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Plasticity of intestinal gene expression profile signatures reflected by nutritional interventions in piglets

Schokker, D., Hulsegge, I., Woelders, H. & Rebel, J. M. J., 23 May 2019, In : BMC Genomics. 20, 1, 414.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Transcriptome
Biological Phenomena
Meta-Analysis
Jejunum
Gene Expression
4 Citations (Scopus)

Seminal plasma amino acid profile in different breeds of chicken: Role of seminal plasma on sperm cryoresistance

Santiago-Moreno, J., Bernal, B., Pérez-Cerezales, S., Castaño, C., Toledano-Díaz, A., Esteso, M. C., Gutiérrez-Adán, A., López-Sebastián, A., Gil, M. G., Woelders, H. & Blesbois, E., 1 Jan 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 1, e0209910.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
chicken breeds
seminal plasma
Semen
Spermatozoa
Chickens
1 Citation (Scopus)

Two-step accelerating freezing protocol yields a better motility, membranes and DNA integrities of thawed ram sperm than three-steps freezing protocols

Galarza, D. A., López-Sebastián, A., Woelders, H., Blesbois, E. & Santiago-Moreno, J., Dec 2019, In : Cryobiology. 91, p. 84-89

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
rams
Freezing
Spermatozoa
freezing
cooling
2018
16 Citations (Scopus)

An improved vitrification protocol for equine immature oocytes, resulting in a first live foal

Ortiz-Escribano, N., Bogado Pascottini, O., Woelders, H., Vandenberghe, L., De Schauwer, C., Govaere, J., Van den Abbeel, E., Vullers, T., Ververs, C., Roels, K., Van De Velde, M., van Soom, A. & Smits, K., May 2018, In : Equine Veterinary Journal. 50, 3, p. 391-397

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Vitrification
vitrification
foals
Horses
Oocytes
3 Citations (Scopus)

Sephadex filtration as successful alternative to density-gradient centrifugation procedures for ram sperm selection with improved kinetics

Galarza, D. A., López-Sebastián, A., Woelders, H., Blesbois, E. & Santiago-Moreno, J., May 2018, In : Animal Reproduction Science. 192, p. 261-270

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Density Gradient Centrifugation
Semen
rams
Spermatozoa
semen
2017
4 Citations (Scopus)

Semi-quantitative proteomics of mammalian cells upon short-term exposure to nonionizing electromagnetic fields

Kuzniar, A., Laffeber, C., Eppink, B., Bezstarosti, K., Dekkers, D., Woelders, H., Zwamborn, A. P. M., Demmers, J., Lebbink, J. H. G. & Kanaar, R., 2017, In : PLoS ONE. 12, 2, e0170762.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Electromagnetic Fields
Proteomics
proteomics
Electromagnetic fields
Cells
2 Citations (Scopus)

Study of potential health effects of electromagnetic fields of telephony and Wi-Fi, using chicken embryo development as animal model

Woelders, H., de Wit, A. A. C., Lourens, A., Stockhofe, N., Engel, B., Hulsegge, B., Schokker, D., van Heijningen, P., Vossen, S., Bekers, D. & Zwamborn, P., 2017, In : Bioelectromagnetics. 38, 3, p. 186-203

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Electromagnetic Fields
Eggs
Embryonic Development
Chickens
Animal Models
2 Citations (Scopus)

Validation of a mathematical model of the bovine estrous cycle for cows with different estrous cycle characteristics

Boer, H. M. T., Butler, S. T., Stötzel, C., te Pas, M. F. W., Veerkamp, R. F. & Woelders, H., Nov 2017, In : Animal. 11, 11, p. 1991-2001

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

estrous cycle
mathematical models
cows
cattle
mechanistic models
2016
12 Citations (Scopus)

Role of cumulus cells during vitrification and fertilization of mature bovine oocytes: Effects on survival, fertilization, and blastocyst development

Ortiz-Escribano, N., Smits, K., Piepers, S., Van den Abbeel, E., Woelders, H. & Van Soom, A., 2016, In : Theriogenology. 86, 2, p. 635-641

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Cumulus Cells
Vitrification
vitrification
Blastocyst
Fertilization

Tierschutz: Das Ende des Gemetzels.

