Luteolytic effect of prostaglandin F2X in Boran and Boran X Friesian cross-bred heifers
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Mutiga, E.R., Mukasa-Mugerwa, E. and Tegegne, A. 1993. Luteolytic effect of prostaglandin F2X in Boran and Boran X Friesian cross-bred heifers. Journal of Agricultural Science 120(1): 103-106.
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The luteolytic effect of prostaglandin F2á (PGF2á) during the confirmed luteal phase of the oestrous cycle was evaluated in ten Boran and ten Boran x Friesian cross-bred heifers. Following injection with 25mg Lutalyse, animals were bled every 6 h for 96 h and plasma progesterone (P4) determined by the ELISA technique. Borans had significantly (p