Genetics

Improved quality of cryopreserved cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) spermatozoa after centrifugation through accudenz

Sperm cryopreservation, in combination with assisted reproductive techniques, is a valuable tool for the genetic management of … Read more »

Molecular genetic insights on cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) ecology and conservation in Namibia

The extent and geographic patterns of molecular genetic diversity of the largest remaining free-ranging cheetah population were … Read more »

A report from the Sahelo Saharan Interest Group – Office du Parc National de l’Ahaggar Survey, Algeria (March 2005) – Part 5: Using molecular genetics to study the presence of endangered carnivores

The status of the cheetah, Acinonyx jubatus, in Northern Africa is poorly known. Study of this species … Read more »

Cryopreservation of spermatozoa from wild-born Namibian cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus) and influence of glycerol on cryosurvival

Sperm cryopreservation is a valuable tool for the genetic management of ex situ populations. This study was … Read more »

Genetic basis for species vulnerability in the cheetah

A population genetic survey of over 200 structural loci previously revealed that the South African cheetah (Acinonyx … Read more »