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Akhtar, N., Chaudhry, R.A., Ahmed, W. & Kahn, B.B. 1977. Effect of thermal stress on occurrence of oestrus in dairy buffaloes. Pak. J. Agric. Sci., 14:17–22.

Arora, R.C., Batra, S.K., Pahwa, G.C. & Pandey, R.S. 1980. Milk progesterone levels to monitor reproductive status of Murrah buffalo. Theriogenology, 13:249–256.

Bachlaus, N.K., Arora,R.C., Prasad, A. & Pandey, R.S. 1980. Effect of prostaglandin F2 alpha-Tham salt and Estrumate (ICI 80996) on plasma progesterone levels in Indian water buffaloes (Bubalus bubalis). Theriogenology, 13:297–304.

Batra, S.K., Arora, R.C., Bachlaus, N.K. & Pandey, R.S. 1979. Blood and milk progesterone in pregnant and non-pregnant buffalo. J. Dairy Sci., 62:1390–1393.

Batra, S.K. & Pandey, R.S. 1983. Relative concentration of 13, 14-dihydro-15-keto-prostaglandin F-2alpha in blood and milk of buffaloes during the oestrous cycle and early pregnancy. J. Repr. Fert., 67:191–195.

Bondioli, K.R. & Hill, K.G. 1986. The effect of exposing media to syringes on the viability of bovine embryos. Theriogenology, 25:142.

Chauhan, F.S., Sharma, R.D. & Singh, G.B. 1982. Responses of different doses of prostaglandin F2 alpha on estrus induction, fertility and progesterone levels in subestrous buffaloes. Theriogenology, 17:247–253.

Dandekar, P.V. & Quigley, M.M. 1984. Laboratory setup for human in vitro fertilization. Fertil. Steril., 42:1–12.

Danell, B. 1987. Oestrous behaviour, ovarian morphology and cyclical variation in follicular system and endocrine pattern in water buffalo heifers. Swedish Univ. Agric. Sci., Uppsala. (Dissertation)

Dieleman, S.J., Bevers, M.M. & Gielen, J.M. 1987. Increase of the number of ovulations in PMSG/PG-treated cows by administration of monoclonal anti-PMSG shortly after the endogenous LH peak. Theriogenology, 27:222.

Drost, M., Anderson, G.B., Cupps, P.T., Horton, M.B., Warner, P.V. & Wright, R.W. Jr. 1975. A field study on embryo transfer in cattle. J. Amer. Vet. Med. Ass., 166:1176–1179.

*Drost, M. 1983. Reciprocal embryo transfer between water buffaloes and cattle. Proc. Annu. Meet. Soc. Theriogenology. Nashville, TN. p. 63–70.

Drost, M. 1986. Embroyo transfer in cattle. In Roberts, S.J., ed., Veterinary obstetrics and genital diseases. Distributed by David and Charles, Inc., North Pomphret, VT. p. 927–934.

*Drost, M. & Cripe, W.S. 1985. Supervulation and embryo transfer in buffaloes (Bubalus bubalis). Proc. First World Buffalo Congr., Cairo, Egypt. III: 499–505.

Drost, M., Cripe, W.S. & Richter, A.R. 1985. Oestrus detection in buffaloes (Bubalus bubalis): use of an androgenized female. Buffalo J., 1:159–161.

*Drost, M. & Elsden, R.P. 1985. Blastocyst development in the water buffalo (Bubalus bubalis). Theriogenology., 23:191.

*Drost, M., Wright, J.M. Jr., Cripe, W.S. & Richter, A.R. 1983. Embryo transfer in water buffalo (Bubalus bubalis). Theriogenology., 20:579–584.

Elsden, R.P. et al. 1978. Superovulating cows with follicle stimulating hormone and pregnant mare's serum gonadotrophin. Theriogenology., 9:17–26.

Hasler, J.F., McCauley, A.D., Lathrop, W.F. & Foote, R.H. 1987. Effect of donor-embryo-recipient interactions of pregnancy rate in a largescale bovine embryo transfer programme. Theriogenology, 27:139.

Hoppe, R.W. & Bavister, B.D. 1983/84. Evaluation of the fluorescein diacetate (FDA) vital dye viability test with hamster and bovine embryos. Anim. Reprod. Sci., 6:323-335.

