
    Theriogenology 77:1911-7. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Relationship between sperm motility, morphology and the fertility of stallions
    C C Love
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas, USA
    Theriogenology 76:547-57. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Relationship between stallion sperm motility and viability as detected by two fluorescence staining techniques using flow cytometry
    C C Love
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Texas A and M University, College of Veterinary Medicine, College Station, TX 77843 4475, USA
    Theriogenology 60:1127-38. 2003
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of methods for assessing integrity of equine sperm membranes
    M L Foster
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX, USA
    Theriogenology 76:334-41. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Production of horse foals via direct injection of roscovitine-treated donor cells and activation by injection of sperm extract
    K Hinrichs
    Department of Veterinary Physiology and Pharmacology, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, 77843 4466, USA
    Reproduction 131:1063-72. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Blastocyst formation rates in vivo and in vitro of in vitro-matured equine oocytes fertilized by intracytoplasmic sperm injection
    Y H Choi
    Department of Veterinary Physiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas 77843, USA
    Biol Reprod 70:1231-8. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of surgical technique for unilateral orchiectomy on subsequent testicular function in Miniature Horse stallions
    J D McCormick
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, Texas, USA
    Equine Vet J Suppl 44:100-4. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint The addition of ticarcillin-clavulanic acid to INRA 96 extender for stallion semen cooling
    C J Dean
    Department of Animal and Food Sciences, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Texas Tech University, Texas, USA
    Equine Vet J Suppl 44:95-9. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Equine blastocyst development after intracytoplasmic injection of sperm subjected to two freeze-thaw cycles
    Y H Choi
    Department of Veterinary Physiology and Pharmacology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4466, USA
    Theriogenology 65:808-19. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Cholesterol-to-phospholipid ratio in whole sperm and seminal plasma from fertile stallions and stallions with unexplained subfertility
    S P Brinsko
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, United States
    Anim Reprod Sci 99:65-71. 2007

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  1. doi request reprint Effect of daily semen centrifugation and resuspension on the longevity of equine sperm quality following cooled storage
    C C Love
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas 77843 4475, USA
    Theriogenology 77:1911-7. 2012
    ..05) to Groups SP10NC and SP10C after 96 h of storage. Daily centrifugation and resuspension of cool-stored equine semen in fresh extender may be a method to increase sperm longevity...
  2. doi request reprint Relationship between sperm motility, morphology and the fertility of stallions
    C C Love
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas, USA
    Theriogenology 76:547-57. 2011
    ..37, P < 0.05; PC, r = 0.59, P < 0.05; and FCP, r = 0.64, P < 0.05), and percent morphologically normal sperm (PC, r = 0.42, P < 0.05; and FCP, r = 0.39, P < 0.05)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Relationship between stallion sperm motility and viability as detected by two fluorescence staining techniques using flow cytometry
    C C Love
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Texas A and M University, College of Veterinary Medicine, College Station, TX 77843 4475, USA
    Theriogenology 60:1127-38. 2003
    ..0001) affected percent total sperm motility and percent viable sperm for both staining protocols. Actual percent viable sperm for each time and treatment did not differ from expected values...
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of methods for assessing integrity of equine sperm membranes
    M L Foster
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX, USA
    Theriogenology 76:334-41. 2011
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  5. ncbi request reprint Production of horse foals via direct injection of roscovitine-treated donor cells and activation by injection of sperm extract
    K Hinrichs
    Department of Veterinary Physiology and Pharmacology, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, 77843 4466, USA
    Reproduction 131:1063-72. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Blastocyst formation rates in vivo and in vitro of in vitro-matured equine oocytes fertilized by intracytoplasmic sperm injection
    Y H Choi
    Department of Veterinary Physiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas 77843, USA
    Biol Reprod 70:1231-8. 2004
    ..While we identified an in vitro culture system that provided repeatable blastocyst development without coculture, this yielded only half the rate of development achieved in vivo...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of surgical technique for unilateral orchiectomy on subsequent testicular function in Miniature Horse stallions
    J D McCormick
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, Texas, USA
    Equine Vet J Suppl 44:100-4. 2012
    ..The effects of 2 surgical methods (first intention [FI] vs. second intention [SI] incision healing) for unilateral orchiectomy on resulting semen quality and scrotal temperature were evaluated...
  8. ncbi request reprint The addition of ticarcillin-clavulanic acid to INRA 96 extender for stallion semen cooling
    C J Dean
    Department of Animal and Food Sciences, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Texas Tech University, Texas, USA
    Equine Vet J Suppl 44:95-9. 2012
    ..Therefore, addition of ticarcillin-clavulanic acid to this extender is a widespread procedure in the equine breeding industry in the United States. However, such practice has not been critically evaluated...
