aquaculture

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Summary: Cultivation of natural faunal resources of water. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)

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  1. ncbi A framework for understanding the potential for emerging diseases in aquaculture
    Alexander G Murray
    Fisheries Research Services, P O Box 101, 357 Victoria Rd, Aberdeen, AB11 9DB, UK
    Prev Vet Med 67:223-35. 2005
  2. ncbi Viral haemorrhagic septicaemia virus in marine fish and its implications for fish farming--a review
    H F Skall
    Department of Poultry, Fish and Fur Animals, Danish Institute for Food and Veterinary Research, Arhus, Denmark
    J Fish Dis 28:509-29. 2005
  3. ncbi Heavy use of prophylactic antibiotics in aquaculture: a growing problem for human and animal health and for the environment
    Felipe C Cabello
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY 10595, USA
    Environ Microbiol 8:1137-44. 2006
  4. pmc Emerging foodborne trematodiasis
    Jennifer Keiser
    Swiss Tropical Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1507-14. 2005
  5. ncbi Effect of aquaculture on world fish supplies
    R L Naylor
    Stanford University, Institute for International Studies, California 94305 6055, USA
    Nature 405:1017-24. 2000
  6. ncbi The role of probiotics in aquaculture
    José Luis Balcázar
    Laboratory of Fish Pathology, University of Zaragoza, C Miguel Servet 177, 50013 Zaragoza, Spain
    Vet Microbiol 114:173-86. 2006
  7. ncbi Occurrence of sulfonamide and tetracycline-resistant bacteria and resistance genes in aquaculture environment
    Panpan Gao
    College of Environmental Science and Engineering, Ministry of Education Key Laboratory of Pollution Processes and Environmental Criteria, Nankai University, Wei Jin Road 94, Tianjin 300071, China
    Water Res 46:2355-64. 2012
  8. ncbi Avermectin use in aquaculture
    Tor E Horsberg
    Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, PO Box 8146 Dep, NO 0033 Oslo, Norway
    Curr Pharm Biotechnol 13:1095-102. 2012
  9. ncbi Coral aquaculture to support drug discovery
    Miguel C Leal
    Departamento de Biologia and CESAM, University of Aveiro, Campus de Santiago, 3810 193, Aveiro, Portugal Skidaway Institute of Oceanography, 10 Ocean Science Circle, Savannah, GA 31411, USA Electronic address
    Trends Biotechnol 31:555-61. 2013
  10. ncbi Aquaculture practices and potential human health risks: current knowledge and future priorities
    Amir Sapkota
    Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental Health, University of Maryland College Park School of Public Health, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Environ Int 34:1215-26. 2008

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  1. ncbi A framework for understanding the potential for emerging diseases in aquaculture
    Alexander G Murray
    Fisheries Research Services, P O Box 101, 357 Victoria Rd, Aberdeen, AB11 9DB, UK
    Prev Vet Med 67:223-35. 2005
    Numerous diseases have emerged as serious economic or ecological problems in aquaculture species. The combination of factors behind the emergence of each disease is unique, but various common factors are apparent...
  2. ncbi Viral haemorrhagic septicaemia virus in marine fish and its implications for fish farming--a review
    H F Skall
    Department of Poultry, Fish and Fur Animals, Danish Institute for Food and Veterinary Research, Arhus, Denmark
    J Fish Dis 28:509-29. 2005
    ..Examples of possible transfer of virus from free-living marine fish to farmed fish are discussed, as are measures to prevent introduction of VHSV from the marine environment to aquaculture.
  3. ncbi Heavy use of prophylactic antibiotics in aquaculture: a growing problem for human and animal health and for the environment
    Felipe C Cabello
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY 10595, USA
    Environ Microbiol 8:1137-44. 2006
    The accelerated growth of finfish aquaculture has resulted in a series of developments detrimental to the environment and human health...
  4. pmc Emerging foodborne trematodiasis
    Jennifer Keiser
    Swiss Tropical Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1507-14. 2005
    ..38-3.36) for infections than persons living farther from the water. Exponential growth of aquaculture may be the most important risk factor for the emergence of foodborne trematodiasis...
  5. ncbi Effect of aquaculture on world fish supplies
    R L Naylor
    Stanford University, Institute for International Studies, California 94305 6055, USA
    Nature 405:1017-24. 2000
    ..believe that such growth relieves pressure on ocean fisheries, but the opposite is true for some types of aquaculture. Farming carnivorous species requires large inputs of wild fish for feed...
  6. ncbi The role of probiotics in aquaculture
    José Luis Balcázar
    Laboratory of Fish Pathology, University of Zaragoza, C Miguel Servet 177, 50013 Zaragoza, Spain
    Vet Microbiol 114:173-86. 2006
    The increase of productivity in aquaculture has been accompanied by ecological impacts including emergence of a large variety of pathogens and bacterial resistance...
  7. ncbi Occurrence of sulfonamide and tetracycline-resistant bacteria and resistance genes in aquaculture environment
    Panpan Gao
    College of Environmental Science and Engineering, Ministry of Education Key Laboratory of Pollution Processes and Environmental Criteria, Nankai University, Wei Jin Road 94, Tianjin 300071, China
    Water Res 46:2355-64. 2012
    The occurrence of sulfonamide and tetracycline resistance and their pollution profile in the aquaculture environment of Tianjin, northern China, were investigated...
  8. ncbi Avermectin use in aquaculture
    Tor E Horsberg
    Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, PO Box 8146 Dep, NO 0033 Oslo, Norway
    Curr Pharm Biotechnol 13:1095-102. 2012
    The main indication for use of avermectins in aquaculture-produced fish is infestations with ectoparasitic copepods...
  9. ncbi Coral aquaculture to support drug discovery
    Miguel C Leal
    Departamento de Biologia and CESAM, University of Aveiro, Campus de Santiago, 3810 193, Aveiro, Portugal Skidaway Institute of Oceanography, 10 Ocean Science Circle, Savannah, GA 31411, USA Electronic address
    Trends Biotechnol 31:555-61. 2013
    ..By contrast, in toto aquaculture of corals is a commonly applied technology to produce corals for aquaria...