Jainudeen, M.R. 1976. Induction of oestrus and ovulation in buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) using a prostaglandin F2 alpha analogue. Proc. VIII Int. Congr. Anim. Repord. Artif. Insem., Krakow. 3:470–472.

Jainudeen, M.R. 1983. The water buffalo. Pertanika, 6:133–151 (Rev. Suppl.).

Jainudeen, M.R. 1986. Reproduction in the water buffalo. In Morrow, D.A., ed., Current therapy in theriogenology. Philadelphia, W.B. Saunders. p. 443–449.

Jainudeen, M.R., Bongso, T.A., Ahmad, F.B. & Sharifuddin, W. 1982. A laparoscopic technique for in vivo observation of ovaries in the water buffalo (Bubalus bubalis). Vet. Rec., 10 July: 32–34.

Jainudeen, M.R., Sharifuddin, W. & Ahmad, F.B. 1983. Relationship of ovarian contents to plasma progesterone concentration in the swamp buffalo (Bubalus bubalis). Vet. Rec., 15 October:369–372.

Kamonpatana, M., Chantaraprateep, P. & Ngramsuriyaroj C., 1981. A herd test for non-pregnancy using plasma progesterone levels in the selection of swamp buffalo for oestrus synchronization. Br. Vet. J., 137: 173–175.

Kamonpatana, M., Ngramsuriyaroj, C., Srisakwattana, K. & Chantaraprateep, P. 1983. Milk progesterone levels in crossbred buffaloes (Swamp X Murrah) and a comparison to the original breeds. Theriogenology, 19:713–726.

Kamonpatana, M., van de Wiel, D.F.M., Koops, W., Leenznuruksa, D., Ngramsuriyaroj, C. & Usana-Korndul, S. 1979. Oestrus control and early pregnancy diagnosis in the swamp buffalo: comparison of enzymeimmunoassay and radioimmunoassay for plasma progesterone. Theriogenology, 11:399.

Kanai, Y. & Shimizu, H. 1983. Characteristics of the estrous cycle of the swamp buffalo under temperate conditions. Theriogenology, 19:593–602.

*Karaivanov, C. 1986. Comparative studies on the superovulatory effect of PMSG and FSH in water buffalo (Bubalus bubalis). Theriogenology, 26:51–61.

*Karaivanov, C., Vlahov, K., Petrov, M., Kacheva, D., Alexiev, A. & Polihronov, O. 1987. Superovulation in buffaloes with FSH. Vet. Med. Sci., 24:57–63. (In Bulgarian)

*Karaivanov, C., Vlahov, K., Petrov, M., Kacheva, D., Alexiev, A. & Polihronov, O. & Stoyanova, M. 1987. Studies on preimplantation development of buffalo embryos. Theriogenology, 28:747–754.

Kim, H.N., Rorie, R.W., Youngs, C.R., White, K.L. & Godke, R.A. 1987. The use of anti-PMSG antibodies with PMSG for superovulating beef cattle. Theriogenology, 27:243.

Kumaratillake, W.L.J.S., Pathiraja, N., Perera, B.M.A.O. & Tilakaratne, N. 1977. Synchronization of oestrus in buffaloes (Bubalus bubalis) using PGF2 alpha. Res. Vet. Sci., 22:380–1.

Lerner, S.P., Thayne, W.V., Baker, R.D., Henschen, T., Meredith, S., Inskeep, E.K., Dailey, R.A., Lewis, P.E. & Butcher, R.L. 1986. Age, dose of FSH and other factors affecting superovulation in Holstein cows. J. Anim. Sci., 63:173–183.

Lindner, G.M. & Wright, R.W. Jr. 1983. Bovine embryo morphology and evaluation. Theriogenology, 20:407–416.

Moyaert, I., Bouters, R., Schoenherr, O.T., Wilderbeek, A.T.M., Coert, A., Coryn, M. & Vanderplassche, M. 1985. The control of superovulation in the bovine with a monoclonal PMSG antibody. Theriogenology, 23:210.

Pahwa, G.S. & Pandey, R.S. 1983. Gonadal steroid hormone level in blood plasma and milk of primiparous and multiparous non-pregnant and pregnant buffaloes. Theriogenology, 19:491–506.

