Acta Scientific Veterinary Sciences (ISSN: 2582-3183)

Editorial Volume 6 Issue 4

Anti-Müllerian Hormone (AMH): A Candidate Endocrine Marker for Fertility Assessment Programme in Farm Animals

Avijit Haldar*

ICAR-Agricultural Technology Application Research Institute (ATARI), Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Bhumi Vihar Complex, Block- GB, Sector- III, Salt Lake, Kolkata, India

*Corresponding Author: Avijit Haldar, ICAR-Agricultural Technology Application Research Institute (ATARI), Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Bhumi Vihar Complex, Block- GB, Sector- III, Salt Lake, Kolkata, India.

Received: September 28, 2023Published: March 01, 2024


Fertility is a vital economic trait in the farm animals and an important measure for determining the animal's productivity. As a result, it is critical to understand the factors that influence fertility and provide an information on animal's reproductive life span. The common con¬cept of female reproductive life span assumes that the decline of reproductive potential or quantity and quality of oocyte/ follicle pool gives an estimation of age-dependent loss of female fertility. Ovaries suffer much more serious effects of aging than any other tissues of the female body. During the aging process, both the number and quality of the oocytes in the ovaries diminish and reach to a point beyond that no more viable offspring is produced with the cessation of the related endocrinological activities, entering the menopause in females. In women, menopause shows the complete termination of the reproductive life. However, menopause like stage has not been coined in livestock species.


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    Citation: Avijit Haldar. “Anti-Müllerian Hormone (AMH): A Candidate Endocrine Marker for Fertility Assessment Programme in Farm Animals".Acta Scientific Veterinary Sciences 6.4 (2024): 01-02.


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