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Felipe Martínez Pastor

martinezpastor.jpg"Ramón y Cajal" researcher
fmarp{at}unileon.es

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Doctor in Biology since 2004 (University of León, Spain). Doctoral thesis: "Post-mortem recovery and quality of the spermatozoa obtained from the cauda epididymis of Iberian red deer (Cervus elaphus hispanicus)". PDF (3,6 MB).
I joined the GBR in november of 2005. My research activity is mainly dedicated to the study of the effect of oxidative stress on deer spermatozoa and its remediation. Moreover, I ave been collaborating with Dr. Elsa Cabrita from the CCMAR (Faro, Portugal) since 2005, on the application of CASA and other techniques for the analysis of sperm in teleostei.
Currently, I am collaborating in a conservation project at the Brookfield Zoo (Illinois, USA). I am integrating reproductive parameters (sperm traits) in the outcomes of different captivity breeding programs for wild species.

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Most relevant publications

Complete list of publications in PubMed.
  • Felipe Martinez-Pastor, Elsa Cabrita, Florbela Soares, Luis Anel, Maria Teresa Dinis. Multivariate cluster analysis to study motility activation of solea senegalensis spermatozoa: a model for marine teleosts. Reproduction, 135(4):449–459, 2008.
  • M. R. Fernández-Santos, F. Martínez-Pastor, V. García-Macías, M. Esteso, A. J. Soler, P. de Paz, L. Anel, J. J. Garde. Sperm characteristics and DNA integrity of Iberian red deer (Cervus elaphus hispanicus) epididymal spermatozoa frozen in the presence of enzymatic and non-enzymatic antioxidants. J Androl, in press, 2006. Link (Journal of Andrology)
  • F. Martínez-Pastor, L. Anel, C. Guerra, M. Álvarez, A. J. Soler, J. J. Garde, C. A. Chamorro, P. de Paz. Seminal plasma improves cryopreservation of Iberian red deer epididymal sperm. Theriogenology, 66(8):1847–56, 2006. Link (ScienceDirect)
  • F. Martínez-Pastor, A. R. Díaz-Corujo, E.. Anel, P. Herráez, L. Anel, P. de Paz. Post mortem time and season alter subpopulation characteristics of Iberian red deer epididymal sperm. Theriogenology, 64(4):958–74, 2005. Link (ScienceDirect)
  • F. Martínez-Pastor, V. García-Macías, M. Álvarez, P. Herráez, L. Anel, P. de Paz. Sperm subpopulations in Iberian red deer epididymal sperm and their changes through the cryopreservation process. Biol Reprod, 72(2):316–27, 2005. Link (Biology of Reproduction)