*Pampai, R., Trinsard, V., Kamonpatana, M., Pansin, C., Sophon, S., Jetana, T., Limsakul, A. & Austin, C.R. 1985. Recovery of swamp buffalo embryo using non-surgical technique. Proc. First World Buffalo Congr., Cairo, Egypt. III:507–509.

Pathiraja, N., Abeyratne, A.S., Perera, B.M.A.O. & Buvanendran, V. 1979. Fertility in buffaloes after oestrus synchronization with cloprostenol and fixed time inseminations. Vet. Rec., 104:279–281.

Perera, B.M.A.O., Pathiraja, N., Kumaratillake, W.L.J.S., Abeyratne, A.S. & Buvanendran, V. 1977. Synchronization of oestrus and fertility in buffaloes using a prostaglandin analogue. Vet. Rec., 101:520–521.

Pierson, R.A. & Ginther, O.J. 1988. Ultrasonic imaging of the ovaries and uterus in cattle. Theriogenology, 29:21–38.

Sanwal, P.C., Varshney, V.P., Pande, J.K., Sharma, N.C. & Rahman, M. 1980. Peripheral plasma levels of progesterone in buffalo during oestrous cycle and early pregnancy. Indian J. Anim. Sci., 50(6):480:482.

Saumande, J. & Chupin, D. 1987. The search for a reference method to test the effectiveness of anti-PMSG in superovulatory treatment in cattle. Theriogenology, 27:274.

Saumande, J., Procureur, R. & Chupin, D. 1984. Effect of injection time of anti-PMSG antiserum on ovulation rate and quality of embryos in superovulated cows. Theriogenology, 21:727–731.

Schiewe, M.C., Schmidt, P.M., Bush, M. & Wildt, D.E. 1984. Effect of absorbed/retained ethylene oxide in plastic culture dishes on embryo development in vitro. Theriogenology, 21:260.

Schilling, E., Smidt, D., Sacher, B., Petac, D. & El Kaschab, S. 1979. Diagnosis of the viability of early bovine embryos by fluorescence microscopy. Ann. Biol. Anim. Biochim. Biophys., 19(5):1625–1629.

Schneider, H.J. Jr., Castleberry, R.S. & Griffin, J.L. 1980. Commercial aspects of bovine embryo transfer. Theriogenology, 13:73–86.

*Sharifuddin, W. & Jainudeen, M.R. 1983/84. The accuracy of rectal diagnosis of corpora lutea in water buffalo (Bubalus bubalis). Anim. Reprod. Sci., 6:185–189.

Sharifuddin, W. & Jainudeen, M.R. 1984. Superovulation and non-surgical collection of ova in water buffalo (Bubalus bubalis). Proc. X Int. Congr. Anim. Reprod. Artif. Insem. Champaign, IL. p. 240–242.

Singh, G. & Singh, G.B. 1985. Early pregnancy diagnosis in the buffalo. Indian Vet. J., 62:313–315.

Singh, G., Sharma, S.S., Singh, G.B. & Sharma, R.D. 1982. Progesterone assays and rectal palpation in cycling and non-cycling buffalo-heifers. Indian J. Anim. Reprod., 2:1–5.

Singh, G., Sharma, S.S., Singh, G.B. & Sharma, R.D. 1984. Studies on palpable changes of corpus luteum during various phases of estrous cycle in buffalo heifers. Indian Vet. J., 61:660–663.

Singh, G., Singh, G.B. & Sharma, R.D. 1985. Studies on reproductive behaviour of buffaloes. Indian Vet. J., 62:346.

Takeda, T. & Haster, J.F. 1986. Effect of plastic disposable syringes on development of mouse embryos in culture. Theriogenology, 25:205.

Takeda, T., Hallowell, S.V., McCauley, A.D. & Hasler, J.F. 1986. Pregnancy rates with intact and split bovine embryos transferred surgically and non-surgically. Theriogenology, 25:204. (abstract)

* Vlahov, K., Karaivanov, Ch., Petrov M. & Kacheva, D. 1985. Studies on superovulation and the production of embryos with the water buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) in Bulgeria. Vet. Med. Sci., 23:84–88. (In Bulgarian)

* Vlahov, K., Karaivanov, C., Petrov, M., Kacheva, D., Alexiev, A., Polihronov, O. & Danev, A. 1985. Studies on superovulation and embryo transfer in water buffaloes. Proc. First World Buffalo Congr., Cairo, Egypt. III:510–512.

