flounder

Summary

Summary: Common name for two families of FLATFISHES belonging to the order Pleuronectiformes: left-eye flounders (Bothidae) and right-eye flounders (Pleuronectidae). The latter is more commonly used in research.

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  1. Yamada T, Okauchi M, Araki K. Origin of adult-type pigment cells forming the asymmetric pigment pattern, in Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus). Dev Dyn. 2010;239:3147-62 pubmed publisher
    ..this asymmetric pattern, we investigated the behavior of pigment cell latent precursors in postembryonic Japanese flounder, Paralichthys olivaceus, by analysis of the expression patterns of pigment lineage markers (colony stimulating ..
  2. Nakamuta S, Nakamuta N, Taniguchi K. Ultrastructure of the olfactory epithelium in a flatfish, barfin flounder (Verasper moseri). J Vet Med Sci. 2010;72:801-4 pubmed
    In this study, we examined the olfactory epithelium (OE) of the barfin flounder by transmission electron microscopy...
  3. Picha M, Shi B, Thomas P. Dual role of IGF-II in oocyte maturation in southern flounder Paralichthys lethostigma: up-regulation of mPR? and resumption of meiosis. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2012;177:220-30 pubmed publisher
    ..Our objectives were to determine if IGF-I and IGF-II regulate different stages of OM in southern flounder (Paralichthys lethostigma) and to identify the likely maturation-inducing steroid (MIS) in this species...
  4. Hu Y, Sun L. A bivalent Vibrio harveyi DNA vaccine induces strong protection in Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus). Vaccine. 2011;29:4328-33 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we examined the potentials of DegQ and Vhp1 as monovalent and bivalent DNA vaccines in a Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) model. For this purpose, the DNA vaccine plasmids pDegQ, pVhp1, and pDV were constructed...
  5. Yasuike M, Kondo H, Hirono I, Aoki T. Identification and characterization of Japanese flounder, Paralichthys olivaceus interferon-stimulated gene 15 (Jf-ISG15). Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis. 2011;34:83-91 pubmed publisher
    Previously, using cDNA microarray analysis, we demonstrated that an EST clone of Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) with homology to mammalian interferon-stimulated gene 15 (ISG15) was strongly induced by treatment with DNA ..
  6. Zacchino V, Minghetti M, Centoducati G, Leaver M. Diablo/SMAC: a novel biomarker of pollutant exposure in European flounder (Platichthys flesus). Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2012;79:176-83 pubmed publisher
    ..In Northern Europe, statutory governmental marine monitoring programs measure various biomarkers in flounder to indicate biological effects of pollutant exposure...
  7. Bizuayehu T, Lanes C, Furmanek T, Karlsen B, Fernandes J, Johansen S, et al. Differential expression patterns of conserved miRNAs and isomiRs during Atlantic halibut development. BMC Genomics. 2012;13:11 pubmed publisher
    ..Atlantic halibut, Hippoglossus hippoglossus L., undergoes dramatic metamorphosis during early development from symmetrical pelagic larval stage to unsymmetrical flatfish. No data exist on role of miRNAs in halibut metamorphosis...
  8. Leaver M, Diab A, Boukouvala E, Williams T, Chipman J, Moffat C, et al. Hepatic gene expression in flounder chronically exposed to multiply polluted estuarine sediment: Absence of classical exposure 'biomarker' signals and induction of inflammatory, innate immune and apoptotic pathways. Aquat Toxicol. 2010;96:234-45 pubmed publisher
    ..Transcriptomic profiling has recently been used to assess gene expression in European flounder (Platichthys flesus) living in several polluted and clean estuaries...
  9. Gopal R, Lee J, Kim Y, Kim M, Seo C, Park Y. Anti-microbial, anti-biofilm activities and cell selectivity of the NRC-16 peptide derived from witch flounder, Glyptocephalus cynoglossus. Mar Drugs. 2013;11:1836-52 pubmed publisher
    Previous studies had identified novel antimicrobial peptides derived from witch flounder. In this work, we extended the search for the activity of peptide that showed antibacterial activity on clinically isolated bacterial cells and ..

