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In this study, a feeding trial was conducted to evaluate the effects of adding different levels of sodium butyrate in high plant protein diets on growth performance, nutrient apparent digestibility coefficients and liver antioxidant function of juvenile turbot (Scophthalmus maximus L.), and to...

Author(s)
Wei ChaoQing; Zhou HuiHui; Wang Xuan; Mai KangSen; Xu Wei; He Gen
Publisher
Chinese Association of Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine, Beijing, China
Citation
Chinese Journal of Animal Nutrition, 2017, 29, 9, pp 3392-3402
Abstract

This study evaluated the effect of dietary protein level on growth performance and haemato-immunological parameters of juvenile genetically improved farm tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus, fed five iso-caloric diets of dietary protein levels 25-45%, formulated using white fish, casein, gelatine,...

Author(s)
Kpundeh, M. D.; Qiang Jun; He Jie; Yang Hong; Xu Pao
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Aquaculture International, 2015, 23, 5, pp 1189-1201
Abstract

The effects of different dietary inclusion levels (0, 5 and 10%) of IMTA-cultivated Gracilaria vermiculophylla on rainbow trout growth performance and flesh quality traits were evaluated. Flesh chemical composition (moisture, protein, lipid, vitamin E and iodine contents), sensory attributes and...

Author(s)
Valente, L. M. P.; Rema, P.; Ferraro, V.; Pintado, M.; Sousa-Pinto, I.; Cunha, L. M.; Oliveira, M. B.; Araújo, M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Aquaculture, 2015, 446, pp 132-139
Abstract

This study was conducted to test the replacement of fish meal (FM) with a combination of corn gluten meal (CGM)-soyabean meal (SBM) (at a ratio of 58:42, respectively) fortified with lysine, taurine and monocalcium phosphate (MCP) in turbot (Scophthalmus maximus) diets. FM as the main protein...

Author(s)
Sevgİlİ, H.; Kurtoğlu, A.; Oİkawa, M.; Aksoy, A.; Kocakaya, S.; Öztürk, E.; Uysal, R.; Oruç, H. G.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Journal of Applied Ichthyology, 2015, 31, 2, pp 355-361
Abstract

In order to estimate the appropriate protein to lipid (P/L) ratio of blunt snout bream (Megalobrama amblycephala) for semi-purified diet in different growth stages, 2 feeding trials including diets with different P/L levels were conducted in the same formula system. Casein and Peruvian fish meal...

Author(s)
Yao LinJie; Ye YuanTu; Cai ChunFang; Xu Fan; Liu Meng; Liu HanChao; Dong JiaoJiao; Chen KeQuan; Huang YuWei
Publisher
Science Press, Beijing, China
Citation
Journal of Fisheries of China, 2014, 38, 6, pp 861-868
Abstract

A 12-week feeding trial was carried out to evaluate the effects of different levels of dietary choline on growth rate, body composition and total liver lipid of juvenile Siberian sturgeon, Acipenser baerii. A semi-purified basal diet was formulated using vitamin-free casein and wheat gluten as a ...

Author(s)
Sadati, M. A. Y.; Hassani, M. H. S.; Pourkazemi, M.; Shakourian, M.; Pourasadi, M.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Journal of Applied Ichthyology, 2014, 30, 6, pp 1632-1636
Abstract

Temperature is one of the most important physical factors influencing fish growth. Under optimal temperatures, food energy partitioned into fish growth can be maximized. However, when a marine carnivorous species is cultured in an environment where temperature falls outside the optimal range of a...

Author(s)
Bowyer, J. N.; Qin, J. G.; Stone, D. A. J.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Melbourne, Australia
Citation
Reviews in Aquaculture, 2013, 5, 1, pp 10-32, 59
Abstract

A feeding trial was conducted to investigate the optimal dietary L-methionine level for the large yellow croaker (Pseudosciaena crocea R.) larvae from 12 to 42 days after hatching (DAH 12-42). We designed six groups of microdiets (MDs), which contains equal amounts of nitrogen (8.8%) and energy...

Author(s)
Yu HaiRui; Ai QingHui; Mai KangSen; Zambonino-Infante, J. L.; Cahu, C. L.
Publisher
Science Press, Beijing, China
Citation
Acta Hydrobiologica Sinica, 2013, 37, 6, pp 1094-1102
Abstract

Rainbow trout was cultured widespread all around the world, but the healthy of rainbow trout was generally inhibited by high-density culture. A 50-d feeding trial was carried out to investigate the effects of dietary chitosan on growth performance, body composition and non-specific immunity of...

Author(s)
Jiang JinKun; Wang JiYing; Zhang LiMin; Liu XuDong; Feng DeZhi; Jiang KeJun; Zhang DeRui
Publisher
Science Press, Beijing, China
Citation
Oceanologia et Limnologia Sinica / Hai Yang Yu Hu Chao, 2012, 43, 4, pp 729-734
Abstract

Rendered animal protein ingredients, such as feather meal and blood meal, are promising animal protein sources for the replacement of fish meal often proved to combine synergistically. Three practical diets containing similar amounts of PD/ED (22.0 mg/kJ) but differing in the amount of digestible...

Author(s)
Nogueira, N.; Cordeiro, N.; Andrade, C.; Aires, T.
Publisher
Central Fisheries Research Institute (CFRI), Trabzon, Turkey
Citation
Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 2012, 12, 3, pp 641-650

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