Wang, H., Wu, M., Xu, K., Hagele, W.C. & Mapletoft, R.J. 1987. Control of superovulation in the cow with a PMSG antiserum. Theriogenology, 27:291.

Weaver, L.D., Galland, J., Sosnik, U. & Cowen, P. 1986. Factors affecting embryo transfer success in recipient heifers under field conditions. J. Dairy Sci., 69:2711–2717.

Wright, J.M. 1981. Non-surgical embryo transfer in cattle: embryo-recipient interactions. Theriogenology, 15:43–56.

Note: References marked * deal with embryo transfer in buffaloes


1.Animal breeding: selected articles from World Animal Review, 1977 (C* E* F* S*)
2.Eradication of hog cholera and African swine fever, 1976 (E* F* S*)
3.Insecticides and application equipment for tsetse control, 1977 (E* F*)
4.New feed resources, 1977 (E/F/S*)
5.Bibliography of the criollo cattle of the Americas, 1977 (E/S*)
6.Mediterranean cattle and sheep in crossbreeding, 1977 (E* F*)
7.Environmental impact of tsetse chemical control, 1977 (E* F*)
7Rev.Environmental impact of tsetse chemical control, 1980 (E* F*)
8.Declining breeds of Mediterranean sheep, 1978 (E* F*)
9.Slaughterhouse and slaughterslab design and construction, 1978 (E* F* S*)
10.Treating straw for animal feeding, 1978 (C* E* F* S*)
11.Packaging, storage and distribution of processed milk, 1978 (E*)
12.Ruminant nutrition: selected articles from World Animal Review, 1978 (C* E* F* S*)
13.Buffalo reproduction and artificial insemination, 1979 (E**)
14.The African trypanosomiases, 1979 (E* F*)
15.Establishment of dairy training centres, 1979 (E*)
16.Open yard housing for young cattle, 1981 (E* F* S*)
17.Prolific tropical sheep, 1980 (E* F* S*)
18.Feed from animal wastes: state of knowledge, 1980 (E*)
19.East Coast fever and related tick-borne diseases, 1980 (E* S*)
20/1.Trypanotolerant livestock in West and Central Africa, 1980
Vol. 1 - General Study (E* F*)
20/2.Trypanotolerant livestock in West and Central Africa, 1980
Vol. 2 - Country Studies (E* F*)
20/3.Le bétail trypanotolérant en Afrique occidentale et centrale
Vol. 3 - Bilan d'une décennie, 1988 (F*)
21.Guideline for dairy accounting, 1980 (E*)
22.Recursos genéticos animales en América Latina, 1981 (S*)
23.Disease control in semen and embryos, 1982 (E* F* S*)
24.Animal genetic resources - conservation and management, 1981 (E*)
25.Reproductive efficiency in cattle, 1982 (E* F* S*)
26.Canels and camel milk, 1982 (E*)
27.Deer farming, 1982 (E*)
28.Feed from animal wastes: feeding manual, 1982 (E*)
29.Echinococcosis/hydatidosis surveillance, prevention and control: FAO/UNEP/WHO guidelines, 1982 (E*)
30.Sheep and goat breeds of India, 1982 (E*)
31.Harmones in animal production, 1982 (E*)
32.Crop residues and agro-industrial by-products in animal feeding, 1982 (E*)
33.Haemorrhagic septicaemia, 1982 (E* F*)
34.Breeding plans for ruminant livestock in the tropics, 1982 (E* F* S*)
35.Off-tastes in raw and reconstituted milk, 1983 (E* F* S*)
36.Ticks and tick-borne diseases: selected articles from World Animal Review, 1983 (E* F* S*)
37.African animal trypanosomiasis: selected articles from World Animal Review, 1983 (E* F*)
38.Diagnosis and vaccination for the control of brucellosis in the Near East, 1983 (E* Ar*)
39.Solar energy in small-scale milk collection and processing, 1983 (E* F*)
40.Intensive sheep production in the Near East, 1983 (E* Ar*)
41.Integrating crops and livestock in West Africa, 1983 (E* F*)
42.Animal energy in agriculture in Africa and Asia, 1984 (E/F*)
43.Olive by-products for animal feed, 1985 (Ar* E* F* S*)
44/1.Animal genetic resources conservation by management, data banks and training, 1984 (E*)