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  1. Cho H, Kong H, Kim H, Cheong J. Characterization of Paralichthys olivaceus peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-? gene as a master regulator of flounder lipid metabolism. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2012;175:39-47 pubmed publisher
    ..detected from 1 day post-hatch and was highly expressed in the stomach, liver, and intestine of continuously fed flounder, approximately 16 cm in size...
  2. Hu G, Yin X, Xia J, Dong X, Zhang J, Liu Q. Molecular cloning and characterization of interferon regulatory factor 7 (IRF-7) in Japanese flounder, Paralichthys olivaceus. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2010;29:963-71 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, a full-length cDNA of Japanese flounder, Paralichthys olivaceus, (Po)IRF-7 was cloned and characterized...
  3. Kim K, Kim H, Chen T, Kim Y. Molecular cloning, tissue distribution and quantitative analysis of two proopiomelanocortin mRNAs in Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus). BMB Rep. 2009;42:206-11 pubmed
    ..of POMC cDNA clones, POMC-I and POMC-II, from a pituitary cDNA library for Paralichthys olivaceus, or Japanese flounder. jfPOMC-I cDNA consists of 954bp and encodes a polypeptide of 216 amino acid residues, whereas jfPOMC-II consists ..
  4. Na N, Guo H, Zhang S, Li Z, Yin L. In vitro and in vivo acute toxicity of fenpyroximate to flounder Paralichthys olivaceus and its gill cell line FG. Aquat Toxicol. 2009;92:76-85 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, the in vitro and in vivo acute toxicity of fenpyroximate was examined using the marine flounder Paralichthys olivaceus and its gill cell line (FG)...
  5. Takano T, Matsuyama T, Oseko N, Sakai T, Kamaishi T, Nakayasu C, et al. The efficacy of five avirulent Edwardsiella tarda strains in a live vaccine against Edwardsiellosis in Japanese flounder, Paralichthys olivaceus. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2010;29:687-93 pubmed publisher
    ..The live vaccines, containing a single strain, were injected intraperitoneally into Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus)...
  6. Øvergård A, Nepstad I, Nerland A, Patel S. Characterisation and expression analysis of the Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.) cytokines: IL-1?, IL-6, IL-11, IL-12? and IFN?. Mol Biol Rep. 2012;39:2201-13 pubmed publisher
  7. Ma H, Chen S. Development of polymorphic microsatellite markers in barfin flounder (Verasper moseri) and spotted halibut (Verasper variegatus) by the cross-species amplification. Mol Biol Rep. 2011;38:4545-51 pubmed publisher
    Barfin flounder (Verasper moseri) and spotted halibut (Verasper variegatus) are two commercially important flatfish species in the Northeast Asia. In the present study, we reported polymorphic microsatellite markers in V. moseri and V...
  8. Castaño Sánchez C, Fuji K, Ozaki A, Hasegawa O, Sakamoto T, Morishima K, et al. A second generation genetic linkage map of Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus). BMC Genomics. 2010;11:554 pubmed publisher
    Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) is one of the most economically important marine species in Northeast Asia...
  9. Kobayashi Y, Mizusawa K, Yamanome T, Chiba H, Takahashi A. Possible paracrine function of alpha-melanocyte-stimulating hormone and inhibition of its melanin-dispersing activity by N-terminal acetylation in the skin of the barfin flounder, Verasper moseri. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2009;161:419-24 pubmed publisher
    ..The barfin flounder, Verasper moseri, expresses three different POMC genes (Pomc), among which Pomc-c is also expressed in the skin...
  10. Zhai W, Zhang J, Shi Z, Fu Y. Identification and expression analysis of IGFBP-1 gene from Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus). Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol. 2012;161:413-20 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we cloned IGFBP-1 cDNA from Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) liver...
  11. Miwa S, Kamaishi T. X-cells in pseudotumors of yellowfin goby Acanthogobius flavimanus: a protistan organism distinct from that in flathead flounder Hippoglossoides dubius. Dis Aquat Organ. 2009;85:53-7 pubmed publisher
    ..AB451874) showed 91% sequence identity to that of the X-cells of the flathead flounder Hippoglossoides dubius...
  12. Shi B, Wen H, He F, Dong S, Ma S, Chen C, et al. Single nucleotide polymorphisms within the estrogen receptor beta gene are linked with reproductive indices in Japanese flounder, Paralichthys olivaceus. Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol. 2009;154:62-7 pubmed publisher
    ..within the coding region of estrogen receptor beta (ERbeta) gene in a population of 57 female Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) and to analyze the association of ERbeta polymorphisms with reproductive indices by ..