  10. ncbi Aquaculture practices and potential human health risks: current knowledge and future priorities
    Amir Sapkota
    Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental Health, University of Maryland College Park School of Public Health, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Environ Int 34:1215-26. 2008
    Annual global aquaculture production has more than tripled within the past 15 years, and by 2015, aquaculture is predicted to account for 39% of total global seafood production by weight...
  11. pmc Differential shuffling of native genetic diversity across introduced regions in a brown alga: aquaculture vs. maritime traffic effects
    Marie Voisin
    Equipe Evolution et Génétique des Populations Marines, Unite Mixte de Recherche, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Université Pierre et Marie Curie 7144, Station Biologique de Roscoff, Place Georges Teissier, BP 74, 29682 Roscoff Cedex, France
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:5432-7. 2005
    ..Gene genealogy analyses point to aquaculture as a major vector of introduction and spread in Europe but implicate maritime traffic in promoting recurrent ..
  12. pmc Testing strategies for genomic selection in aquaculture breeding programs
    Anna K Sonesson
    Nofima Marine AS, As, Norway
    Genet Sel Evol 41:37. 2009
    ..The aim of this paper was to investigate genetic gains, inbreeding and the accuracy of selection in a general genomic selection scheme for aquaculture, where the test population consists of sibs of the candidates.
  13. pmc Feeding aquaculture in an era of finite resources
    Rosamond L Naylor
    Program on Food Security and the Environment, Stanford University, Encina East 404, Stanford, CA 94035, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:15103-10. 2009
    b>Aquaculture's pressure on forage fisheries remains hotly contested...
  14. pmc The efficacy of emamectin benzoate against infestations of Lepeophtheirus salmonis on farmed Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L) in Scotland, 2002-2006
    Fiona Lees
    Department of Statistics and Modelling Science, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 3:e1549. 2008
    ..Lepeophtheirus salmonis, commonly referred to as sea lice, represent a major challenge to commercial salmon aquaculture. Dependence on a limited number of theraputants to control such infestations has led to concerns of reduced ..
  15. ncbi Zebrafish (Danio rerio) as a model for investigating dietary toxic effects of deoxynivalenol contamination in aquaculture feeds
    Monica Sanden
    National Institute of Nutrition and Seafood Research NIFES, N 5817 Bergen, Norway
    Food Chem Toxicol 50:4441-8. 2012
    ..We do not know if effects observed on fecundity and larvae swimming activity are attributed to a direct interaction of DON with the reproductive organ or secondary to the maternal/paternal liver oxidative imbalance...
  16. ncbi Ammonia-oxidizing archaea and nitrite-oxidizing nitrospiras in the biofilter of a shrimp recirculating aquaculture system
    Monisha N Brown
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 83:17-25. 2013
    This study analysed the nitrifier community in the biofilter of a zero discharge, recirculating aquaculture system (RAS) for the production of marine shrimp in a low density (low ammonium production) system...
  17. pmc Algal bioremediation of waste waters from land-based aquaculture using ulva: selecting target species and strains
    Rebecca J Lawton
    School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e77344. 2013
    The optimised reduction of dissolved nutrient loads in aquaculture effluents through bioremediation requires selection of appropriate algal species and strains...
  18. ncbi Alternatives to antibiotics for the control of bacterial disease in aquaculture
    Tom Defoirdt
    Laboratory of Aquaculture and Artemia Reference Center, Ghent University, Rozier 44, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Curr Opin Microbiol 14:251-8. 2011
    The wide and frequent use of antibiotics in aquaculture has resulted in the development and spread of antibiotic resistance...
  19. ncbi Cardiac plasticity in fishes: environmental influences and intraspecific differences
    A Kurt Gamperl
    Ocean Sciences Center, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland, Canada A1C 5S7
    J Exp Biol 207:2539-50. 2004
    ..Further, there is evidence that rearing fish under intensive aquaculture conditions significantly alters some, but not all, aspects of cardiac anatomy and physiology...
  20. ncbi Helminth infections among people using wastewater and human excreta in peri-urban agriculture and aquaculture in Hanoi, Vietnam
    Thuy Trang Do
    Division of Enteric Infections, National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Trop Med Int Health 12:82-90. 2007
    To assess the prevalence of helminth infections and their associated risks in a community using both wastewater and human excreta in agriculture and aquaculture.
  21. ncbi Genetic differences between hatchery stocks and natural populations in Pacific abalone (Haliotis discus) estimated using microsatellite dNA markers
    Motoyuki Hara
    National Research Institute of Aquaculture, Minami Ise, Watarai, Mie 516 0193, Japan
    Mar Biotechnol (NY) 9:74-81. 2007
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  22. ncbi Ecology of sea lice parasitic on farmed and wild fish
    Mark J Costello
    Leigh Marine Laboratory, University of Auckland, PO Box 349, Warkworth, New Zealand
    Trends Parasitol 22:475-83. 2006
    ..salmonis and Caligus spp. This knowledge could be used to take measures to reduce the risks of lice affecting farmed and wild fish...
  23. ncbi Human health consequences of use of antimicrobial agents in aquaculture
    Ole E Heuer
    Danish Zoonosis Centre, National Food Institute, The Technical University of Denmark, Søborg, Denmark
    Clin Infect Dis 49:1248-53. 2009
    Intensive use of antimicrobial agents in aquaculture provides a selective pressure creating reservoirs of drug-resistant bacteria and transferable resistance genes in fish pathogens and other bacteria in the aquatic environment...
  24. ncbi Accuracy of genome-wide evaluation for disease resistance in aquaculture breeding programs
    B Villanueva
    Departamento de Mejora Genética Animal, INIA Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Tecnología Agraria y Alimentaria, Carretera de la Coruña Km 7, 5, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    J Anim Sci 89:3433-42. 2011
    Current aquaculture breeding programs aimed at improving resistance to diseases are based on challenge tests, where performance is recorded on sibs of candidates to selection, and on selection between families...
  25. ncbi Surveillance for infectious salmon anaemia virus HPR0 in marine Atlantic salmon farms across Scotland
    Alastair J A McBeath
    Marine Scotland Marine Laboratory, PO Box 101, Victoria Road, Aberdeen, AB11 9DB, UK
    Dis Aquat Organ 87:161-9. 2009
    ..Full length segment 6 sequence analysis of 1 positive sample indicated that it was most similar to a European genotype sequence previously obtained from North America...
