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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Julie A. Long

Research Physiologist (Poultry)

(Poultry)

301-504-8580

 

Identify the physiological basis for reduced fertility of sperm after hypothermic semen storage to develop practical semen storage methodology for poultry breeders that yields high fertility rates under commercial conditions.  Use genomic tools to determine the heritability and predictive value of male reproductive traits that impact fertility.


Last Modified: 9/26/2012