Embryo Transfer Resources

Original Alpaca Culture Articles Featuring Embryo Transfer

Embryo Transfer in Alpacas: Leaders in Research and Practice Explain
By Meyla Bianco Johnston
June 2013

The history of embryo transfer in alpacas … or … “it ain’t rocket science”
By Jane Vaughan BVSc PhD MACVSc
December 2015

Cryogenics in Embryo Transfer with Dr. Curtis Youngs
September 2013

International Embryo Transfer News From AlpacaCulture.com

International Congress on Animal Reproduction
2012
From: International Congress on Animal Reproduction
http://alpacaculture.com/news-id/35-north-america/200-international-congress-on-animal-reproduction

Michell Group Releases New Mallkini Farm Web Site
February 2013
From: Michell Group
http://alpacaculture.com/news-id/56-press-releases/305-michell-group-releases-new-mallkini-farm-web-site

Perú Undertakes Alpaca Embryo Transfer Project
From: Los Andes
08 March, 2013
http://alpacaculture.com/news-id/39-south-america/370-peru-undertakes-alpaca-embryo-transfer-project

Ian Frith and Veterinarian Jane Vaughan Work on Artificial Insemination of Alpacas
From: Australian Broadcasting Company Rural
17 March, 2014
http://alpacaculture.com/news-id/38-australia-a-new-zealand/735-ian-frith-and-veterinarian-jane-vaughan-work-on-artificial-insemination-of-alpacas

The Definitive Guide to Raising Alpacas
From: Modern Farmer
23 September, 2015
http://alpacaculture.com/news-id/35-north-america/1668-the-definitive-guide-to-raising-alpacas

Cryopreservation, in vitro techniques used to increase alpaca numbers
07 April, 2016
From: Andina
http://alpacaculture.com/news-id/39-south-america/1959-cryopreservation-in-vitro-techniques-used-to-increase-alpaca-numbers

Internet Resources For Embryo Transfer In Alpacas

Embryo Transfer - A Breeders Perspective
Canchones
http://www.canchones.com.au/downloads/EmbryoTransfer.pdf

Mating Management and Embryo Transfer in Alpacas
Jane Vaughan BVSc PhD MACVSc
http://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:mUlh6LtRlMsJ:nswhunter.alpaca.asn.au/resources/articles%3Fdownload%3D399:mating-management-and-embryo-transfer-in-alpacas+&cd=8&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us&client=safari

Embryo transfer in domestic South American camelids
Julio B. Sumar
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, San Marcos University, Lima, Peru
http://www.alpacaresearch.org/resources/dyn/files/319741z6a7d4a77/_fn/embryo-transfer.pdf

Embryo transfer in alpacas
Criagenesis Blog
http://criagenesis.cc/pdfs/embryo-transfer-in-alpacas/

Facts about Embryo Transfer in Alpacas
AlpacaSeller.com
http://www.alpacaseller.com/info/viewalpacaarticle.php?ArticleID=105

Embryo Transfer
Camelid Veterinary Services Ltd
Claire Whitehead
http://www.ukalpacavet.com/embryo-transfer/

Embryo Transfer in Alpacas
Stephanie Endicott
https://www.openherd.com/articles/422/alpaquitas-ranch-embryo-transfer-in-alpacas

Embryo transfer in SAC
Jorge Reyna
http://www.artminds.com.au/alpacas/embryo-transfer-in-alpacas.html

Embryo transfer at Coolaroo Alpaca Stud
By Janie Hicks
http://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:V2P2AXV9LMAJ:www.coolarooalpacas.com.au/documents/WorldofAlpaca07EAtCoolarooAlpacaStudShorteredversionfinal.doc+&cd=12&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us&client=safari

Alpaca cria birth signifies successful embryo transfer
Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine
https://vet.osu.edu/cvm/alpaca-cria-birth-signifies-successful-embryo-transfer

Who's Afraid of ET?
Tierra Prometida Ranch
http://www.alpacausa.com/pages/3191/tierra-prometida-alpaca-ranch-whos-afraid-of-et

Embryo Transfer
Find out Why ET is Not Something to be Afraid of....
Tierra Prometida Ranch
http://www.alpacausa.com/pages/3189/tierra-prometida-alpaca-ranch-embryo-transfer

ET Program
"BEAUTY LIES WITHIN" A HISTORY OF EMBRYO TRANSFER AT BANKSIA PARK
http://www.banksiaparkalpacas.com.au/home.php?page=et_program

Factors influencing embryo transfer success in alpacas: a retrospective study
Vaughan J1, Mihm M, Wittek T.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23141430
ABSTRACT ONLY

