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Zoltan Machaty

Animal Sciences 

  • Professor of Animal Sciences
LILY Room 3-233
915 W. State St.
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2054

Area of Expertise: Reproductive Physiology and Developmental Biology

Education: B.S., Debrecen University, Hungary; M.S. and Ph.D., Szent Istvan University, Hungary
Post-doctoral Training: University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri

Research Program


ANSC 53400 - Advanced Reproductive Physiology 

News Releases

Cellular Clues - Animal Sciences researchers look for links between egg quality and disease development - Purdue Agricultures Magazine, Summer 2007

Personal Information

Dr. Machaty grew up in Hungary. He has a wife, two daughters, and two cats. He enjoys travelling, hiking, and photography. Zoltan can bake excellent bread. 


L-R photos: Pig embryo after DNA staining | Pig egg | Pig blastocysts


Machaty, Z. Complete Activation of Mammalian Oocytes. U.S. Patent No. US 6,211,429 B1. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.