Acta Scientific Veterinary Sciences (ISSN: 2582-3183)

Mini Review Volume 4 Issue 1

Lesser Explored Approaches for Ovulation Induction in Cows

GN Purohit1*, Amit Kumar1, Pramod Mohta2 and Priyanka Kalani3

1Department of Veterinary Gynecology and Obstetrics, College of Veterinary and Animal Science, Rajasthan University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Bikaner, Rajasthan, India
2VUTRC, Loonkaransar, RAJUVAS, Bikaner, Rajasthan, India
3MVSc Scholar, Department of Veterinary Pathology, College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, RAJUVAS, Bikaner, Rajasthan, India

*Corresponding Author: GN Purohit, Department of Veterinary Gynecology and Obstetrics, College of Veterinary and Animal Science, Rajasthan University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Bikaner, Rajasthan, India..

Received: August 13, 2021; Published: December 10, 2021


  Ovulation induction in cattle has been traditionally done using either GnRH or hCG. Some of the uncommon approaches for ovulation induction include the use of insulin, prostaglandins, anti-estrogens, anti-prolactin’s and aromatase inhibitors which are briefly described in this mini-review. Experiments mentioning the use of these agents have utilized only small numbers of animals and large clinical trials are needed to validate their clinical use.

Keywords: Ovulation; Cows; Insulin; Prostaglandins; Anti-estrogens; Anti-prolactin; Aromatase Inhibitors


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Citation: GN Purohit., et al. “Lesser Explored Approaches for Ovulation Induction in Cows". Acta Scientific Veterinary Sciences 4.1 (2022): 52-55.


Copyright: © 2022 GN Purohit., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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