  26. ncbi Tetracycline resistance genes persist at aquaculture farms in the absence of selection pressure
    Manu Tamminen
    Department of Food and Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Environ Sci Technol 45:386-91. 2011
    The prophylactic and therapeutic use of tetracyclines in aquaculture has been shown to contribute to the spread of tetracycline resistance in the environment...
  27. ncbi Commercial potential for Haematococcus microalgae as a natural source of astaxanthin
    R T Lorenz
    Cyanotech Corporation, 73 4460 Queen Kaahumanu Highway, Suite 102, Kailua Kona, HI 96740, USA
    Trends Biotechnol 18:160-7. 2000
    ..Cultivation methods have been developed to produce Haematococcus containing 1.5-3.0% astaxanthin by dry weight, with potential applications as a pigment source in aquaculture, poultry feeds and in the worldwide nutraceutical market.
  28. ncbi Lactococcus garvieae infections in humans: possible association with aquaculture outbreaks
    C Y C Wang
    Second Section of Cardiology, Department fo Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Int J Clin Pract 61:68-73. 2007
    Lactococcus garvieae is an important pathogen in aquaculture, outbreaks of which significantly affect production. It is a rare pathogen with a low virulence in human infection...
  29. pmc Domestication and growth hormone transgenesis cause similar changes in gene expression in coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch)
    Robert H Devlin
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada, 4160 Marine Drive, West Vancouver, BC, Canada V7V 1N6
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:3047-52. 2009
    ..These data have implications for genetic improvement of existing domesticated species and risk assessment and regulation of emerging transgenic strains...
  30. ncbi Bacteriophage therapy of infectious diseases in aquaculture
    Toshihiro Nakai
    Laboratory of Fish Pathology, Faculty of Applied Biological Science, Hiroshima University, Higashihiroshima, Japan
    Res Microbiol 153:13-8. 2002
    ..Here we describe the protective effects of phages against experimentally induced bacterial infections of cultured fish and discuss the potential for phage therapy in aquaculture.
  31. ncbi Vaccines for fish in aquaculture
    Ingunn Sommerset
    Intervet Norbio AS, Thormøhlensgate 55, N 5008 Bergen, Norway
    Expert Rev Vaccines 4:89-101. 2005
    ..This review provides an overview of the fish vaccines that are currently commercially available and some viewpoints on how the field is likely to evolve in the near future...
  32. ncbi Enhanced growth and resistance to Vibrio challenge in pond-reared black tiger shrimp Penaeus monodon fed a Bacillus probiotic
    Sirirat Rengpipat
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
    Dis Aquat Organ 55:169-73. 2003
    ..In 8 d challenge tests using the luminescent bacterium Vibrio harveyi 1526, shrimp fed UF all died within 6 d while survival for shrimp fed PF was 5 and 9%...
  33. ncbi Evidence for occurrence of an organophosphate-resistant type of acetylcholinesterase in strains of sea lice (Lepeophtheirus salmonis Krøyer)
    Anders Fallang
    The Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, PO Box 8146 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
    Pest Manag Sci 60:1163-70. 2004
    ..To our knowledge this is the first report of target-site resistance towards organophosphates in a third class of arthropods, the Crustacea...
  34. ncbi Ribosomal genes and heat shock proteins as putative markers for chronic, sublethal heat stress in Arctic charr: applications for aquaculture and wild fish
    Nicole L Quinn
    Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia
    Physiol Genomics 43:1056-64. 2011
    ..and can live in freshwater year round, making this species especially suitable for inland, closed containment aquaculture. However, it is a cold-water salmonid, which both limits where the species can be farmed and places wild ..
  35. pmc Variation in the spacer regions separating tRNA genes in Renibacterium salmoninarum distinguishes recent clinical isolates from the same location
    S M Alexander
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, Devon PL4 8AA, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 39:119-28. 2001
    ..Our method enabled us to make divisions between closely related clinical isolates of R. salmoninarum that have identical exact tandem repeat (ETR-A) loci, rRNA intergenic spacer sequences, and IS994 profiles...
  36. ncbi Re-emergence of Vibrio tubiashii in bivalve shellfish aquaculture: severity, environmental drivers, geographic extent and management
    Ralph A Elston
    AquaTechnics, 455 West Bell Street, Sequim, Washington 98382, USA
    Dis Aquat Organ 82:119-34. 2008
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  37. pmc Relationship between snail population density and infection status of snails and fish with zoonotic trematodes in Vietnamese carp nurseries
    Jesper Hedegaard Clausen
    Department of Veterinary Disease Biology, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1945. 2012
    ..In this study, we analyzed the association between snail population density and heterophyid trematode infection in snails with the rate of FZT transmission to juvenile fish raised in carp nurseries...
  38. ncbi Thiohalocapsa marina sp. nov., from an Indian marine aquaculture pond
    P Anil Kumar
    Bacterial Discovery Laboratory, Centre for Environment, Institute of Science and Technology, J N T University, Kukatpally, Hyderabad 500 085, India
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59:2333-8. 2009
    ..phototrophic, purple sulfur bacterium was isolated in pure culture from anoxic sediment in a marine aquaculture pond near Bheemli (India). Strain JA142T is Gram-negative and non-motile...
  39. ncbi Occurrence and species distribution of fishborne zoonotic trematodes in wastewater-fed aquaculture in northern Vietnam
    Thi Hop Nguyen
    National Institute of Malariology, Parasitology and Entomology, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Trop Med Int Health 12:66-72. 2007
    ..To assess the risk of fishborne zoonotic trematode (FZT) infection in fish reared in wastewater-fed ponds in peri-urban areas of northern Vietnam...
  40. pmc Farm-level risk factors for fish-borne zoonotic trematode infection in integrated small-scale fish farms in northern Vietnam
    Van Thi Phan
    Department of Large Animal Sciences, Section of Veterinary Epidemiology, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Frederiksberg, Denmark
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e742. 2010
    ..Humans acquire the FZT infection by eating raw or inadequately cooked fish. The production of FZT-free fish in aquaculture is a key component in establishing a sustainable program to prevent and control the FZT transmission to humans...
