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Table 1 Effects of FSH and LH concentration in IVM medium on yak embryonic development

From: Effect of addition of FSH, LH and proteasome inhibitor MG132 to in vitro maturation medium on the developmental competence of yak (Bos grunniens) oocytes

LH (IU/mL) FSH (μg/mL) No. of oocytes Cleavage rate (%) Blastocyst rate (%)
50 0 233 50.6 ± 2.2a 10.3 ± 1.8a
  1 171 73.1 ± 2.9b 11.9 ± 1.3a
  5 173 79.1 ± 2.0b 16.1 ± 2.9b
  10 265 65.6 ± 2.5c 12.7 ± 2.8a
100 0 194 47.3 ± 2.5a 9.6 ± 1.1a
  1 181 58.9 ± 2.3a 12.3 ± 1.3a
  5 190 67.5 ± 1.8c 14.5 ± 2.6a,b
  10 254 64.2 ± 2.7c 13.4 ± 1.8a
  1. Three to five replicates were performed. The blastocyst rate was calculated as the percentage of the number of cleaved embryos. Values with different letters within the same columns differ (P < 0.05).