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The neural circuitry for social behavior and aggression appears to be evolutionarily conserved across the vertebrate subphylum and involves a complex neural network that includes the hypothalamus as a key structure. In the present study, we evaluated the changes in monoamine levels in the...

Author(s)
Wolkers, C. P. B.; Serra, M.; Urbinati, E. C.
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Fish Physiology and Biochemistry, 2015, 41, 6, pp 1501-1508
Abstract

In natural spawning grounds, breeding round goby, Neogobius melanostomus, males are exposed to various social stimuli, including high density of same-sex competitors and separation from females. We hypothesize that breeding males subjected to overcrowding in the wild experience high stress that...

Author(s)
Sokołowska, E.; Kleszczyńska, A.; Kalamarz-Kubiak, H.; Arciszewski, B.; Kulczykowska, E.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. A, Molecular & Integrative Physiology, 2013, 165, 2, pp 237-242
Abstract

The biological actions of growth hormone (GH) are pleiotropic, including growth promotion, energy mobilization, gonadal development, appetite, and social behavior. The regulatory network for GH is complex and includes many central and peripheral endocrine factors as well as that from the...

Author(s)
Dalmolin, C.; Almeida, D. V.; Figueiredo, M. A.; Marins, L. F.
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Fish Physiology and Biochemistry, 2015, 41, 5, pp 1131-1141
Abstract

In aquaculture, fish are exposed to a range of unfavourable environmental conditions. Amongst these, stocking density has attracted considerable attention as inappropriate densities may compromise welfare and negatively impact production. However, the recommendations for stocking remain elusive....

Author(s)
Laursen, D. C.; Andersson, M. Ǻ.; Silva, P. I. M.; Petersson, E.; Höglund, E.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 2013, 144, 3/4, pp 163-170
Abstract

The brain nanopeptide arginine vasotocin (AVT) and its mammalian homolog arginine vasopressin are involved in the regulation of social and reproductive behavior. We investigated the relationship between social rank formation and the brain AVT system in the false clown anemonefish (Amphiprion...

Author(s)
Iwata, E.; Nagai, Y.; Sasaki, H.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Citation
Fish Physiology and Biochemistry, 2010, 36, 3, pp 337-345
Abstract

Monoaminergic systems play a crucial role in linking behaviour and physiology. Here the physiological and behavioural effects of metal exposure in relation to monoaminergic systems were considered by exposing rainbow trout dyads, demonstrating stable dominance relationships, to cadmium or lead....

Author(s)
Sloman, K. A.; Lepage, O.; Rogers, J. T.; Wood, C. M.; Winberg, S.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Aquatic Toxicology, 2005, 71, 3, pp 237-247
Abstract

The relationship between social interactions, brain serotonergic activity, and 2 behavioural patterns in juvenile Arctic charr (S. alpinus), feeding and spontaneous swimming activity, were investigated. Dominant and subordinate individuals were observed during rearing in pairs, followed by rearing...

Author(s)
Øverli, Ø.; Winberg, S.; Damsgǻrd, B.; Jobling, M.
Citation
Canadian Journal of Zoology, 1998, 76, 7, pp 1366-1370

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