  41. ncbi PROTEOMICS in aquaculture: applications and trends
    Pedro M Rodrigues
    Centro de Ciências do Mar do Algarve CCMAR, Universidade do Algarve, Campus de Gambelas, 8005 139 Faro, Portugal
    J Proteomics 75:4325-45. 2012
    Over the last forty years global aquaculture presented a growth rate of 6.9% per annum with an amazing production of 52.5 million tonnes in 2008, and a contribution of 43% of aquatic animal food for human consumption...
  42. ncbi Aerobic and anoxic growth and nitrate removal capacity of a marine denitrifying bacterium isolated from a recirculation aquaculture system
    Maria Teresa Borges
    Departamento de Zoologia Antropologia, Faculdade de Ciencias da Universidade do Porto, Praça Gomes Teixeira, 4099 002, Porto, Portugal
    Microb Ecol 55:107-18. 2008
    Bacterial biofilters used in marine recirculation aquaculture systems need improvements to enhance nitrogen removal efficiency. Relatively little is known about biofilter autochthonous population structure and function...
  43. ncbi Bivalve larvae transport and connectivity within the Ahe atoll lagoon (Tuamotu Archipelago), with application to pearl oyster aquaculture management
    Y Thomas
    IFREMER, DPFOM LPI, Presqu île du Vivier, 29840 Argenton, France
    Mar Pollut Bull 65:441-52. 2012
    ..Connectivity matrices suggest that the south and west sectors were more suitable for spat collecting and that central sectors would be efficient sanctuaries if genitors were accumulated...
  44. ncbi Mercury biomagnification in the aquaculture pond ecosystem in the Pearl River Delta
    Zhang Cheng
    Croucher Institute for Environmental Sciences, and Department of Biology, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 61:491-9. 2011
    This is the first study to investigate the rate of mercury (Hg) biomagnification in the aquaculture pond ecosystem of the Pearl River Delta (PRD), China, by analyzing total mercury (THg) and methyl mercury (MeHg) concentrations in ..
  45. ncbi A review of CpGs and their relevance to aquaculture
    Allison C Carrington
    Scottish Fish Immunology Research Centre, School of Biological Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Tillydrone Avenue, Aberdeen AB24 2TZ, United Kingdom
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 112:87-101. 2006
    ..This review provides the first comprehensive overview of all CpG ODN tested in fish to date and brings together all the work carried out in this field...
  46. pmc Transmission dynamics of parasitic sea lice from farm to wild salmon
    Martin Krkosek
    Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, Center for Mathematical Biology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2E7
    Proc Biol Sci 272:689-96. 2005
    ..Amplified sea lice infestations due to salmon farms are a potential limiting factor to wild salmonid conservation...
  47. ncbi Occurrence and distribution of antibiotics in coastal water of the Bohai Bay, China: impacts of river discharge and aquaculture activities
    Shichun Zou
    School of Marine Sciences, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou 510275, China
    Environ Pollut 159:2913-20. 2011
    ..Meantime, to illuminate the potential effects caused by the river discharge and aquaculture activities, wastewater from three breeding plants and surface water from six rivers flowing into the Bohai Bay ..
  48. ncbi Recovery of carotenoids from ensilaged shrimp waste
    N M Sachindra
    Department of Meat, Fish and Poultry Technology, Central Food Technological Research Institute, Mysore 570 020, India
    Bioresour Technol 98:1642-6. 2007
    ..30 microg/g in fermented silage and 26.18 microg/g in acid silage. The results indicated the usefulness of fermentation as a method for stabilization and recovery of carotenoids in the shrimp waste...
  49. ncbi High level multiple antibiotic resistance among fish surface associated bacterial populations in non-aquaculture freshwater environment
    Tugba Ozaktas
    Microbial Ecology Laboratory, Biological Sciences, Middle East Technical University, Inonu Boulevard, 06800 Ankara, Turkey
    Water Res 46:6382-90. 2012
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  50. ncbi Concomitant herpes-like virus infections in hatchery-reared larvae and nursery-cultured spat Crassostrea gigas and Ostrea edulis
    T Renault
    Institut Francais de Recherche pour l Exploitation de la Mer, Laboratoire de Genetique et Pathologie, La Tremblade, France
    Dis Aquat Organ 42:173-83. 2000
    ..An electron microscopic examination revealed hemocytes with condensed chromatin and extensive perinuclear fragmentation of chromatin. These data suggest that herpes-like viruses infecting oysters may induce apoptosis in oyster hemocytes...
  51. pmc Bacteriocin as weapons in the marine animal-associated bacteria warfare: inventory and potential applications as an aquaculture probiotic
    Florie Desriac
    Universite Europeenne de Bretagne, Universite de Brest, Institut Universitaire de Technologie, Laboratoire, Universitaire de Biodiversité et d Ecologie Microbienne EA3882, 6 rue de l Université, 29334 Quimper Cedex, France
    Mar Drugs 8:1153-77. 2010
    ..Bacteriocin-like inhibitory substances (BLIS) and fully-characterized bacteriocins are described. Finally, their applications as probiotics in aquaculture are discussed.
  52. ncbi The environmental impact of shrimp aquaculture: causes, effects, and mitigating alternatives
    F Paez-Osuna
    Unidad Academica Mazatlan, Instituto de Ciencias del Mar y Limnologia, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Environ Manage 28:131-40. 2001
    Attracted by the demand for shrimp in the developed countries, shrimp aquaculture has expanded rapidly, mainly in the subtropical and tropical lowlands of America and Asia...
  53. ncbi Vibrio neptunius sp. nov., Vibrio brasiliensis sp. nov. and Vibrio xuii sp. nov., isolated from the marine aquaculture environment (bivalves, fish, rotifers and shrimps)
    F L Thompson
    Laboratory for Microbiology and BCCM LMG Bacteria Collection, Ghent University, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, Ghent 9000, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 53:245-52. 2003
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  54. ncbi Countermeasures against viral diseases of farmed fish
    Frederick S B Kibenge
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PE, Canada C1A 4P3
    Antiviral Res 95:257-81. 2012
    ..e., monoculture) increases the risk of infectious disease outbreaks, including viral infections. Aquaculture, in which farmed fish are kept at high population densities in close proximity with wild fish reservoirs, is ..