  9. ncbi request reprint Equine blastocyst development after intracytoplasmic injection of sperm subjected to two freeze-thaw cycles
    Y H Choi
    Department of Veterinary Physiology and Pharmacology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4466, USA
    Theriogenology 65:808-19. 2006
    ..Non-motile spermatozoa from reprocessed semen may also achieve embryo development after ICSI. To our knowledge, this is the first report evaluating the ability of refrozen spermatozoa to produce embryos by ICSI in any species...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cholesterol-to-phospholipid ratio in whole sperm and seminal plasma from fertile stallions and stallions with unexplained subfertility
    S P Brinsko
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, United States
    Anim Reprod Sci 99:65-71. 2007
    ..However, the molar ratio of cholesterol-to-phospholipid was 2.5 times greater in the seminal plasma (P = 0.09) and 1.9 times greater (P = 0.009) in whole sperm of subfertile stallions compared to fertile stallions...
  11. ncbi request reprint Activation of cumulus-free equine oocytes: effect of maturation medium, calcium ionophore concentration and duration of cycloheximide exposure
    Y H Choi
    Department of Veterinary Physiology and Pharmacology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843-4466, USA
    Reproduction 122:177-83. 2001
    ..The highest rate of activation (82%) was observed in oocytes matured in TCM-199, treated with 50 micromol calcium ionophore l(-1) and cultured with cycloheximide for 24 h...
  12. doi request reprint Pregnancy rates in mares inseminated with 0.5 or 1 million sperm using hysteroscopic or transrectally guided deep-horn insemination techniques
    S S Hayden
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas, USA
    Theriogenology 78:914-20. 2012
    ..Combined pregnancy rates for the two treatments were 13/28 (46%) for HYS and 15/28 (54%) for TRG (P > 0.10). Pregnancy rates using a subthreshold number of sperm were not significantly affected by a deep-horn insemination technique...
  13. doi request reprint Agreement between measures of total motility and membrane integrity in stallion sperm
    M L Foster
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX, USA
    Theriogenology 75:1499-505. 2011
    ..8 and 15.1%, respectively) and 48 h (23.0 and 23.8%, respectively) of cooled storage as motility declined more rapidly than SMI. We concluded that TMOT and SMI measured separate aspects of sperm quality...
  14. ncbi request reprint Relationship of seminal plasma level and extender type to sperm motility and DNA integrity
    C C Love
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Texas A and M University College of Veterinary Medicine, Collage Station, TX 77843 4475, USA
    Theriogenology 63:1584-91. 2005
    ..Overall, better quality sperm features (motility and DNA) were maintained in sperm from which seminal plasma was removed followed by resuspension in either Kenney extender or modified Kenney Tyrodes-type extender...
  15. ncbi request reprint Advances in cooled semen technologies: seminal plasma and semen extender
    S L Rigby
    Department of Large Animal Medicine and Surgery, College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843-4475, USA
    Anim Reprod Sci 68:171-80. 2001
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  16. ncbi request reprint Ejaculate and type of freezing extender affect rates of fertilization of horse oocytes in vitro
    L M Roasa
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Theriogenology 68:560-6. 2007
    ..These factors may help to explain the great variability in fertilization rates reported with equine IVF, both among and within laboratories...
  17. ncbi request reprint In vitro fertilization of in vitro-matured equine oocytes: effect of maturation medium, duration of maturation, and sperm calcium ionophore treatment, and comparison with rates of fertilization in vivo after oviductal transfer
    K Hinrichs
    Department of Veterinary Physiology and Pharmacology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4466, USA
    Biol Reprod 67:256-62. 2002
    ..Further work is needed to determine the optimum environment for sperm capacitation and IVF in the horse...
  18. doi request reprint Effect of cryopreservation protocol on postthaw characteristics of stallion sperm
    J L Salazar
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas, USA
    Theriogenology 76:409-18. 2011
    ..05). In conclusion, a slow prefreeze cooling rate was superior to a fast prefreeze cooling rate, regardless of freezing extender used, and INRA 96 served as a satisfactory postthaw diluent prior to semen analysis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effects of dead spermatozoa on motion characteristics and membrane integrity of live spermatozoa in fresh and cooled-stored equine semen
    S P Brinsko
    Department of Large Animal Medicine and Surgery, College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4475, USA
    Theriogenology 59:735-42. 2003
    ..8; P<0.001) with MOT and PMOT in both fresh and cooled-stored semen samples. Results of this study have application to the processing of both cooled and frozen equine semen...