Koch, J. & Woelders, H., 2016, In : Der Spiegel. 2016, 12, p. 112-114

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlePopular

Open Access
2015
3 Citations (Scopus)

Association of egg mass and egg sex: gene expression analysis from maternal RNA in the germinal disc region of layer hens (Gallus gallus)

Aslam, M. A., Schokker, D., Groothuis, A. A. G., de Wit, A. A. C., Smits, M. A. & Woelders, H., 2015, In : Biology of Reproduction. 92, 6, 9 p., 157.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Blastodisc
Ovum
Chickens
Sex Ratio
Mothers
2014
4 Citations (Scopus)

Central genomic regulation of the expression of oestrous behaviour in dairy cows: a review

Woelders, H., van der Lende, T., Kommadath, A., te Pas, M. F. W., Smits, M. A. & Kaal-Lansbergen, L. M. T. E., 2014, In : Animal. 8, 5, p. 754-764

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

estradiol
dairy cows
genomics
estrus
cows
21 Citations (Scopus)

Cryopreservation of turkey semen: effects of breeding line and freezing method on post-thaw sperm quality, fertilization, and hatching

Long, J. A., Purdy, P. H., Zuidberg, C. A., Hiemstra, S. J., Velleman, S. G. & Woelders, H., 2014, In : Cryobiology. 68, 3, p. 371-378

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Cryopreservation
fertilization (reproduction)
breeding lines
Semen
Fertilization
2013
5 Citations (Scopus)

Prioritization of candidate genes for cattle reproductive traits, based on protein-protein interactions, gene expression, and text-mining

Hulsegge, B., Woelders, H., Smits, M. A., Schokker, D., Jiang, L. & Sorensen, P., 2013, In : Physiological genomics. 45, 10, p. 400-406

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Data Mining
Hypothalamus
Gene Expression
Amygdala
Genes
11 Citations (Scopus)

Yolk concentrations of hormones and glucose and egg weight and egg dimensions in unincubated chicken eggs, in relation to egg sex and hen body weight.

Aslam, M. A., Hulst, M. M., Hoving-Bolink, A. H., Smits, M. A., de Vries, B., Weites, I., Groothuis, T. G. & Woelders, H., 2013, In : General and Comparative Endocrinology. 187, p. 15-22 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

chicken eggs
egg weight
Eggs
Ovum
hens
2012

Alternatief voor doden eendagskuikens

Woelders, H., 2012, In : V-focus. 9, 5a, p. 46-47

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Open Access
8 Citations (Scopus)

A reliable method for sexing unincubated bird eggs for studying primary sex ratio

Aslam, M. A., Hulst, M. M., Hoving-Bolink, A. H., de Wit, A. A. C., Smits, M. A. & Woelders, H., 2012, In : Molecular Ecology Resources. 12, 3, p. 421-427

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Blastodisc
Sex Ratio
sex determination analysis
Eggs
sex ratio
31 Citations (Scopus)

Breeding or Assisted Reproduction? Relevance of the Horse Model Applied to the Conservation of Endangered Equids

Smits, K., Hoogewijs, M., Woelders, H., Daels, P. & van Soom, A., 2012, In : Reproduction in Domestic Animals. 47, s4, p. 239-248

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

assisted reproductive technologies
horse breeds
Horses
Breeding
Reproduction
5 Citations (Scopus)

Candidate mechanisms underlying atypical progesterone profiles as deduced from parameter perturbations in a mathematical model of the bovine estrous cycle

Boer, H. M. T., Apri, M., Molenaar, J., Stötzel, C., Veerkamp, R. F. & Woelders, H., 2012, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 95, 7, p. 3837-3851

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Luteolysis
ovarian cysts
Estrous Cycle
Ovulation
luteolysis
3 Citations (Scopus)

Contributions to an animal trait ontology

Hulsegge, B., Smits, M. A., te Pas, M. F. W. & Woelders, H., 2012, In : Journal of Animal Science. 90, 6, p. 2061-2066

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Host-Pathogen Interactions
host-pathogen relationships
reproductive traits
terminology
Livestock

De kip met de groene eieren

Heselmans, M. & Woelders, H., 2012, In : NRC. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlePopular

10 Citations (Scopus)
Reproductive Techniques
banking
Domestic Animals
Genomics
farmed animal species

Niet de geit is zeldzaam maar de houder (interview uitgevoerd door Frank de Vries)

Hiemstra, S. J., Hoving, A. H., Windig, J. J., Woelders, H., Sulkers, H. & Zuidberg, C. A., 2012, In : Geitenhouderij. 16, 1, p. 30-31 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Open Access
2011
21 Citations (Scopus)

A simple mathematical model of the bovine estrous cycle: Follicle development and endocrine interactions

Boer, H. M. T., Stötzel, C., Röblitz, S., Deuflhard, P., Veerkamp, R. F. & Woelders, H., 2011, In : Journal of Theoretical Biology. 278, 1, p. 20-31