  55. ncbi Factors affecting benthic impacts at Scottish fish farms
    Daniel J Mayor
    Institute of Biological and Environmental Sciences, Oceanlab, University ofAberdeen, Main Street, Newburgh, Aberdeenshire, Scotland AB41 6AA, UK
    Environ Sci Technol 44:2079-84. 2010
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  56. ncbi n-3 Oil sources for use in aquaculture--alternatives to the unsustainable harvest of wild fish
    Matthew R Miller
    CSIRO Food Futures Flagship and Division of Marine and Atmospheric Research, GPO Box 1538, Hobart, Tasmania 7001, Australia
    Nutr Res Rev 21:85-96. 2008
    ..The benefits and challenges involved in changing dietary oil in aquaculture are highlighted and four major potential sources of n-3 LC-PUFA for aquafeeds, other than fish oil, are ..
  57. ncbi Sexual development in fish, practical applications for aquaculture
    A Cnaani
    Department of Poultry and Aquaculture, Institute of Animal Science, Agricultural Research Organization, Bet Dagan, Israel
    Sex Dev 3:164-75. 2009
    b>Aquaculture is one of the fastest rising sectors of world food production. Hundreds of fish species are cultured, providing an affordable, high quality food source...
  58. ncbi Is Aeromonas hydrophila the dominant motile Aeromonas species that causes disease outbreaks in aquaculture production in the Zhejiang Province of China?
    M E Nielsen
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Frederiksberg, Denmark
    Dis Aquat Organ 46:23-9. 2001
    The significance of Aeromonas hydrophila in association with disease outbreaks in aquaculture production in the Zhejiang province of China was investigated...
  59. ncbi Effectiveness of emamectin benzoate for treatment of Lepeophtheirus salmonis on farmed Atlantic salmon Salmo salar in the Bay of Fundy, Canada
    Patti G Jones
    Department of Health Management, University of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
    Dis Aquat Organ 102:53-64. 2012
    ..There was an increased risk for unsuccessful treatments in 2008, and treatments applied during autumn months were more likely to be ineffective than those applied during summer months...
  60. ncbi The impact and control of biofouling in marine aquaculture: a review
    Isla Fitridge
    Sustainable Aquaculture Laboratory Temperate and Tropical SALTT, Department of Zoology, University of Melbourne, 3010 Victoria, Australia
    Biofouling 28:649-69. 2012
    Biofouling in marine aquaculture is a specific problem where both the target culture species and/or infrastructure are exposed to a diverse array of fouling organisms, with significant production impacts...
  61. ncbi A model of salmon louse production in Norway: effects of increasing salmon production and public management measures
    P A Heuch
    National Veterinary Institute, Fish Health Section, Oslo, Norway
    Dis Aquat Organ 45:145-52. 2001
    ..Such sample numbers are likely to be opposed by farmers. The use of national delousing programs to solve the problem is discussed...
  62. pmc Modelling the spread of infectious salmon anaemia among salmon farms based on seaway distances between farms and genetic relationships between infectious salmon anaemia virus isolates
    M Aldrin
    Norwegian Computing Center, PO Box 114 Blindern N 0314 Oslo, Norway
    J R Soc Interface 8:1346-56. 2011
    ..For many of the neighbourhood infected farms, it was possible to point out one or a few infectious farms as the most probable sources of infection. This makes it possible to map probable infection pathways...
  63. pmc Photodynamic antimicrobial chemotherapy in aquaculture: photoinactivation studies of Vibrio fischeri
    Eliana Alves
    Department of Biology, Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
    PLoS ONE 6:e20970. 2011
    ..aim was to evaluate the efficiency of PACT on Vibrio fischeri: 1) with buffer solution, varying temperature, pH, salinity and oxygen concentration values; 2) with aquaculture water, to reproduce photoinactivation (PI) conditions in situ.
  64. ncbi Antibiotic-resistant enterococci in seawater and sediments from a coastal fish farm
    Andrea Di Cesare
    Department of Life and Environmental Sciences, Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Microb Drug Resist 18:502-9. 2012
    ..was to detect and characterize antibiotic-resistant enterococci in seawater and sediment from a Mediterranean aquaculture site where no antibiotics are used...
  65. ncbi Aquaculture and husbandry at the zebrafish international resource center
    Zoltan M Varga
    Zebrafish International Resource Center, Institute of Neuroscience, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, USA
    Methods Cell Biol 104:453-78. 2011
    This chapter provides an overview of the aquaculture system and the husbandry methods used at the Zebrafish International Resource Center (ZIRC)...
  66. ncbi Fish transposons and their potential use in aquaculture
    C Tafalla
    CISA, Sanidad Animal, INIA, Valdeolmos, 28130 Madrid, Spain
    J Biotechnol 123:397-412. 2006
    ..Here, we review the present state of knowledge of inactive and active fish TEs and briefly discuss how their possible future applications might be used to improve fish production in aquaculture.
  67. pmc Real-time quantitative PCR assay for monitoring of nervous necrosis virus infection in grouper aquaculture
    Hsiao Che Kuo
    Laboratory of Molecular Genetics, Institute of Biotechnology, College of Bioscience and Biotechnology, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan 70101, Taiwan
    J Clin Microbiol 49:1090-6. 2011
    ..caused by nervous necrosis virus (NNV) exacts a high mortality and results in huge economic losses in grouper aquaculture in Taiwan. The present study developed a real-time quantitative PCR (qPCR) method for NNV monitoring...
  68. ncbi Zoonotic bacteria, antimicrobial use and antimicrobial resistance in ornamental fish: a systematic review of the existing research and survey of aquaculture-allied professionals
    M Weir
    Department of Population Medicine, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
    Epidemiol Infect 140:192-206. 2012
    ..A survey was performed to elicit opinions of aquaculture-allied personnel on the frequency of AMU and AMR in ornamental fish...
  69. ncbi Aquaculture effects on environmental and public welfare - the case of Mediterranean mariculture
    K Grigorakis
    Laboratory of Fish Nutrition and Pathology, Institute of Aquaculture, Hellenic Centre for Marine Research HCMR, Aghios Kosmas 16777, Athens, Greece
    Chemosphere 85:899-919. 2011
    ..However, similar to most of the human food-production activities, aquaculture raised several issues related to the environmental welfare and consumer safety...
  70. ncbi Bacteria associated with Artemia spp. along the salinity gradient of the solar salterns at Eilat (Israel)
    Rok Tkavc
    Department of Biology, Biotechnical Faculty, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 77:310-21. 2011
    ..and hypersaline environments and is the most frequently laboratory-hatched animal for live feed in mari- and aquaculture. Because of its high economic importance, Artemia-bacteria interactions were so far studied mostly in ..
