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Reducing growth rates in hatcheries may improve the welfare of farmed fish and increase the success of conservation efforts.

Date
13 September 2017
News Article

No difference in growth performance of catfish fed on cassava, sorghum or corn

Date
17 July 2017
News Article

Cataracts in farmed salmonids are thought to be caused by both sub-optimal conditions and nutritional deficiencies.

Date
31 May 2017
AbstractFull Text

Hypoxia is one of the major stresses in aquaculture animals. Bighead carp (Hypophthalmichthys nobilis) is one of the most important aquaculture fish in China, which is sensitive to hypoxia stress, and the related genetic research is rarely reported. In this study, six hypoxia-sensitive samples (S...

Author(s)
Liu XueLi; Wang XinHua; Yu XiaoMu; Pang MeiXia; Tong JinGou
Publisher
Journal of Agricultural Biotechnology, Beijing, China
Citation
Journal of Agricultural Biotechnology, 2017, 25, 8, pp 1326-1335
Abstract

The genus Cyprinivirus consists of a growing list of phylogenetically related viruses, some of which cause severe economic losses to the aquaculture industry. The archetypal member, cyprinid herpesvirus 3 (CyHV-3) causes mass mortalities worldwide in koi and common carp. A CyHV-3 mutant was...

Author(s)
Boutier, M.; Gao Yuan; Vancsok, C.; Suárez, N. M.; Davison, A. J.; Vanderplasschen, A.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Antiviral Research, 2017, 145, pp 60-69
Abstract

Aquaponics is technology developed from the aquaculture industry that integrates intensive farming of fish and utilizes plants (integrates hydroponics) in a continuous closed loop to clean the water for the fish. The plants clean the water of nitrate (waste form is initially ammonia) which has been ...

Author(s)
Scattini, N.; Maj, S. P.
Publisher
Canadian Center of Science and Education, Toronto, Canada
Citation
Modern Applied Science, 2017, 11, 9, pp 165-171
Abstract

This study examined the effect of substituting vegetable oil for fish oil in feed, with subsequent re-introduction of fish oil-rich feed (finishing feeding) in late stages of growth, on the fatty acids of cultivated European whitefish (Coregonus lavaretus). Restorative finishing feeding with fish...

Author(s)
Suomela, J. P.; Tarvainen, M.; Kallio, H.; Airaksinen, S.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Lipids, 2017, 52, 10, pp 849-855
Abstract

Since the late nineteenth century, pure cultures have been regarded as the cornerstone of bacteriology. However, not all bacteria will multiply sufficiently to produce visible colonies on solid media; some cells will produce micro-colonies that are invisible to the naked eye. Moreover, the...

Author(s)
Austin, B.
Publisher
Springer International Publishing AG, Cham, Switzerland
Citation
Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 2017, 110, 10, pp 1247-1256
Abstract

The issue of heavy metal toxicity has received considerable attention in aquaculture field. Most studies of heavy metal in aquaculture have only focused on fish species and molluscs but not prawn. Thus, the key research objective of this study is to identify and study selected heavy metals in ...

Author(s)
Lee WeiPeng; Payus, C. M.; Siti Aishah, M. A.; Vun LeongWan
Publisher
International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology Press (IACSIT), Jurong West, Singapore
Citation
International Journal of Environmental Science and Development, 2017, 8, 7, pp 530-533
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Although vaccination and post-vaccination studies have gained considerable importance in the field of aquaculture diseases, little is understood about the mechanism of immune-protection in vaccinated fish following infection. In the present study, an attempt was made to discover the mechanism of...

Author(s)
Pujarini Dash; Yadav, S. K.; Garg, L. C.; Aparna Dixit; Sahoo, P. K.
Publisher
Veterinarski Fakultet Sveučilišta u Zagrebu (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Zagreb), Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Veterinarski Arhiv, 2017, 87, 5, pp 607-622

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