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Rick W. Rorie

Department of Animal Science

University of Arkansas, USA

Professor for Animal Science

Email: rrorie@uark.edu


1987 Ph.D., Animal Science (Reproductive Physiology), Louisiana State University, USA

1979 M.S., Animal Science, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, USA

1977 B.S., Animal Science, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, USA

Research Fields

Reproductive Physiology

Assisted Reproductive Technologies


Publications (selected)

  1. RORIE, R.W., DELGADO, P.A. and LESTER, T.D., 2014. Variation among beef bulls in the ratio of X- to Y-chromosome bearing spermatozoa. Advances in Reproductive Sciences, vol. 2, no. 4, pp. 69-75. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/arsci.2014.24008
  2. ROWE, M.P., POWELL, J.G., KEGLEY, E.B., LESTER, T.D. and RORIE, R.W., 2014. Effect of supplemental trace mineral source on bull semen quality. Professional Animal Scientist, vol. 30, no. 1, pp. 68-73. ISSN 1080-7446.
  3. POWELL, J.G., LESTER, T.D., ROWE, M.P., WILLIAMS. C.L. and RORIE, R.W., 2011. Evaluation of a modified progestin-select synch estrus synchronization protocol in beef cows and heifers. Professional Animal Scientist, vol. 27, no. 6, pp. 535-539. ISSN 1080-7446.
  4. LOOPER, M.L., RORIE, R.W., PERSON, C.N., LESTER, T.D., HALLFORD, D.M., AIKEN, G.E., ROBERTS, C.A., ROTTINGHAUS, G.E. and ROSENKRANS, C.F., JR., 2009. Influence of toxic endophyte-infected fescue on sperm characteristics and endocrine factors of yearling Brahman-influenced bulls. Journal of Animal Science, vol. 87, no. 3, pp. 1184-1191. ISSN 0021-8812. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.2527/jas.2008-1258
  5. WANG, H., LOOPER, M.L., JOHNSON, Z.B., RORIE, R.W. and ROSENKRANS, C.F., JR., 2009. Involvement of signaling pathways in bovine sperm motility and effect of ergot alkaloids. In Vitro Cellular & Developmental Biology - Animal, vol. 45, no. 8, pp. 483-489. ISSN 1071-2690. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11626-009-9191-8
  6. POST, N.M., KREIDER, D.L. and RORIE, R.W., 2005. Timed insemination in beef heifers after synchronization of estrus with controlled intravaginal drug releasing (CIDR) device and mesengesterol acetate (MGA). Professional Animal Scientist, vol. 21, no. 2, pp. 107-113. ISSN 1080-7446.
  7. BURKE, J.M. and RORIE R.W., 2002. Changes in ovarian function in mature beef cows grazing endophyte-infected tall fescue. Theriogenology vol. 57, no. 6, pp. 1733-1742. ISSN 0093-691X.
    Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0093-691X(02)00676-3
  8. RORIE, R.W., BILBY, T.R. and LESTER, T.D., 2002. Application of electronic estrus detection technology to reproductive management of cattle. Theriogenology, vol. 57, no. 1, pp. 137-148. ISSN 0093-691X. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0093-691X(01)00663-X
  9. MELNYCHUK, V.L., COOPER, M.A., KIRBY, J.D., RORIE, R.W. and ANTHONY, N.B., 2002. Use of ultrasonography to characterize of ovary status in chicken. Journal of Poultry Science, vol. 81, no. 6, pp. 892-895. ISSN 0032-5791. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ps/81.6.892
  10. KREIDER, D.L., RORIE, R., BROWN, D., MILLER F. and WRIGHT, S., 2001. Enhancement of ovulation rate and litter size in gilts. Journal of Animal Science, vol. 79, pp. 1691-1696. ISSN 0021-8812.
  11. RORIE, R.W., 1999. Effect of timing of insemination on mammalian sex ratio. Theriogenology, vol. 52, no. 6, pp. 1273-1280. ISSN 0093-691X. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0093-691X(99)00216-2
  12. LUNDIN-SCHILLER, S., KREIDER, D.L., RORIE, R.W., HARDESTY, D., MITCHELL, M.D. and KOIKE, T., 1996. Characterization of porcine endometrial, myometrial and mammary oxytocin binding sites during gestation and labor. Biology of Reproduction, vol. 55, no. 3, pp. 575-581. ISSN 006-3363.
    Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1095/biolreprod55.3.575
  13. RORIE, R.W., LESTER, T.D., MILLER. G.F., GLIEDT, D.W. and MCNEW, R.W., 1994. Effects of protein source and co-culture on bovine embryo development in synthetic oviductal fluid medium. Theriogenology vol. 42, no. 3, pp. 385-395. ISSN 0093-691X. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0093-691X(94)90677-B
  14. RORIE, R.W., POOL, S.H, PRICHARD, J.F., BETTERIDGE, K.J. and GODKE, R.A., 1994. A simplified procedure for making reconstituted blastocysts for interspecific or intergeneric transfer. Veterinary Record, vol. 135, pp. 186-187. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/vr.135.8.186
  15. GODKE, R.A. and RORIE, R.W., 1993. Embryo microsurgery for large animals. In: Fishel S. and Symonds, E., Ed., Gamete and Embryo Micromanipulation in Human Reproduction, Edward Arnold, Kent, England, 262-272.
  16. XU, K.P., YADAV, B.R., RORIE, R.W., PLANTE, L., BETTERIDGE, K.J. and KING, W.A., 1992. Development and viability of bovine embryos derived from oocytes matured and fertilized in vitro and cultured with bovine oviductal epithelial cells. Journal of Reproduction and Fertility, vol. 94, no. 1, pp. 33-43. ISSN 0022-4251. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1530/jrf.0.0940033
  17. HWANG, D.H., POOL, S.H., RORIE, R.W., BOUDREAU, M. and GODKE, R.A., 1988. Transitional changes in arachadonic acid metabolism by bovine embryos at different developmental stages. Prostaglandins, vol. 35, no. 3, pp. 387-402. ISSN 0090-6980. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0090-6980(88)90130-X
  18. HUMES, P.E., VOELKEL, S.A., AGUEL, C.F., RORIE, R.W. and GODKE, R.A., 1987. The effect of beef recipient female on embryo transplant offspring. Theriogenology, vol. 27, no. 1, pp. 115-137. ISSN 0093-691X. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0093-691X(87)90074-4
  19. RORIE, R.W., PENDLETON, R.J., POOL, S.H. YOUNGS, C.R. and GODKE, R.A., 1986. The viability of bovine 'half' embryos produced before and after liquid nitrogen (LN2) freezing. In: Feichtinger and Kemeter, Ed., Future Aspects in Human In Vitro Fertilization, Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, West Germany, 26-35.



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