  71. pmc Metabolomics as a powerful tool for molecular quality assessment of the fish Sparus aurata
    Gianfranco Picone
    Department of Food Science, University of Bologna, Piazza Goidanich 60, 47023 Cesena, Italy
    Nutrients 3:212-27. 2011
    ..acid solutions extracted from the flesh of Sparus aurata fish specimens, produced according to different aquaculture systems, have been investigated...
  72. ncbi Expression in Escherchia coli and purification of sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax) interleukin 1beta, a possible immunoadjuvant in aquaculture
    Francesco Buonocore
    Dipartimento di Scienze Ambientali, Universita della Tuscia, 01100 Viterbo, Italy
    Mar Biotechnol (NY) 6:53-9. 2004
    ....
  73. ncbi Historic emergence, impact and current status of shrimp pathogens in Asia
    Timothy W Flegel
    Center of Excellence for Shrimp Molecular Biology and Biotechnology Centex Shrimp, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, Rama 6 Road, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
    J Invertebr Pathol 110:166-73. 2012
    It is estimated that approximately 60% of disease losses in shrimp aquaculture have been caused by viral pathogens and 20% by bacterial pathogens. By comparison, losses to fungi and parasites have been relatively small...
  74. ncbi Relevance of Nitrospira for nitrite oxidation in a marine recirculation aquaculture system and physiological features of a Nitrospira marina-like isolate
    Sabine Keuter
    Biozentrum Klein Flottbek, Universitat Hamburg, Mikrobiologie und Biotechnologie, Ohnhorststr 18, D 22609 Hamburg, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 13:2536-47. 2011
    In biofilters of recirculation aquaculture systems (RAS), nitrification by lithoautotrophic microorganisms is essential to prevent the cultivated organisms from intoxication with ammonium and nitrite...
  75. ncbi Screening and evaluation of probiotics as a biocontrol agent against pathogenic Vibrios in marine aquaculture
    A V Ravi
    Department of Biotechnology, Alagappa University, Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, India
    Lett Appl Microbiol 45:219-23. 2007
    ..The present work aims at finding potential probionts from marine sources as a biocontrol agent against pathogenic Vibrio species in shrimp larval culture...
  76. ncbi Cadmium in oysters and scallops: the BC experience
    George M Kruzynski
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Marine Environmental Quality Division, Institute of Ocean Sciences, 9860 West Saanich Road, Sidney, BC, Canada V8L 4B2
    Toxicol Lett 148:159-69. 2004
    ..and general undermining of an industry being encouraged by both the Province of British Columbia and Federal aquaculture initiatives...
  77. pmc Occurrence of tetracycline resistance genes in aquaculture facilities with varying use of oxytetracycline
    Erin E Seyfried
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Wisconsin at Madison, 3204 Engineering Hall, 1415 Engineering Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Microb Ecol 59:799-807. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if oxytetracycline (OTC) use in aquaculture facilities increased the detection frequency (i.e...
  78. ncbi Bacterial community dynamics in the marine sponge Rhopaloeides odorabile under in situ and ex situ cultivation
    Nicole S Webster
    Australian Institute of Marine Science, PMB 3, Townsville Mail Centre, 4810, Townsville, QLD, Australia
    Mar Biotechnol (NY) 13:296-304. 2011
    ..The high growth and symbiont stability in R. odorabile cultured in situ confirm that this is the preferred method of aquaculture for this species at this time.
  79. ncbi The use of probiotics in shrimp aquaculture
    Ali Farzanfar
    Iranian Fisheries Research Organization, Tehran, Iran
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 48:149-58. 2006
    Shrimp aquaculture, as well as other industries, constantly requires new techniques in order to increase production yield...
  80. pmc Low temperature decreases the phylogenetic diversity of ammonia-oxidizing archaea and bacteria in aquarium biofiltration systems
    Hidetoshi Urakawa
    Ocean Research Institute, The University of Tokyo, 1 15 1 Minamidai, Nakano, Tokyo 164 8639, Japan
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:894-900. 2008
    ..This finding implies that temperature is a key factor influencing the population structure and diversity of AOA and AOB in aquarium biofiltration systems...
  81. ncbi Genetic population structure of marine viral haemorrhagic septicaemia virus (VHSV)
    M Snow
    Fisheries Research Services Marine Laboratory, PO Box 101, 375 Victoria Road, Aberdeen, AB11 9DB, Scotland, UK
    Dis Aquat Organ 61:11-21. 2004
    ..The range of Genotype I included subgroups of isolates associated with rainbow trout aquaculture (Genotype Ia) and those from the Baltic marine environment (Genotype Ib) to emphasise the relatively close ..
  82. pmc Shipping and the spread of infectious salmon anemia in Scottish aquaculture
    Alexander G Murray
    Fisheries Research Services Marine Laboratory, P O Box 101, Victoria Road, Aberdeen, AB11 9DB, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1-5. 2002
    ..The link is associated with vessels moving fish between sites and transporting harvest, but not with vessels delivering food or involved in other work...
  83. ncbi Evolution of the fish rhabdovirus viral haemorrhagic septicaemia virus
    Katja Einer-Jensen
    Danish Institute for Food and Veterinary Research, Hangøvej 2, DK 8200 Arhus, Denmark
    J Gen Virol 85:1167-79. 2004
    ..Virus from the marine environment will therefore continue to represent a threat to the trout aquaculture industry.
  84. ncbi Fate of oxytetracycline in streams receiving aquaculture discharges: model simulations
    Peter E Rose
    River Studies Center, University of Wisconsin, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 24:40-50. 2005
    ....
  85. pmc Aquaculture enclosures relate to the establishment of feral populations of introduced species
    Xuan Liu
    Key Laboratory of Animal Ecology and Conservation Biology, Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Chaoyang, Beijing, China
    PLoS ONE 4:e6199. 2009
    ..Our findings are the first to quantify the importance of improving farming enclosures to control and minimize the risk from introduced species...
