New revolutionary technology – prolongs the lifespan of semen
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SpermVital –
Increasing possibilities

The idea behind the SpermVital technology is to extend the life of spermatozoa after insemination. To achieve this, sperm cells are immobilized in a natural substance before cryopreservation. This immobilization preserves energy and enables a controlled release of sperm cells in the uterus after insemination over an extended period of time. This makes timing of insemination less critical with regards to ovulation in the female, and increases the odds of fertilization success.

 

New revolutionary technology – prolongs the lifespan of semen

 

 ADVANTAGES

  • Timing of insemination will be less critical.
  • Conception rate will be higher than or at least equal to conventional semen.
  • Inseminations per heat can be reduced.
  • Inseminations on weekends and public holidays can be reduced or avoided altogether.
  • Conventional insemination equipment and technique is used.
    (we recommend 36-38°C for at least 1 minute, and then inseminate as soon as possible)

For the herd owner, this translates to reduced insemination costs and improved herd fertility, both factors that lead to increased profitability.

THE TECHNOLOGY

Latest news

PHD Fride
PhD in reproductive biology
Fride Berg Standerholen, scientist in SpermVital has defended her PhD in reproductive biology
The main goal of the PhD thesis was to gain more knowledge of flow cytometric assessment of semen and procedures for sperm quality assessment. Sperm functionality was assessed in relation to bull semen preservation methods and fertility. One of the main findings was that there were differences in selected sperm function parameters between standard Biladyl (B) and immobilized SpermVital (SV) processed semen. Semen quality parameters, such as plasma membrane- and acrosome integrity, considered...
High customer satisfaction when using SpermVital in Norway
High customer satisfaction when using SpermVital in Norway
Geno recently conducted a customer survey among Norwegian farmers to determine the use of SpermVital in the Norwegian market.
The survey shows that 90 percent of all milk producers have used SpermVital in 2018 and 84% of those who have used SpermVital are satisfied or very satisfied with the technology. The survey shows that the Norwegian farmers mostly use SpermVital under the following circumstances: 1. Early Insemination (increase flexibility) 2. Replace double insemination 3. Problem cows 4. Increase the overall conception rate
BVN
BVN is launching SpermVital
The German breeding company BVN will offer SpermVital semen from their bulls from 2018
BVN is the largest breeding company on Flechvieh in Germany. BVN will start to offer SpermVital from a small number of proven bulls and expand the range of bulls gradually. SpermVital is proud that BVN has chosen to apply the technology and that they see the benefit of increasing the life span of sperm cells.