Center Head / Center for Species Survival
He leads a group of scientists, fellows, students, technicians and volunteers who study the reproductive biology of animals, from fish to elephants.
Comizzoli, Pierre and Wildt, David E. Mammalian fertility preservation through cryobiology: value of classical comparative studies and the need for new preservation options, Reproduction, Fertility and Development, 26 (1) . 2014.
Fujihara, Mayako, Comizzoli, Pierre, Keefer, Carol L., Wildt, David E. and Songsasen, Nucharin. Epidermal Growth Factor (EGF) Sustains In Vitro Primordial Follicle Viability by Enhancing Stromal Cell Proliferation via MAPK and PI3K Pathways in the Prepubertal, but Not Adult Cat Ovary, Biology of Reproduction, . 2014.
Johnson, Amy E. M., Freeman, Elizabeth W., Wildt, David E. and Songsasen, Nucharin. Spermatozoa from the maned wolf (Chrysocyon brachyurus) display typical canid hyper-sensitivity to osmotic and freezing-induced injury, but respond favorably to dimethylsulfoxide, Cryobiology, . 2014.
Pukazhenthi, Budhan S., Johnson, Aime, David Guthrie, H., Songsasen, Nucharin, Padilla, Luis R., Wolfe, Barbara A., Silva, Marco Coutinho da, Alvarenga, Marco A. and Wildt, David E. Improved Sperm Cryosurvival in Diluents Containing Amides versus Glycerol in the Przewalski's Horse (Equus ferus przewalskii), Cryobiology, . 2014.
Graves-Herring, Jennifer, Wildt, David E. and Comizzoli, Pierre. Retention of Structure and Function of the Cat Germinal Vesicle after Air-Drying and Storage at Supra-Zero Temperature, Biology of Reproduction, 88 (6) 1-7. 2013.