  13. Yamaguchi T, Yoshinaga N, Yazawa T, Gen K, Kitano T. Cortisol is involved in temperature-dependent sex determination in the Japanese flounder. Endocrinology. 2010;151:3900-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) is a teleost fish with an XX/XY sex determination system...
  14. Cha I, Kwon J, Park S, Jang H, Nho S, Kim Y, et al. Heat shock protein profiles on the protein and gene expression levels in olive flounder kidney infected with Streptococcus parauberis. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2013;34:1455-62 pubmed publisher
    ..analysis to investigate infection-related HSP proteins and their encoding genes in whole kidneys from olive flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus)...
  15. Williams T, Diab A, Gubbins M, Collins C, Matejusova I, Kerr R, et al. Transcriptomic responses of European flounder (Platichthys flesus) liver to a brominated flame retardant mixture. Aquat Toxicol. 2013;142-143:45-52 pubmed publisher
    Male European flounder (Platichthys flesus) were exposed to a technical mixture of brominated diphenyl ethers (PDBEs, DE-71, Pentamix) that had been purified to remove contaminating dioxins. Controls were exposed to carrier solvent alone...
  16. Matsuyama T, Fujiwara A, Takano T, Nakayasu C. Suppression subtractive hybridization coupled with microarray analysis to examine differential expression of genes in Japanese flounder Paralichthys olivaceus leucocytes during Edwardsiella tarda and viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus infection. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2011;31:524-32 pubmed publisher
    Transcriptional changes in the peripheral blood leucocytes (PBL) of Japanese flounder Paralichthys olivaceus challenged by Edwardsiella tarda and viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus (VHSV) were investigated using suppression subtractive ..
  17. Suzuki T, Washio Y, Aritaki M, Fujinami Y, Shimizu D, Uji S, et al. Metamorphic pitx2 expression in the left habenula correlated with lateralization of eye-sidedness in flounder. Dev Growth Differ. 2009;51:797-808 pubmed publisher
    The bilateral symmetry of flounder larvae changes through the process of morphogenesis to produce external asymmetry at metamorphosis. The process is characterized by the lateral migration of one eye and pigmentation at the ocular side...
  18. Wen A, You F, Sun P, Li J, Xu D, Wu Z, et al. CpG methylation of dmrt1 and cyp19a promoters in relation to their sexual dimorphic expression in the Japanese flounder Paralichthys olivaceus. J Fish Biol. 2014;84:193-205 pubmed publisher
    ..of dmrt1 (Doublesex and Mab-3-related transcription factor 1) and cyp19a (Cytochrome P450 19a) in the Japanese flounder Paralichthys olivaceus, quantitative expressions, cellular distributions and cytosine-p-guanine (CpG) methylation ..
  19. Sakurai T, Kobayashi J, Imaizumi Y, Suzuki N. Non-food-chain transfer of sediment-associated persistent organic pollutants to a marine benthic fish. Mar Pollut Bull. 2009;58:1072-7 pubmed publisher
    ..48). It also suggested that relatively high concentrations of the other POPs in the food and the longer times necessary for them to reach a steady state masked any transfer of them from the sediment...
  20. Quiazon K, Yoshinaga T, Ogawa K. Experimental challenge of Anisakis simplex sensu stricto and Anisakis pegreffii (Nematoda: Anisakidae) in rainbow trout and olive flounder. Parasitol Int. 2011;60:126-31 pubmed publisher
    ..We orally challenged rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum)), and olive flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus (Temminck and Schlegel)) with L3 larvae of these two sibling species and monitored ..
  21. Cao L, Huang W, Shan X, Ye Z, Dou S. Tissue-specific accumulation of cadmium and its effects on antioxidative responses in Japanese flounder juveniles. Environ Toxicol Pharmacol. 2012;33:16-25 pubmed publisher
    ..0-8 mg Cd L?¹) and its toxicological effects on oxidative stress biomarkers in different tissues of Japanese flounder juveniles...