  20. ncbi request reprint Chromatin configuration within the germinal vesicle of horse oocytes: changes post mortem and relationship to meiotic and developmental competence
    K Hinrichs
    Department of Veterinary, College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A and M University, Texas 77843 4466, USA
    Biol Reprod 72:1142-50. 2005
    ..Time of oocyte recovery and duration of maturation significantly affect the rate of blastocyst development. Oocytes with Cp and Ex cumuli have similar developmental competence to the blastocyst stage...
  21. doi request reprint Factors impacting equine sperm recovery rate and quality following cushioned centrifugation
    J A Waite
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4475, USA
    Theriogenology 70:704-14. 2008
    ..An optically opaque extender, commonly used in the equine breeding industry, can be used to achieve this goal...
  22. doi request reprint Influence of day of postpartum breeding on pregnancy rate, pregnancy loss rate, and foaling rate in Thoroughbred mares
    T L Blanchard
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas, USA
    Theriogenology 77:1290-6. 2012
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Effect of centrifugal fractionation protocols on quality and recovery rate of equine sperm
    A J Edmond
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas, USA
    Theriogenology 77:959-66. 2012
    ..Sperm recovery rate was not affected (P > 0.05) by column height of gradient. Increasing sperm number subjected to gradient centrifugation decreased (P < 0.05) sperm recovery rate when 15-ml tubes were used...
  24. ncbi request reprint Production of nuclear transfer horse embryos by Piezo-driven injection of somatic cell nuclei and activation with stallion sperm cytosolic extract
    Y H Choi
    Department of Veterinary Physiology and Pharmacology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Biol Reprod 67:561-7. 2002
    ..that direct nuclear injection using the Piezo drill is an efficient method for nuclear transfer in horse and cattle oocytes and that sperm extract can efficiently activate horse oocytes both parthenogenetically and after nuclear transfer..
  25. doi request reprint The impact of cushioned centrifugation protocols on semen quality of stallions
    S B Bliss
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas, USA
    Theriogenology 77:1232-9. 2012
    ..Additionally, storage of centrifuged sperm at a concentration of 250 × 10(6)/mL with 20% seminal plasma (v/v) did not have a detrimental effect on percentages of motile or progressively motile sperm, or sperm DNA quality...
  26. doi request reprint Production of live foals via intracytoplasmic injection of lyophilized sperm and sperm extract in the horse
    Y H Choi
    Department of Veterinary Physiology and Pharmacology, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas 77843 4466, USA
    Reproduction 142:529-38. 2011
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report on production of live offspring by fertilization with lyophilized sperm in a non-laboratory animal species...
  27. doi request reprint Thermoregulation of the testicle in response to exercise and subsequent effects on semen characteristics of stallions
    J D Mawyer
    Department of Animal Science, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    J Anim Sci 90:2532-9. 2012
    ..0001). Although moderate exercise for a short duration in extreme heat and humidity did significantly increase core body temperatures in stallions, scrotal temperatures did not significantly increase, and sperm parameters were unaffected...
  28. ncbi request reprint Cholesterol to phospholipid ratio in sperm of stallions with unexplained subfertility
    S P Brinsko
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Anim Reprod Sci 89:217-9. 2005
  29. ncbi request reprint Prepackaging of equine semen in goblets prior to cryopreservation
    C C Love
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4475, USA
    Anim Reprod Sci 89:248-50. 2005
  30. ncbi request reprint Effect of holding at room temperature on initial chromatin configuration and in vitro maturation rate of equine oocytes
    C C Love
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A and M University, College Station 77843, USA
    Theriogenology 57:1973-9. 2002
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  31. doi request reprint Effect of surgical technique for unilateral orchiectomy on subsequent testicular function in Miniature Horse stallions
    J D McCormick
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, Texas, USA
    Equine Vet J 44:100-4. 2012
    ..The effects of 2 surgical methods (first intention [FI] vs. second intention [SI] incision healing) for unilateral orchiectomy on resulting semen quality and scrotal temperature were evaluated...
  32. doi request reprint The addition of ticarcillin-clavulanic acid to INRA 96 extender for stallion semen cooling
    C J Dean
    Department of Animal and Food Sciences, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Texas Tech University, Texas, USA
    Equine Vet J 44:95-9. 2012
    ..Therefore, addition of ticarcillin-clavulanic acid to this extender is a widespread procedure in the equine breeding industry in the United States. However, such practice has not been critically evaluated...
  33. ncbi request reprint Developmental competence in vivo and in vitro of in vitro-matured equine oocytes fertilized by intracytoplasmic sperm injection with fresh or frozen-thawed spermatozoa
    Y H Choi
    Departments of Veterinary Physiology and Pharmacology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4466, USA
    Reproduction 123:455-65. 2002
    ..2 medium results in a similar cleavage rate but reduced number of cells compared with in vivo culture within the oviduct. Bovine oocytes may be useful as models for assessing sperm function in horses...