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Estrous Cycle
estrous cycle
Theoretical Models
mathematical models
Mathematical Model

De toekomst van het eendagskuiken

Sikkema, A., Leenstra, F. R. & Woelders, H., 2011, In : Resource: weekblad voor Wageningen UR. 5, 5, p. 20-21

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlePopular

Open Access

Een einde aan dit einde

Bijleveld, H. & Woelders, H., 2011, In : De Pluimveehouderij. 2011, p. 20-22

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

14 Citations (Scopus)

Gene expression patterns in four brain areas associate with quantitative measure of estrous behavior in dairy cows

Kommadath, A., Woelders, H., Beerda, B., Mulder, H. A., de Wit, A. A. C., Veerkamp, R. F., te Pas, M. F. W. & Smits, M. A., 2011, In : BMC Genomics. 12, 10 p., 200.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Gene Expression
Brain
Genes
Fertility
Estrous Cycle
25 Citations (Scopus)

Killing day-old chicks? Public opinion regarding potential alternatives

Leenstra, F. R., Munnichs, G., Beekman, V., van den Heuvel-Vromans, E., Aramyan, L. H. & Woelders, H., 2011, In : Animal Welfare. 20, 1, p. 37-45

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

public opinion
Public Opinion
Meats
chicks
Meat
10 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanisms regulating follicle wave patterns in the bovine estrous cycle investigated with a mathematical model

Boer, H. M. T., Röblitz, S., Stötzel, C., Veerkamp, R. F., Kemp, B. & Woelders, H., 2011, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 94, 12, p. 5987-6000

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Estrous Cycle
estrous cycle
Luteolysis
Theoretical Models
mathematical models
11 Citations (Scopus)

Pharmacological and toxicological assessment of a potential GnRH vaccine in young-adult male pigs

Turkstra, J. A., van der Staay, F. J., Stockhofe-Zurwieden, N., Woelders, H., Meloen, R. H. & Schuurman, T., 2011, In : Vaccine. 29, 21, p. 3791-3801

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

gonadotropin-releasing hormone
young adults
Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone
Toxicology
Young Adult

Pregnancy test via milk

Siemes, H. & Woelders, H., 2011, In : Veepro Magazine. 79, p. 8-8 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Open Access
milk analysis
pregnancy
milk proteins
researchers
milk
18 Citations (Scopus)

Systems biology in animal sciences

Woelders, H., te Pas, M. F. W., Bannink, A., Veerkamp, R. F. & Smits, M. A., 2011, In : Animal. 5, 07, p. 1036-1047

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
animal science
Biological Sciences
mathematical models
extracts
bioinformatics
2010

Een haan legt geen eieren ... : alternatieven voor het doden van eendagshaantjes : dier & welzijn

Hoving, A. H., Leenstra, F. R., Aslam, M. A., Smits, M. A., Hulst, M., Woelders, H. & Groothuis, T., 2010, In : V-focus. 7, 5A, p. 44-45

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Open Access
10 Citations (Scopus)

Estrous behavior in dairy cows: identification of underlying mechanisms and gene functions

Boer, H. M. T., Veerkamp, R. F., Beerda, B. & Woelders, H., 2010, In : Animal. 4, 3, p. 446-453

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
dairy cows
gene expression
estrogens
milk yield
rodents
6 Citations (Scopus)

Functionality of cryopreserved juvenile ovaries from mutant mice in different genetic background strains after allotransplantation

Huang, K. Y., de Groot, S. A., Woelders, H., van der Horst, G. T. J., Themmen, A. P. N., Colenbrander, B. & Fentener van Vlissingen, J. M., 2010, In : Cryobiology. 60, 2, p. 129-137

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

genetic background
Ovary
Freezing
mutants
mice
13 Citations (Scopus)

Gene expression patterns in anterior pituitary associated with quantitative measure of oestrous behaviour in dairy cows

Kommadath, A., Mulder, H. A., de Wit, A. A. C., Woelders, H., Smits, M. A., Beerda, B., Veerkamp, R. F., Frijters, A. C. J. & te Pas, M. F. W., 2010, In : Animal. 4, 8, p. 1297-1307

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
anterior pituitary
dairy cows
gene expression
cows
heat
2008
10 Citations (Scopus)

Improved postthaw viability and in vitro functionality of peripheral blood hematopoietic progenitor cells after cryopreservation with a theoretically optimized freezing curve