  22. Kang J, Kim Y, Park J, An C, Nam M, Byun S, et al. Microsatellite analysis as a tool for discriminating an interfamily hybrid between olive flounder and starry flounder. Genet Mol Res. 2011;10:2786-94 pubmed publisher
    An interspecific artificial hybrid was produced between two economically important aquaculture flatfish: olive flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) and starry flounder (P. stellatus)...
  23. Derby C, Tottempudi M, Love Chezem T, Wolfe L. Ink from longfin inshore squid, Doryteuthis pealeii, as a chemical and visual defense against two predatory fishes, summer flounder, Paralichthys dentatus, and sea catfish, Ariopsis felis. Biol Bull. 2013;225:152-60 pubmed
    ..ink from longfin inshore squid, Doryteuthis pealeii, on the behavior of two species of predatory fishes, summer flounder, Paralichthys dentatus, and sea catfish, Ariopsis felis...
  24. Kobayashi J, Kinoshita K, Mizukawa K, Sakurai T, Imaizumi Y, Takada H, et al. Dietary uptake kinetics of polychlorinated biphenyls from sediment-contaminated sandworms in a marine benthic fish (Pseudopleuronectes yokohamae). Chemosphere. 2011;82:745-50 pubmed publisher
    ..The growth-corrected half-lives of 26 PCB congeners in the muscle of fish ranged from 20 to 107d...
  25. Øvergård A, Fiksdal I, Nerland A, Patel S. Expression of T-cell markers during Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.) ontogenesis. Dev Comp Immunol. 2011;35:203-13 pubmed publisher
    ..This correlates with previous results describing thymus development and the appearance of IgM(+) cells during halibut ontogenesis...
  26. Cho H, Kong H, Nam B, Kim W, Noh J, Lee J, et al. Molecular cloning and characterization of olive flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2009;163:251-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Olive flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) PPARgamma cDNA (olPPARgamma) was isolated by reverse transcription-polymerase chain ..
  27. Xiao Y, Gao T, Zhang Y, Yanagimoto T. Demographic history and population structure of blackfin flounder (Glyptocephalus stelleri) in Japan revealed by mitochondrial control region sequences. Biochem Genet. 2010;48:402-17 pubmed publisher
    The demographic history and population genetic structure of the blackfin flounder (Glyptocephalus stelleri) along coastal regions of Japan were investigated...
  28. Liu C, Sun Y, Hu Y, Sun L. Identification and analysis of the immune effects of CpG motifs that protect Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) against bacterial infection. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2010;29:279-85 pubmed publisher
    ..we described the selection, identification, and analysis of CpG motifs with immunoprotective effects in Japanese flounder. Sixteen CpG ODNs were synthesized and examined for the ability to inhibit bacterial dissemination in Japanese ..
  29. Kobayashi Y, Chiba H, Yamanome T, Schioth H, Takahashi A. Melanocortin receptor subtypes in interrenal cells and corticotropic activity of ?-melanocyte-stimulating hormones in barfin flounder, Verasper moseri. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2011;170:558-68 pubmed publisher
    The aim of this study was to characterize the pituitary-interrenal axis in barfin flounder, a flatfish...
  30. Kong H, Nam B, Kim Y, Kim W, Cho H, Lee C, et al. Characterization of the flounder IL-6 promoter and its regulation by the p65 NF-kappaB subunit. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2010;28:961-4 pubmed publisher
    ..The present study demonstrates the isolation and characterization of the flounder IL-6 promoter sequence and its transcriptional regulation in olive flounder (hirame) natural embryo (HINAE) cells...
  31. Overgård A, Hordvik I, Nerland A, Eikeland G, Patel S. Cloning and expression analysis of Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus) CD3 genes. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2009;27:707-13 pubmed publisher
    ..The real time RT-PCR analysis revealed a highly similar expression pattern of the CD3 genes and the TCRalpha and TCRbeta genes, indicating that the functional relationship between the TCR and the CD3 genes are preserved in teleosts...
  32. Malmstrom C, Konn M, Bogovski S, Lang T, Lönnström L, Bylund G. Screening of hydrophobic DNA adducts in flounder (Platichthys flesus) from the Baltic Sea. Chemosphere. 2009;77:1514-9 pubmed publisher
    Neoplasia and other histopathological lesions in flounder (Platichthys flesus) liver have been investigated in several European sea areas, including the Baltic Sea...