Llama and Alpaca Care: Medicine, Surgery, Reproduction, Nutrition, and Herd ...
By Chris Cebra, David E. Anderson, Ahmed Tibary, Robert J. Van Saun, LaRue Willard Johnson
(Book)

Basic Concepts About ET in Alpacas
Jorge Reyna
Slideshow
http://www.slideshare.net/jorge_llama_guy/embryo-transfer-in-alpacas

Alpaca Reproductive Technologies: Embryo Transfer
Pacablogger
https://pacablogger.wordpress.com/2009/03/11/et/

International Embryo Transfer Society
http://www.iets.org/index.asp?autotry=true&ULnotkn=true

Interspecies embryo transfer in South American Camelids
A field study
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal science
Department of Clinical Science
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
http://stud.epsilon.slu.se/7973/7/tollig_s_150601.pdf

Embryo Transfer
Pacomarca
http://www.pacomarca.com/embryo-transfer.html

Reflections on multiple embryo transfer programmes in alpacas
by Ian Braithwaite, Patagonia Alpacas
http://www.patagoniaalpacas.com.au/Resources/ET%20Reflections7.pdf

Embryo Transfer
A First for New Zealand
By Kit & Sheryl Johnson, Silverstream Alpaca Stud
New Zealand Alpaca Association
http://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:HknC9RXShnAJ:www.alpaca.org.nz/index.php/download_file/view/906/319/+&cd=32&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us&client=safari

A Breakthrough in Freezing Camelid Embryos: How This Happened and How It Will Affect You
Alpaca World article by Paul Taylor
http://taylorllamas.com/AlpacaWorld.html

Embryo Production by Superovulation and Dual Siring in Alpacas
THESIS
Presented in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree Master of Science in the Graduate School of The Ohio State University
By Brandon Stewart Forshey
Graduate Program in Veterinary Clinical Sciences
The Ohio State University 2013
https://etd.ohiolink.edu/rws_etd/document/get/osu1366139406/inline

Australian ET Interview
(via Pucara International)
This is an article published in Landline, a television series on a public broadcaster in Australia.
Genetics of Australian alpacas advances
Reporter: Lauren Harte
First Published: 17/09/2006
http://www.pucara-alpacas.com/index.php/alpaca-info/alpaca-library/87-embryo-transfer-interview

Embryo Transfer revolutionising Alpaca industry
Australian Alpaca Association media Release
14 December 2005
https://alpaca.asn.au/index.php/news/99-embryo-transfer-revolutionising-alpaca-industry

New publication by RIRDC on AI research
Advancing assisted reproductive technologies in camelids (especially the alpaca).
July 21 2015
http://www.alpaca.asn.au/index.php/news/443-new-publication-by-rirdc-on-ai-research


Alpacas in the Future: 1-2-3
By Mike Safley

http://www.alpacas.com/alpacalibrary/alpacafuture123.aspx

Development of a large commercial camel embryo transfer program: 20 years of scientific research
Abdelhaq Anousassi, Ahmed Tibary
http://www.alpacaresearch.org/resources/dyn/files/319746zf419dfd4/_fn/camel-embryo-transfer-program.pdf

Cattle Embryo Transfer Info (for comparison)

TransOva Genetics
Tips for A Successful Embryo Transfer Program
http://www.transova.com/Articles/EmbryoTransfer/HerefordWorld_0411_EmbryoTransfer.pdf

TransOva Genetics
Embryo Transfer: Is In-Center or On-Farm Best for You?
http://www.transova.com/Articles/EmbryoTransfer/TOG_InCenter%20OnFarm%20Flyer_FINAL-revised_091807.pdf

Oklahoma State University
Embryo Transfer in Cattle
By Glenn Selk
http://www.thejudgingconnection.com/pdfs/Embryo_Transfer.pdf

FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS
Training manual for embryo transfer in cattle
By George E. Seidel, Jr and Sarah Moore Seidel
Animal Reproduction Laboratory, Colorado State University,
http://www.fao.org/docrep/004/t0117e/t0117e00.htm

Embryo Transfer in Cattle
The Merck Veterinary Manual
http://www.merckvetmanual.com/mvm/management_and_nutrition/embryo_transfer_in_farm_animals/embryo_transfer_in_cattle.html

Embryo Transfer in Cattle
University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture
DR. TOM R. TROXEL, Professor and Associate Department Head, Department of Animal Science, University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture, Little Rock
https://www.uaex.edu/publications/PDF/FSA-3119.pdf

BovaTech
Frequently Asked Questions About Embryo Transfer
http://www.bova-tech.com/faq.html