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Table 3 The number of spermatozoa released (× 103) and sperm viability of samples collected at 3, 7 and 12 hrs post LHRHa administration

From: Effect of priming injections of luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone on spermiation and ovulation in Gϋnther's Toadlet, Pseudophryne guentheri

  3 hrs PA 7 hrs PA 12 hrs PA
Treatment Sperm Count (× 103) Sperm Viability Sperm Count (× 103) Sperm Viability Sperm Count (× 103) Sperm Viability
Control 0.002 ± 0.002 - 0.0003 ± 0.0003 - 0.001 ± 0.001 -
No priming 4.157 ± 1.754 0.558 ± 0.058 5.289 ± 2.826 0.511 ± 0.093 8.609 ± 3.153 0.540 ± 0.069
One priming 2.144 ± 1.061 0.703 ± 0.074 1.762 ± 0.854 0.573 ± 0.125 2.807 ± 1.159 0.653 ± 0.060
Two priming 0.525 ± 0.176 0.595 ± 0.104 0.962 ± 0.341 0.530 ± 0.079 1.813 ± 0.874 0.570 ± 0.064
  1. Sperm viability was calculated as live sperm/total. n = 8/treatment. Data shown are means ± SEM.