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An investigation was conducted to evaluate the effect of feeding selected exotic ingredients on immune responses and expression of immune related genes in mirror carp (Cyprinus carpio). Fish were fed diets for a total of 56 days. Fishmeal served as the main protein source in the control diet and...

Author(s)
Rawling, M. D.; Merrifield, D. L.; Kühlwein, H.; Snellgrove, D.; Gioacchini, G.; Carnevali, O.; Davies, S. J.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Aquaculture, 2014, 418/419, pp 177-184
Abstract

As the cheap and sustainable recycled natural resources, intestinal casing meal (ICM) and yeast of monosodium glutamate (YMG) might be alternative protein sources in aquaculture diets. To determine the effects of dietary ICM and YMG on fish growth, feed utilization and gut allochthonous bacteria,...

Author(s)
Li ZhiMin; Xu Li; Liu WenShu; Liu YuChun; Ringø, E.; Du ZhenYu; Zhou ZhiGang
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Aquaculture International, 2015, 23, 4, pp 913-928
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The use of blue green algae Spirulina in aquaculture has several potential advantages over the production of fish. This study was designed to investigate the effect of different replacement levels of fishmeal with Spirulina on microbial load of common carp Cyprinus carpio L., the trail was...

Author(s)
Abdulrahman, N. M.; Ameen, H. J. H.
Publisher
College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Mosul, Mosul, Iraq
Citation
Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2013, 27, 1, pp 57-60
Abstract

Plant protein sources have been identified to have the greatest potential to replace fish meal protein in aquafeeds. However, plant ingredients contain significant quantities of carbohydrates, and the ability of fish to utilize dietary carbohydrates as energy sources for growth is limited. Included ...

Author(s)
Zhou Yi; Yuan XiaoChen; Liang XuFang; Fang Liu; Li Jie; Guo XiaoZe; Bai XiaoLi; He Shan
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Aquaculture, 2013, 416/417, pp 1-7
Abstract

An 8-week feeding experiment was conducted to determine the effect of dietary methionine supplementation on intestinal microflora and humoral immune of juvenile Jian carp (initial weight of 9.9±0.0 g) reared in indoor flow-through and aerated aquaria. Eight amino acid test diets (350 g kg-1 crude...

Author(s)
Tang, L.; Wang, G. X.; Jiang, J.; Feng, L.; Yang, L.; Li, S. H.; Kuang, S. Y.; Zhou, X. Q.
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, UK
Citation
Aquaculture Nutrition, 2009, 15, 5, pp 477-483
Abstract

Five diets in which fish meal was replaced at 0 (control), 25, 50, 75 and 100% through the incorporation of S. platensis were offered to common carp fry (0.56 g) stocked (25/cistern) into cement cisterns (25 m2) at 5% body weight daily for 120 days. Another diet with Spirulina as the sole source of ...

Author(s)
Nandeesha, M. C.; Gangadhar, B.; Varghese, T. J.; Keshavanath, P.
Citation
Aquaculture Research, 1998, 29, 5, pp 305-312

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