44/2.Animal genetic resources: cryogenic storage of germplasm and molecular engineering, 1984 (E*)
45.Maintenance systems for the dairy plant, 1984 (E*)
46.Livestock breeds of China, 1985 (E*)
47.Réfrigération du lait à la ferme et organisation des transports, 1985 (F*)
48.La fromagerie et les variétés de fromages du bassin méditerranéen, 1985 (F*)
49.Manual for the slaughter of small ruminants in developing countries, 1985 (E*)
50.Better utilization of crop residues and by-products in animal feeding: research guidelines - 1. State of knowledge, 1985 (E*)
50/2.Better utilization of crop residues and by-products in animal feeding: research guidelines - 2. A practical manual for research workers, 1986 (E*)
51.Dried salted meats: charque and carne-de-sol, 1985 (E*)
52.Small-scale sausage production, 1985 (E*)
53.Slaughterhouse cleaning and sanitation, 1985 (E*)
54.Small ruminants in the Near East: Vol. I, 1986 (E*) Selected papers presented at Tunis Expert Consultation
55.Small ruminants in the Near East: Vol. II, 1986 (E* Ar*) Selected papers from World Animal Review
56.Sheep and goats in Pakistan, 1985 (E*)
57.Awassi sheep, 1985 (E*)
58.Small ruminant production in the developing countries, 1986 (E*)
59/1.Animal genetic resources data banks, 1986 (E*)
1 - Computer systems study for regional data banks.
59/2.Animal genetic resources data banks, 1986 (E*)
2 - Descriptor lists for cattle, buffalo, pigs, sheep and goats
59/3.Animal genetic resources data banks, 1986 (E*)
3 - Descriptor lists for poultry
60.Sheep and goats in Turkey, 1986 (E*)
61.The Przewalski horse and restoration to its natural habitat in Mongolia, 1986 (E*)
62.Milk and dairy products: production and processing costs, 1988 (E* F* S*)
63.Proceedings of the FAO expert consultation on the substitution of imported concentrate feeds in animal production systems in developing countries, 1987 (E*)
64.Poultry management and diseases in the Near East, 1987 (Ar*)
65.Animal genetic resources of the USSR, 1989 (E*)
66.Animal genetic resources - Strategies for improved use and conservation, 1987 (E*)
67/1.Trypanotolerant cattle and livestock development in West and Central Africa - Vol. I, 1987 (E*)
67/2.Trypanotolerant cattle and livestock development in West and Central Africa - Vol. II, 1987 (E*)
68.Crossbreeding bos indicus and bos taurus for milk production in the tropics, 1987 (E*)
69.Village milk processing, 1988 (E* F*)
70.Sheep and goat meat production in the humid tropics of West Africa, 1988 (E/F*)
71.The development of village based sheep production in West Africa, 1988 (E* F* S*)
72.Sugarcane as feed, 1988 (E/S*)
73.Standard design for small-scale modular slaughterhouses, 1988 (E*)
74.Small ruminants in the Near East, Volume III: North Africa, 1988 (E*)
75.The eradication of ticks, 1989 (E/S*)
76.Ex situ cryoconservation of genomes and genes of endangered cattle breeds by means of modern biotechnological methods, 1989 (E*)
77.A training manual for embryo transfer in cattle, 1989 (E*)
78.Milking, milk production hygiene and udder health, 1989 (E*)
79.Manual of simple methods of meat preservation, 1989 (E*)
80.Animal genetic resources - A global programme for sustainable development, 1990 (E*)
81.Veterinary diagnostic bacteriology - A manual of laboratory procedures of selected diseases of livestock, 1990 (E*)
82.Reproduction in camels - a review, 1990 (E*)
83.Training manual on artificial insemination in sheep and goats, 1991 (E*)
84.Training manual for embryo transfer in water-buffaloes, 1991 (E*)

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