Tijssen, M. R., Woelders, H., de Vries - van Rossen, A., van der Schoot, C., Voermans, C. & Lagerberg, J. W. M., 2008, In : Transfusion. 48, 5, p. 893-901

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Cryopreservation
Hematopoietic Stem Cells
Dimethyl Sulfoxide
Freezing
Transplants
2006
76 Citations (Scopus)

Animal genetic resources conservation in The Netherlands and Europe: Poultry perspective

Woelders, H., Zuidberg, C. A. & Hiemstra, S. J., 2006, In : Poultry Science. 85, 2, p. 216-222

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

animal genetic resources
germplasm conservation
semen
Netherlands
poultry
33 Citations (Scopus)

Improvement of parameters of freezing medium and freezing protocol for bull sperm using two osmotic supports.

Chaveiro, A., Machado, A. L., Frijters, A., Engel, B. & Woelders, H., 2006, In : Theriogenology. 65, 9, p. 1875-1890

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Freezing
Spermatozoa
bulls
freezing
cooling
17 Citations (Scopus)

Significant variability among bulls in the sperm membrane permeability for water and glycerol; possible implications for semen freezing protocols for individual males.

Chaveiro, A., Liu, J., Critser, J. K., Engel, B. & Woelders, H., 2006, In : Cryobiology. 53, 3, p. 349-359

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

membrane permeability
Semen
Freezing
Glycerol
Spermatozoa
2005
13 Citations (Scopus)

Cryopreservation of boar semen: equilibrium freezing in the cryomicroscope and in straws

Woelders, H., Matthijs, A., Zuidberg, C. A. & Chaveiro, A., 2005, In : Theriogenology. 63, 2, p. 383-395

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Cryopreservation
Semen
boars
cryopreservation
Freezing

Semen in straws

Woelders, H. & ten Napel, J., 2005, In : Pig International. 35, 4, p. 10-14

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

2004
3 Citations (Scopus)

Capacity of boar spermatozoa to bind zona pellucida proteins in vitro in relation to fertilization rates in vivo

Harkema, W., Visser, I., Soede, N. M., Kemp, B. & Woelders, H., 2004, In : Theriogenology. 61, 3, p. 227-238 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Zona Pellucida
zona pellucida
boars
Fertilization
Spermatozoa
13 Citations (Scopus)

Determination of bull sperm membrane permeability to water and cryoprotectants using a concentration-dependent self-quenching fluorophore

Chaveiro, A., Liu, J., Mullen, S., Woelders, H. & Critser, J. K., 2004, In : Cryobiology. 48, p. 72-80

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Cryoprotective Agents
Fluorophores
fluorescent dyes
membrane permeability
cryoprotectants
15 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of exposure of epididymal boar spermatozoa to seminal plasma on the binding of zona pellucida proteins during in vitro capacitation

Harkema, W., Colenbrander, B., Engel, B. & Woelders, H., 2004, In : Theriogenology. 61, 2-3, p. 215-226

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Zona Pellucida
zona pellucida
seminal plasma
Semen
boars
38 Citations (Scopus)

Theoretical prediction of 'optimal' freezing programmes

Woelders, H. & Chaveiro, A., 2004, In : Cryobiology. 49, 3, p. 258-271

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Freezing
freezing
cooling
Cooling
prediction
2003
134 Citations (Scopus)

Autologous and homologous transplantation of bovine spermatogonial stem cells

Izadyar, F., den Ouden, K., Stout, T. A. E., Stout, J. E., Coret, J., Lankveld, D. P., Spoormakers, T. J., Colenbrander, B., Oldenbroek, J. K., van der Ploeg, K., Woelders, H., Kal, H. B. & de Rooij, D. G., 2003, In : Reproduction. 126, 6, p. 765-774

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Autologous Transplantation
Homologous Transplantation
Testis
Stem Cells
Spermatogonia
52 Citations (Scopus)
Artificial Insemination
Neutrophil Infiltration
Phagocytosis
Spermatozoa
Leukocytes
2002
129 Citations (Scopus)

Development of a cryopreservation protocol for type A spermatogonia

Izadyar, F., Matthijs Rijsenbilt, J. J., den Ouden, K., Creemers, L. B., Woelders, H. & de Rooij, D. G., 2002, In : Journal of andrology. 23, 4, p. 537-545

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2001

Measurement of the permeability of the plasma membrane of bull spermatozoa to water and cryoprotectants using a concentration-dependent self-quenching fluorophore

Chaveiro, A. E. N., Liu, J., Woelders, H. & Critser, J. K., 2001, In : Cryobiology. 43

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review