Hartpury College

ANKE TWIGG-FLESNER - SENIOR LECTURER

Senior Lecturer Student Experience Programme Manager BSc (Hons.) Equine Management and Joint Programme Manager BS (Hons.) Equine Business Management

Teaching Interests:
Equine Reproduction, (Equine) Anatomy and Physiology

Research Interests:
Equine Reproduction with a focus on biotechnologies used in the equine industry,
Pedagogical research: transition into Higher Education and between levels within Higher Education

Recent Research Activity and Publications:
Mata, F; Bourbon, J; Twigg-Flesner, A; Greening, L (2013) Lusitano mare reproduction: contribution to the knowledge 64th Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science, Nantes, France

Mata, F; Bourbon, J; Twigg-Flesner, A; Greening, L (2013) Investigating follicle growth, uterine oedema and other factors affecting reproductive success in the Lusitano mare. Revista portuguesa de Zotecnia 2 (1): 1-14

Nankervis, K.J.; Entwistle, L., Gervaise-Baker, S., Earl, S., Twigg-Flesner, A. (2014) Thoracolumbar flexion-extension during water treadmill walking in press, accepted into ICEEP 9

Twigg- Flesner, A; Mata, F; Greening, L; Bourbon, J (2012) The effects of two endocrine treatments of the size of ovulatory follicles in Lusitano mares in Portugal. Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science Annual Conferences, in Advances in Animal Biosciences. 04/2012

Twigg-Flesner, A; Mata, F; Vernon, H (2013) The effects of equine semen storage on the success rate of equine embryo recovery in a commercial setting. Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science Annual Conferences, in Advances in Animal Biosciences.04/2013

Twigg-Flesner, A; Mata, F; Aspinall, R (2013) the effect of four commercially available extenders on motility of chilled stallion semen over time. Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science Annual Conferences, in Advances in Animal Biosciences.04/2013

Twigg-Flesner, A; Newman, A and Davies, E (2014) The Effect of Mare Age and Reproductive Status on Embryo Recovery Rate and the Quality of Embryos Recovered in press, accepted into BSAS 2014 annual conference

Twigg-Flesner, A; Stephenson, H and Davies, E (2014) Maternal cortisol levels in Primiparous and Multiparous Thoroughbred mares during Abrupt Pasture Weaning in press, accepted into BSAS 2014 annual conference