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Field Embryo Transfer Programme


This is a course designed for field functionaries to equip themselves to undertake preparation of donors for super ovulation, flushing, embryo preservation by freezing, embryo thawing, recipient preparation and embryo transfer.


Duration 30 days
Eligibility 1) Graduation in Veterinary Science or equivalent.
2) Minimum 3 years experience in field A.I. programme
Age Below 50 years
Venue Training Centre, Mattupatti



Syllabus Theory(hrs) Practical(hrs)
Physiology of female reproduction and
principles of estrous synchronisation
4 2
Selection of donors and recipients 2 4
Preparation of donors and recipients 4 12
Various media and their preparation 4 8
The principles and practice of embryo
flushing methods
Embryo searching and handling 6 16
Embryo classification 4 16
Freezing and thawing of embryos 4 20
Transfer technique 4 30
Total 62 108


Discussion/Seminar — 1 day

Study tour — 4 days