  86. ncbi Cloning of peroxisome proliferators activated receptors in the cobia (Rachycentron canadum) and their expression at different life-cycle stages under cage aquaculture
    Mei Ling Tsai
    Institute of Marine Biology, National Sun Yat Sen University, Kaohsiung 80424 Taiwan, ROC
    Gene 425:69-78. 2008
    ..These results showed that PPARgamma and alpha played a pivotal role in the control of lipid metabolic and storage functions in the liver, muscle and visceral fat depot of the cobia...
  87. pmc A global assessment of salmon aquaculture impacts on wild salmonids
    Jennifer S Ford
    Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    PLoS Biol 6:e33. 2008
    ..Atlantic Canada, and Pacific Canada to estimate changes in marine survival concurrent with the growth of salmon aquaculture. Through a meta-analysis of existing data, we show a reduction in survival or abundance of Atlantic salmon; sea ..
  88. ncbi Bacteriophage control of Pseudomonas plecoglossicida infection in ayu Plecoglossus altivelis
    Se Chang Park
    Fish Pathobiology Laboratory, Graduate School of Biosphere Science, Hiroshima University, Higashihiroshima 739 8528, Japan
    Dis Aquat Organ 53:33-9. 2003
    ..Neither phage-resistant organisms nor phage-neutralizing antibodies were detected in diseased fish or apparently healthy fish, respectively. These results indicate the potential for phage control of the disease...
  89. ncbi Concentrations of a Koi herpesvirus (KHV) in tissues of experimentally infected Cyprinus carpio koi as assessed by real-time TaqMan PCR
    Oren Gilad
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Dis Aquat Organ 60:179-87. 2004
    ..Koi surviving infection at 62 to 64 d post virus exposure contained lower KHV genome copies (up to 1.99 x 10(2) per 10(6) host cells) as present in gill, kidney or brain tissues...
  90. ncbi Nitrosomonas Nm143-like ammonia oxidizers and Nitrospira marina-like nitrite oxidizers dominate the nitrifier community in a marine aquaculture biofilm
    Bärbel U Foesel
    Department of Biological Sciences, Microbiology, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 63:192-204. 2008
    Zero-discharge marine aquaculture systems are an environmentally friendly alternative to conventional aquaculture. In these systems, water is purified and recycled via microbial biofilters...
  91. ncbi Lactococcus garvieae in fish: a review
    Daniel Vendrell
    Laboratory of Fish Pathology, Department of Animal Pathology, University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 29:177-98. 2006
    ..disease which affects many fish species and causes important economic losses both in marine and freshwater aquaculture when water temperature increases over 16 degrees C in summer months...
  92. pmc Freshwater aquaculture nurseries and infection of fish with zoonotic trematodes, Vietnam
    Van Thi Phan
    Centre for Environment Disease Monitoring in Aquaculture Research Institute for Aquaculture No 1, Bac Ninh, Vietnam
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:1905-9. 2010
    ..It remains uncertain at what stages in the aquaculture production cycle fish become infected with FZTs...
  93. ncbi Phenotypic and molecular characterisation of fish-borne Flavobacterium johnsoniae-like isolates from aquaculture systems in South Africa
    Leonard Flemming
    Department of Microbiology, University of Stellenbosch, Private Bag X1, Matieland 7602, South Africa
    Res Microbiol 158:18-30. 2007
    Fish infections caused by pathogenic Flavobacterium species are a major problem in the aquaculture industry worldwide, often leading to large economic losses. Thirty-two Flavobacterium spp...
  94. ncbi Microbial manipulations to improve fish health and production--a Mediterranean perspective
    Arkadios Dimitroglou
    Aquaculture and Fish Nutrition Research Group, School of Biomedical and Biological Sciences, Marine Institute, University of Plymouth, UK
    Fish Shellfish Immunol 30:1-16. 2011
    ..Future studies focused on these interactions utilising gnotobiotic techniques should provide a better understanding of how to extract the full potential of biotic applications to promote immune function of Mediterranean teleosts...
  95. ncbi Regulation of FADS2 expression and activity in European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax, L.) fed a vegetable diet
    F Geay
    UMR, IFREMER, Technopole Brest Iroise, Plouzane, France
    Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol 156:237-43. 2010
    Supplies of marine fish oils are limited, and continued growth in aquaculture production dictates that lipid substitutes in fish diets must be used without compromising fish health and product quality...
  96. ncbi Identifying epidemiological factors affecting sea lice Lepeophtheirus salmonis abundance on Scottish salmon farms using general linear models
    C W Revie
    Department of Computer and Information Sciences, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow G1 1XH, UK
    Dis Aquat Organ 57:85-95. 2003
    ..salmonis abundance, though much of the variation remains unexplained...
  97. ncbi Salmonid microarrays identify intestinal genes that reliably monitor P deficiency in rainbow trout aquaculture
    S Kirchner
    Department of Pharmacology and Physiology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey UMDNJ, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103 2714, USA
    Anim Genet 38:319-31. 2007
    ..Simultaneous changes in the expression of these P biomarkers could predict either P deficiency (to prevent economic losses to the farmers) or P excess (to prevent inadvertent pollution of nearby waters)...
  98. ncbi Acute columnaris infection in channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus (Rafinesque): efficacy of practical treatments for warmwater aquaculture ponds
    S Thomas-Jinu
    Aquaculture Fisheries Center, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, AR 71601, USA
    J Fish Dis 27:23-8. 2004
    ..Diquat is labelled for aquatic use as an herbicide in the USA but in large ponds it is prohibitively expensive...
  99. ncbi A sequential study of pathological findings in Atlantic halibut, Hippoglossus hippoglossus (L), throughout one year after an acute outbreak of viral encephalopathy and retinopathy
    R Johansen
    National Veterinary Institute, Oslo, Norway
    J Fish Dis 27:327-41. 2004
    ..None of these findings seemed to be related to the nodavirus infection. Nodavirus was reisolated in cell culture from subclinically infected fish one year after the acute VER outbreak, which indicates that the virus was still infectious...
  100. ncbi Stochastic modelling of direct costs of pancreas disease (PD) in Norwegian farmed Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.)
    Arnfinn Aunsmo
    Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, P O Box 8146 Dep, 0033 Oslo, Norway SalMar Farming AS, 7266 Kverva, Norway
    Prev Vet Med 93:233-41. 2010
    An economic model for estimating the direct costs of disease in industrial aquaculture was developed to include the following areas: biological losses, extraordinary costs, costs of treatment, costs of prevention and insurance pay-out...
