Lubricants Can Harm Sperm: New Product Preserves Motility

Results of a recent research study indicated most nonspermicidal veterinary lubricants decrease sperm motility during cooled semen storage. Juan Samper, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACT, of JCS Veterinary Reproductive Services near Vancouver, British Columbia, evaluated the effect of different lubricants commonly used for semen collection on sperm motility over the several days involved in transportation of

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