Dr Ian Jeffcoate

Senior University Teacher
Veterinary medicine
University of Glasgow

Fields of interest

Reproduction, Physiology, Endocrinology, crop residue utilization

Recent publications

Osaer S, Goossens B, Jeffcoate IA and Holmes PH (1998) Effects of Trypanosoma congolense and nutritional supplements in Djallonke ewes on liveweight  during pregnancy, post partum weight, haematology parameters and lamb performance. Research in Veterinary Science 65, 65-69

Osaer S, Goossens B, Kora S and Jeffcoate IA (1999) Effects of Trypanosoma congolense infection and diet on puberty, age at first lambing and haematology changes in Djallonke ewe lambs. Veterinary Parasitology 80. 215-230

Amiridis GS, Robertson L, Reid S, Boyd JS, O’Shaughnessy PJ and Jeffcoate IA (1999) Plasma estradiol, FSH and LH concentration after dominant follicle aspiration in the cow. Theriogenology 52, 995-1003

Jeffcoate IA, McBride M, Harvey MJ and Aughey E (2000) Measurement of plasma oestradiol after an injection of a gonadotrophin as a test for neutered bitches. Vet Rec 146, 599-602

Abdul-Rahman II, Awumbila B, Jeffcoate IJ, Robinson JE, Obese FY (2015) Sexing in Guinea Fowls (Numida meleagris) Poultry Science 94: 311-318. ( IF 1.7)


Abdul-Rahman II, , Jeffcoate IJ, Robinson JE, Obese FY, Awumbila B (2015) Effect of season on the reproductive organ and plasma testosterone concentrations in guinea cocks (Numida meleagris) Poultry Science (in press September 2015)


Abdul-Rahman II, Obese FY, Robinson JE, Awumbila B, Jeffcoate IJ (2015) Effects of season on the reproductive organ and steroid hormone profiles in Guinea hens (Numida meleagris) Poultry Science (in press October 2015). (IF 1.7) DOI 10.1080/00071668.2016.1154504


G A Teye, H K Dei, P Mbii and Jeffcoate IA 2011 Whole cotton seed as a supplement for small ruminants in N Ghana, a DFID project report. University for Development Studies, Tamale, Ghana