THE APPLICATION OF BIOTECHNOLOGY IN ANIMAL BREEDING AND IMPROVEMENT

Module Code Number

VDS 603

Number of ECTS Credits

6

Hours / Week (T P C)

2 0 2

Module Lecturer

All of teacher at the department

Year / Term

-

Type of Course

(Compulsory / Elective)

Compulsory

Pre requisites / Recommended

-

Module Contents

Artificial insemination, oestrus synchronization, super ovulation, embryo transfer, invitro capacitation and fertilization, determination and checking of sex, splitting of embryo, gene transfer

Aims and Objectives of the module

To train expert member and academic personnel who will provide the application of subjects including biotechnology on animal breeding and improvement, and provide a contribution to animal production by transporting these studies to the area

Method of assessment

Theoretical expression, practical application and private conversation

Teaching Language

Turkish

Textbook /

Recommended readings

1-Bearden, H. J. and Fuquay, J. W. (1992).  Applied Animal Reproduction, 3rd Ed., Prentice Hall, New Jersey. U.S.A

2-Cole, H.H. and Cupps, P.T. (1977) Reproduction in Domestic Animals 3rd ed. Academic Press.

3-Hafez, E.S.E. (1993). Reproduction in Farm Animals. 6th Ed. Lea and Febiger, Philadelphia.

4-King, G.J. (1993). Reproduction in Domesticated Animals. Elsevier Science, Amsterdam.

5-Laing, J.A. (1979). Fertility and Infertility in Domestic Animals. 3rd Ed. Bailliere Tindall, London.

6-McDonald, L.E. (1989) Veterinary Endocrinology and Reproduction. Lea and Febiger, Philadelphia.