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Aquaculture

Covering all aspects of production of cultured aquatic species, including nutrition, genetics, reproduction, health, behaviour and welfare 

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Abstract

Current aquaculture practices have a detrimental impact on the environment, in particular due to the release of high concentration of nitrogen and phosphorus that can induce eutrophication. This study investigates and compares the capacity of three microalgae species Tetraselmis suecica, Isochrysis...

Authors
Andreotti, V.; Chindris, A.; Brundu, G.; Vallainc, D.; Francavilla, M.; García, J.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis
Publication
Chemistry and Ecology, 2017, 33, 8, pp 750-761
Abstract

Waterfowl ingest residual lead or nontoxic shotshell pellets while foraging for food in agricultural and other habitats. The Chenier Plain of Louisiana and Texas and the Texas Mid-Coast provide important habitats for wintering waterfowl, yet these regions are characterized by long traditions of...

Authors
Marty, J. R.; Davis, J. B.; Brasher, M. G.; Kaminski, R. M.; Brinkman, E. L.
Publisher
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Publication
Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management, 2017, 8, 1, pp 173-180
Abstract

Interferon regulatory factor (IRF)-4, 8, and 9 are essential in host defense against pathogens. Here, the full-length coding sequence (CDS), protein structure, and immune response of IRF4/8/9 (lc IRF4/8/9) were characterized in large yellow croaker (Larimichthys crocea). The open reading frame of...

Authors
Tang JingTeng; Jiang LiHua; Liu Wei; Lou Bao; Wu ChangWen; Zhang JianShe
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd
Publication
Developmental and Comparative Immunology, 2018, 78, pp 35-41
CAB ReviewFull Text

There is a growing need to understand how our current interactions and practices influence fish welfare and wellbeing. Particularly given the increasing use of fish both as model organisms in research, for example zebrafish used in biomedical experiments, and also in terms of food production in...

Date
October 2017
Subjects
animal health; animal models; animal welfare; aquaria; aquatic animals; aquatic organisms; disease models; environmental management; fish culture; fish production; food production; gene expression; handling; molecular genetics; stress; stress response
Authors
Braithwaite, V. A.
News Article

A study has shown that group-housed zebrafish show lower levels of stress when they undergo procedures like fin clipping than those who are housed...

Date
October 2017
Event

2 - 6 September 2018 - Charlottetown, PEI

Venue
Charlottetown, PEI
Country
Canada
CABI Book Info
Cover for Fish viruses and bacteria: pathobiology and protection.

This book contains 25 illustrated chapters that describe the epidemiology, prevalence, distribution, transmission, physiopathology, clinical signs, diagnosis, prevention, control strategies, legislative aspects and economic impact of bacterial and viral diseases of fishes, including: Infectious...

Authors
Woo, P. T. K.; Cipriano, R. C.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647784)
Miscellaneous

The 2016 edition of the state of world fisheries and aquaculture key function as a provider of informed, balanced and comprehensive analysis of global fisheries and aquaculture data and related issues are presented. This edition is divided into four parts (world overview, selected issues,...

Publisher
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Publication
FAO 2016. The state of world fisheries and aquaculture: contributing to food security and nutrition for all, 2016, pp ix + 190 pp.
AbstractFull Text

Objective - The study aims to determine efficacy of propofol as an inmersión agent to induce anesthesia in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Design - Experimental study. Animals - 36 healthy rainbow trout. Procedure - Trouts were sorted randomly in two groups, 18 fish each one. Both groups were...

Authors
Prieto, G. F.; Urzúa, N. F.; Mancini, M. A.; Tonini, M. P.; Messina, J.; Salas, S.; Errecalde, C. A.
Publisher
Iranian Veterinary Surgery Association
Publication
Iranian Journal of Veterinary Surgery, 2017, 12, 1, pp 18-24
AbstractFull Text

Introduction Fishes and shellfish not only contribute to food and nutrition security but also to the livelihood of coastal communities in the Philippines. However, some fishing grounds are contaminated and health advisories against seafood consumption are issued, which may negatively affect the...

Authors
Amparo, J. M. S.; Talavera, M. T. M.; Barrion, A. S. A.; Mendoza, M. E. T.; Dapito, M. B.
Publisher
Malaysian Journal of Nutrition
Publication
Malaysian Journal of Nutrition, 2017, 23, 2, pp 263-277

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