  33. Nakamuta N, Yokoyama N, Yamamoto Y, Taniguchi K. Lectin histochemical analysis of the olfactory bulbs in the barfin flounder (Verasper moseri). Anat Histol Embryol. 2010;39:67-73 pubmed publisher
    ..To examine this possibility, we investigated the olfactory bulb of the barfin flounder (Verasper moseri) by histochemical examination using lectins...
  34. Tang X, Zhan W, Sheng X, Chi H. Immune response of Japanese flounder Paralichthys olivaceus to outer membrane protein of Edwardsiella tarda. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2010;28:333-43 pubmed publisher
    The humoral and cellular immune responses of Japanese flounder, Paralichthys olivaceus, were investigated following intraperitioneal injection with outer membrane protein (OMP) of Edwardsiella tarda in Freund's incomplete adjuvant (FIA)...
  35. Avunje S, Kim W, Oh M, Choi I, Jung S. Temperature-dependent viral replication and antiviral apoptotic response in viral haemorrhagic septicaemia virus (VHSV)-infected olive flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus). Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2012;32:1162-70 pubmed publisher
    The olive flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) shows a high rate of mortality to viral haemorrhagic septicaemia virus (VHSV) in the winter and spring but has zero mortality over 20 °C...
  36. Yamaguchi T, Kitano T. High temperature induces cyp26b1 mRNA expression and delays meiotic initiation of germ cells by increasing cortisol levels during gonadal sex differentiation in Japanese flounder. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2012;419:287-92 pubmed publisher
    The Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) is a teleost fish with an XX/XY sex determination system...
  37. Tubbs C, Tan W, Shi B, Thomas P. Identification of 17,20?,21-trihydroxy-4-pregnen-3-one (20?-S) receptor binding and membrane progestin receptor alpha on southern flounder sperm (Paralichthys lethostigma) and their likely role in 20?-S stimulation of sperm hypermotility. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2011;170:629-39 pubmed publisher
    ..In the present study, progestin stimulation of sperm hypermotility was investigated in a non-sciaenid, southern flounder, and the potential role of membrane progestin receptor alpha (mPR? or Paqr7b) in mediating this action was ..
  38. Takami I, Kwon S, Nishizawa T, Yoshimizu M. Protection of Japanese flounder Paralichthys olivaceus from viral hemorrhagic septicemia (VHS) by Poly(I:C) immunization. Dis Aquat Organ. 2010;89:109-15 pubmed publisher
    ..In the present study, the effiacy of Poly(I:C) immunization was investigated in japanese flounder Paralichthys olivaceus using viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus (VHSV) as a model; the minimum dose of Poly(I:C) ..
  39. Hwang S, Ohtani M, Hikima J, Jung T, Kondo H, Hirono I, et al. Molecular cloning and characterization of Toll-like receptor 3 in Japanese flounder, Paralichthys olivaceus. Dev Comp Immunol. 2012;37:87-96 pubmed publisher
    ..To understand the roles of TLR3 in the fish immune system, TLR3 gene (JfTLR3) was identified from Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus), which consisted of 4 exons and 3 introns...
  40. Xu T, Chen S, Zhang Y. MHC class IIalpha gene polymorphism and its association with resistance/susceptibility to Vibrio anguillarum in Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus). Dev Comp Immunol. 2010;34:1042-50 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we first investigate the genetic variation at the MHC IIalpha gene in Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) for survival after challenge with bacterial infection...
  41. Wuenschel M, Able K, Byrne D. Seasonal patterns of winter flounder Pseudopleuronectes americanus abundance and reproductive condition on the New York Bight continental shelf. J Fish Biol. 2009;74:1508-24 pubmed publisher
    To resolve varied and sometimes conflicting accounts of spawning and habitat characteristics for winter flounder Pseudopleuronectes americanus, seasonal patterns in abundance and reproductive condition were investigated in the New York ..
  42. Simora R, Ohtani M, Hikima J, Kondo H, Hirono I, Jung T, et al. Molecular cloning and antiviral activity of IFN-? promoter stimulator-1 (IPS-1) gene in Japanese flounder, Paralichthys olivaceus. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2010;29:979-86 pubmed publisher
    ..In the present study, Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) IPS-1 cDNA was cloned from Japanese flounder spleen using PCR-based methods...
