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The rose spotted snapper is an important fishery resource with potential for farming in several Latin American countries. Since transcriptomic information was not available for this species, we generated a reference transcriptome from eleven tissues (brain, heart, gonad, liver, gut, muscle, white...

Author(s)
Escalante-Rojas, M.; Peña, E.; Hernández, C.; Llera-Herrera, R.; Garcia-Gasca, A.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Aquaculture Research, 2018, 49, 4, pp 1709-1722
Abstract

Legumes such as soybean, peas and lupin have attracted considerable interest as potential sources of protein to replace finite and limiting supplies of marine fishmeal (FM) as major ingredients for aquafeeds. In this respect, faba beans (Vicia faba) represent a widespread and relatively unexploited ...

Author(s)
Santis, C. de; Martin, S. A. M.; Dehler, C. E.; Iannetta, P. P. M.; Leeming, D.; Tocher, D. R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Aquaculture, 2016, 465, pp 124-133
Abstract

Taurine, which has multiple important physiological roles in teleost fish and mammals, is an amino acid not found in alternative protein sources not derived from animals. Although taurine is found in fish-meal-based feeds, its high water solubility leads to lower taurine levels in...

Author(s)
Watson, A. M.; Barrows, F. T.; Place, A. R.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
North American Journal of Aquaculture, 2014, 76, 3, pp 190-200
Abstract

The effects of a dietary soy protein concentrate (SPC) as a fish meal (FM) substitute, on selected innate immune responses, the oxidative status, hepatic and intestinal morphology of gilthead sea bream, Sparus aurata, were evaluated after a three-month feeding trial. Isonitrogenous (45% crude...

Author(s)
Kokou, F.; Sarropoulou, E.; Cotou, E.; Kentouri, M.; Alexis, M.; Rigos, G.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Fish & Shellfish Immunology, 2017, 64, pp 111-121
Abstract

Aquaculture feeds for carnivorous finfish species have been dependent upon the use of fish meal as the major source of dietary protein; however, the increasing demands upon the finite quantity of this high-quality protein source requires that feeds become increasingly comprised of alternative plant ...

Author(s)
Murray, H. M.; Lall, S. P.; Rajesh Rajaselvam; Boutilier, L. A.; Blanchard, B.; Flight, R. M.; Colombo, S.; Vindhya Mohindra; Douglas, S. E.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Aquaculture, 2010, 298, 3/4, pp 282-293
Abstract

Herbivorous (20% vegetable protein, 40% carbohydrate) and carnivorous diets (40% marine animal protein, 20% carbohydrate) were experimentally tested to assess their effect on the energy balance and energetic substrates utilized by postlarvae (PL's/15 days) and juvenile shrimp (3-6 g) of Litopenaeus ...

Author(s)
Maldonado, C.; Cuzon, G.; Guzmán, E.; Brito, R.; Soto, L.; Arena, L.; Gaxiola, G.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Aquaculture, 2009, 296, 1/2, pp 123-128
Abstract

This study was undertaken to assess the interactive effects of dietary biotin and avidin on growth, feed conversion, survival and deficiency syndrome of tilapia and to determine the influence of dietary biotin deficiency on the expression of key genes related to biotin metabolism in tilapia. Six...

Author(s)
Sarker, P. K.; Yossa, R.; Karanth, S.; Ekker, M.; Vandenberg, G. W.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Fish Physiology and Biochemistry, 2012, 38, 4, pp 1183-1193
Abstract

Altered lipid metabolism has been shown in fish fed plant protein sources. The present study aimed to gain further insights into how intestinal and hepatic lipid absorption and metabolism are modulated by plant meal (PM) and soya-saponin (SA) inclusion in salmon feed. Post-smolt Atlantic salmon...

Author(s)
Gu Min; Kortner, T. M.; Penn, M.; Hansen, A. K.; Krogdahl, Ǻ.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
British Journal of Nutrition, 2014, 111, 3, pp 432-444
Abstract

Background: Use of plant ingredients in aquaculture feeds is impeded by high contents of antinutritional factors such as saponins, which may cause various pharmacological and biological effects. In this study, transcriptome changes were analyzed using 21k oligonucleotide microarray and qPCR in the...

Author(s)
Kortner, T. M.; Skugor, S.; Penn, M. H.; Mydland, L. T.; Djordjevic, B.; Hillestad, M.; Krasnov, A.; Krogdahl, Ǻ.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2012, 8, 101, pp (2 July 2012)
Abstract

Inclusion of plant protein sources such as soyabean meal (SBM) in aquafeeds is associated with decreased lipid digestibility, reduced bile acid levels and hypocholesterolaemia. The mechanism for these metabolic abnormalities is unknown. The present study aimed at gaining further insight into how...

Author(s)
Kortner, T. M.; Gu JinNi; Krogdahl, Ǻ.; Bakke, A. M.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
British Journal of Nutrition, 2013, 109, 4, pp 593-604

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