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A cytogenetical study of prenatal loss in the mare.
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PMID:  16725589     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
The objective of this study was to investigate an hypothesis that chromosome anomalies are an important cause of prenatal loss in the mare. An attempt was made to analyse, cytogenetically, a series of 26 equine abortuses. Cell cultures were prepared from a range of tissues, but failed to grow, and chromosome analysis was therefore not possible for any of these specimens. Consequently, a study was made of the metaphase chromosomes prepared from 22 equine embryos after their surgical removal from mares' uteri. The karyotypes prepared for each specimen were normal. The current findings are discussed in the light of similar studies of induced abortions in women and embryonic loss in animals, and the potential for further investigation in this field is emphasized.
M G Blue
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Theriogenology     Volume:  15     ISSN:  0093-691X     ISO Abbreviation:  Theriogenology     Publication Date:  1981 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-05-26     Completed Date:  2009-12-11     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0421510     Medline TA:  Theriogenology     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  295-309     Citation Subset:  -    
Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand.
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