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Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances
Year: 2009 | Volume: 8 | Issue: 7 | Page No.: 1367-1371
Short-Term Chilled Storage of Cat Semen Extended with and Without Taurine Containing Milk Extenders
Alper Baran , Kamber Demir , B. Evrim Sahin , Mithat Evecen , Suleyman Bacinoglu , Serhat Alkan and Irfan Kamuran Ileri
 
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