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The glucose transporters (GLUTs) are well known for their essential roles in moving the key metabolites, glucose, galactose, fructose and a number of other important substrates in and out of cells. In this study, we identified a total of 21 glut genes in spotted sea bass (Lateolabrax maculatus)...

Author(s)
Fan HongYing; Zhou YangYang; Wen HaiShen; Zhang XiaoYan; Zhang KaiQian; Qi Xin; Xu Peng; Li Yun
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. D: Genomics & Proteomics, 2019, 30, pp 217-229
Abstract

Osteoglossiformes represents one of the most ancestral teleost lineages, currently widespread over almost all continents, except for Antarctica. However, data involving advanced molecular cytogenetics or comparative genomics are yet largely limited for this fish group. Therefore, the present...

Author(s)
Oliveira, E. A. de; Bertollo, L. A. C.; Rab, P.; Ezaz, T.; Yano, C. F.; Hatanaka, T.; Jegede, O. I.; Tanomtong, A.; Liehr, T.; Sember, A.; Maruyama, S. R.; Feldberg, E.; Viana, P. F.; Cioffi, M. de B.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2019, 14, 3, pp e0214225
Abstract

Chromosome banding pattern study is a useful tool in exploring evolutionary mechanisms of fish because it provides basic information on the banding number, size and morphology of chromosomes. Up to now, there has been no report on chromosome banding patterns in fishes. In order to understand the...

Author(s)
Liu YongShan; Liu XueZhou; Shi Bao; Xu YongJiang; Li Rong; Lu YongJun; Song XueSong; Wang Bin; Jiang Yan
Publisher
Science Press, Beijing, China
Citation
Journal of Fisheries of China, 2018, 42, 9, pp 1338-1347
Abstract

Distant hybridization occurs widely in fishes and is a useful strategy to produce different ploidy offsprings. In this study, we obtained androgenetic blunt snout bream (2n=48, ADBSB), triploid hybrids (3n=124, 3nJB) and tetraploid hybrids (4n=148, 4nJB) from the hybridization of two species from...

Author(s)
Hu FangZhou; Wu Chang; Zhou YunFan; Cao Liu; Xiao Jun; Wang Shi; Wu YanHong; Ren Li; Liu QingFeng; Li WuHui; Wen Ming; Tao Min; Qin QinBo; Zhao RuRong; Luo KaiKun; Liu ShaoJun
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Aquaculture, 2018, 491, pp 50-58
Abstract

Many allopatric populations of the pearl cichlid Geophagus brasiliensis show remarkable morphological, chromosomal, and DNA sequence divergence. As a result, Geophagus brasiliensis is regarded as a species complex, combining recent descriptions of new species and several uncertainties about their...

Author(s)
Souza, C. R.; Affonso, P. R. A. de M.; Bitencourt, J. de A.; Sampaio, I.; Carneiro, P. L. S.
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Hydrobiologia, 2018, 809, pp 309-321
Abstract

The present study aimed to investigate whether the Gfra1/Gdnf and/or Kit/Kitlg regulatory pathways could be involved in the regulation of spermatogonial cell proliferation and/or differentiation in fish. Homologs of the mammalian gfra1, gdnf, kitr, and kitlg genes were identified in gnathostomes...

Author(s)
Maouche, A.; Curran, E.; Goupil, A. S.; Sambroni, E.; Bellaiche, J.; Gac, F. le; Lareyre, J. J.
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Fish Physiology and Biochemistry, 2018, 44, 6, pp 1599-1616
Abstract

Background: Solea senegalensis (Kaup, 1858) is a commercially important flatfish species, belonging to the Pleuronectiformes order. The taxonomy of this group has long been controversial, and the karyotype of the order presents a high degree of variability in diploid number, derived from...

Author(s)
García-Angulo, A.; Merlo, M. A.; Portela-Bens, S.; Rodríguez, M. E.; García, E.; Al-Rikabi, A.; Liehr, T.; Rebordinos, L.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Genomics, 2018, 19, 818, pp (14 November 2018)
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In order to obtain cytogenetic data of Odontobutis potamophila, head-kidney cells were collected as experimental materials to prepare chromosome specimen. The karyotypes of O. potamophila and the distribution and amount of transcriptionally active nucleolar organizer regions on chromosomes were...

Author(s)
Wang HaiHua; Xu XianDong; Qiu Wen; Wu Bin; Tao ZhiYing; Zhu ShuGan
Publisher
Wu Chu (USA-China) Science and Culture Media Corporation, Cranston, USA
Citation
Agricultural Biotechnology, 2018, 7, 2, pp 127-129
Abstract

B chromosomes are dispensable elements observed in many eukaryotic species, including the African cichlid Astatotilapia latifasciata, which might have one or two B chromosomes. Although there have been many studies focused on the biology of these chromosomes, questions about the evolution,...

Author(s)
Carmello, B. O.; Coan, R. L. B.; Cardoso, A. L.; Ramos, E.; Fantinatti, B. E. A.; Marques, D. F.; Oliveira, R. A.; Valente, G. T.; Martins, C.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Chromosome Research, 2017, 25, 3/4, pp 277-290
Abstract

The molecular analysis of sex in vertebrates is important, as it has the potential to provide vital information for theoretical and applied research alike. Teleost fish are the ancient vertebrates that present a broad sex chromosome system but lack differentiated sex chromosomes in most species....

Author(s)
Zhang AiDi; Huang Rong; Chen LiangMing; Xiong Lv; He LiBo; Li YongMing; Liao LanJie; Zhu ZuoYan; Wang YaPing
Publisher
Nature Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Scientific Reports, 2017, 7, 1, pp 8213

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