  43. Hwang S, Fuji K, Takano T, Sakamoto T, Kondo H, Hirono I, et al. Linkage mapping of toll-like receptors (TLRs) in Japanese flounder, Paralichthys olivaceus. Mar Biotechnol (NY). 2011;13:1086-91 pubmed publisher
    ..Hence, we determined the location of 11 TLRs in Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) using polymorphic microsatellite markers...
  44. Choi S, Kim K. Generation of two auxotrophic genes knock-out Edwardsiella tarda and assessment of its potential as a combined vaccine in olive flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus). Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2011;31:58-65 pubmed publisher
    ..tarda. To assess vaccine potential of the present combined vaccine system, olive flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) were immunized with the GFP expressing mutant E...
  45. Fuentes E, Björnsson B, Valdés J, Einarsdóttir I, Lorca B, Alvarez M, et al. IGF-I/PI3K/Akt and IGF-I/MAPK/ERK pathways in vivo in skeletal muscle are regulated by nutrition and contribute to somatic growth in the fine flounder. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2011;300:R1532-42 pubmed publisher
    ..context, plasma IGF-I levels and the activation of both pathways in response to food were evaluated in the fine flounder using fasting and refeeding trials...
  46. Ohtani M, Hikima J, Kondo H, Hirono I, Jung T, Aoki T. Characterization and antiviral function of a cytosolic sensor gene, MDA5, in Japanese flounder, Paralichthys olivaceus. Dev Comp Immunol. 2011;35:554-62 pubmed publisher
    ..The full-length MDA5 gene in Japanese flounder, Paralichthys olivaceus was cloned and found to have 11,251 nucleotides...
  47. Zheng W, Sun L. Evaluation of housekeeping genes as references for quantitative real time RT-PCR analysis of gene expression in Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus). Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2011;30:638-45 pubmed publisher
    Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) is an important economic fish species cultured worldwide...
  48. Brady D, Targett T. Characterizing the escape response of juvenile summer flounder Paralichthys dentatus to diel-cycling hypoxia. J Fish Biol. 2010;77:137-52 pubmed publisher
    Swimming speed, angular correlation and expected displacement were measured in juvenile summer flounder Paralichthys dentatus acclimated to either oxygen saturation (c. 7...
  49. Aoki T, Hirono I, Kondo H, Hikima J, Jung T. Microarray technology is an effective tool for identifying genes related to the aquacultural improvement of Japanese flounder, Paralichthys olivaceus. Comp Biochem Physiol Part D Genomics Proteomics. 2011;6:39-43 pubmed publisher
    ..EST-based microarray chips were constructed for cultured fish and shellfish species including Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus)...
  50. Kasai K, Ishikawa T, Komata T, Fukuchi K, Chiba M, Nozaka H, et al. Novel L-amino acid oxidase with antibacterial activity against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated from epidermal mucus of the flounder Platichthys stellatus. FEBS J. 2010;277:453-65 pubmed publisher
    ..Recently, we found a bioactive protein in the mucus layer of the flounder Platichthys stellatus, which showed antibacterial activity against Staphylococcus epidermidis, Staphylococcus ..
  51. Ko J, Lee J, Samarakoon K, Kim J, Jeon Y. Purification and determination of two novel antioxidant peptides from flounder fish (Paralichthys olivaceus) using digestive proteases. Food Chem Toxicol. 2013;52:113-20 pubmed publisher
    We investigated the effects of bioactive-peptides from hydrolysates of flounder fish muscle (FFM) on antioxidant activity...
  52. Zhang J, Hu Y, Sun B, Xiao Z, Sun L. Selection of normalization factors for quantitative real time RT-PCR studies in Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) and turbot (Scophthalmus maximus) under conditions of viral infection. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2013;152:303-16 pubmed publisher
    Disease outbreaks caused by iridoviruses are known to affect farmed flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) and turbot (Scophthalmus maximus)...
  53. Ding Y, He F, Wen H, Li J, Ni M, Chi M, et al. DNA methylation status of cyp17-II gene correlated with its expression pattern and reproductive endocrinology during ovarian development stages of Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus). Gene. 2013;527:82-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The adult female Japanese flounder at different ovarian development stage (from stages II to V) was obtained in this experiment...