  101. pmc In situ aquaculture methods for Dysidea avara (Demospongiae, Porifera) in the northwestern Mediterranean
    Sonia de Caralt
    Centre d Estudis Avançats de Blanes CEAB CSIC, Accés a la Cala St Francesc 14, Blanes, Spain
    Mar Drugs 8:1731-42. 2010
    ..In situ sponge aquaculture is nowadays one of the most reliable methods to supply pharmaceutical companies with sufficient quantities of ..

Research Grants35

  1. Biosynthesis of Microbial Isoprenoids
    David E Cane; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..widely occurring, and costly episodes of unpleasant taste and odor in public drinking water supplies and in aquaculture. Beyond the intrinsic biological importance of terpenoid metabolites, the study of microbial terpene ..
  2. Defining evolutionary trajectories: Molecular adaptation to antibiotic resistance
    ADIL YOUSIF SHAMOO; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..to human-to-human transmission within clinical settings, the widespread use of antibiotics in agriculture and aquaculture has also led to the proliferation of resistant strains...
  3. 2012 Oceans and Human Health Gordon Research Conference and Gordon Research Semi
    Darrell Jay Grimes; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Specific aims for the 2012 conference and seminar will include sessions on seafood (health risks and benefits), aquaculture, natural disasters, climate change, metagenomics, microbiomes, transcriptomics, forecasting and remote sensing, ..
  4. Improvement of University of Oregon Animal Research Facilities
    RICHARD W LINTON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..1) We propose new construction, renovation, and purchase of new aquaculture equipment in our Zebrafish Facility...
  5. Emergence and biological control of schistosomiasis
    Susanne H Sokolow; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..contributed to disease emergence for schistosomiasis, and (2) whether snail predator reintroduction via aquaculture is a viable long-term transmission control strategy...
  6. Device for Automating Zebrafish Processing
    Demian Park; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..There are currently more than 200 core zebrafish aquaculture facilities (2/3 are in the US), and the number of satellite labs is increasing rapidly due to development of ..
  7. Device for Automating Zebrafish Processing
    WEN L SENG; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..There are currently more than 300 core zebrafish aquaculture facilities (2/3 are in the US), and the number of satellite labs is increasing rapidly due to development of ..
  8. Southeast Center for Agricultural Health and Injury Prevention-Renewal
    David Mannino; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..safety and work organization;tractor overturns;cancer incidence in farmers/cancer surveillance;hazards in aquaculture;the personal, operational, and societal costs of injuries and the cost-effectiveness of prevention;safety ..
  9. TECHNOLOGY FOR CULTURE OF MEGATHURA CRENULATA FOR KLH
    DAVID SPAULDING; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Resources, Steflar Biotechnologies has successfully developed_ optimized and demonstrated the first dedicated aquaculture technology and non-lethal hemocyanin- extraction- methods for commercial- scale production-of KLH from ..
  10. Ecological Fitness of Vibrios and the Emergence of Pathogenic Traits
    Hans Wildschutte; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Vibrios are abundant in marine habitats, these bacteria present ongoing threats to both humans and our national aquaculture. Thus, it is necessary to detect marine environments, which may be reservoirs for emerging pathogens in order ..
  11. International Congress on Microsporidiosis
    Louis Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..They are also important pathogens in agriculture and aquaculture. Due to their ability to be transmitted by food and water they are on the class B bioterrorism list...
  12. Developmental Genetics of Gut and Pancreas in Zebrafish
    Alan Mayer; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Dr. Fishman's laboratory has the funding, personnel, equipment and aquaculture facility necessary for the candidate to carrying out the proposed research and career development plans...
  13. AQUACULTURE PRODUCTION OF TUNICATE NATURAL PRODUCTS
    GUY ROTHWELL; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..The aim is to create a reliable, high-yield aquaculture bio-production system which will supply chemically consistent, economical marine natural products from ..
  14. Mechanisms of NK Recognition of HCMV Infected Cells
    William Carr; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..interest in innate immunity, through his prior clinical experience as an aquatic veterinarian in shrimp aquaculture. Dr...
  15. Role of Bacteria in production of ET-743 in E. turbinata
    Margo Haygood; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..One obstacle to exploring the full potential of ET-743 is lack of supply. Both aquaculture and semi-synthesis have been used to obtain the compound but neither are cost effective...
  16. Second International Workshop on Microsporidia from Vertebrate and Invertebrate H
    Louis Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..are important pathogens in the setting of HIV infection[unreadable] and are also pathogens in agriculture and aquaculture. Due to their ability to be[unreadable] transmitted by food and water they are on the class B bioterrorism list...
  17. TECHNOLOGY FOR CULTURE OF MEGATHURA CRENULATA FOR KLH
    FRANK OAKES; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..diets for Megathura post-larvae and sustained KLH production; b) Optimize culture methods and stage-specific aquaculture systems for long-term maintenance of KLH-producing stock suitable for commercial scale production; c) Perfect ..
  18. USE OF CHEMICAL ECOLOGY TO PRODUCE ECTEINASCIDINS
    Janice Thompson; Fiscal Year: 1992
    Environmental manipulations within controlled, intensive aquaculture systems will be used to enhance the production of the natural product ecteinascidins by the marine tunicate Ecteinascidia turbinata...
  19. EICOSAPENTAENOIC ACID: ALGAE CULTURE & EXTRACTION
    RODNER WINGET; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..00 per gram. The procedure involves scale up of aquaculture extraction, and purification technologies developed in Phase I on a species of algae selected in Phase I...
  20. BIOSYNTHETIC OPTIMIZATION OF BRYOSTATINS IN AQUACULTURE
    Janice Thompson; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..incorporated into enriched artificial diets and evaluated for their potential to increase bryostatin 1 yield in aquaculture systems already under development by CalBioMarine...
  21. Stringent response and bmp expression in B. burgdorferi
    Felipe Cabello; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..burgdorferi from a descriptive paradigm to a paradigm framed by mechanistic and causal interpretations. ..
  22. Regulated expression of B. burgdorferi virulence genes
    FELIPE CARDENAS CABELLO; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..burgdorferi. These tools will be used to identify genes that are potentially responsible for this organism's virulence and which could be targets for new vaccines and antibiotics against Lyme disease. ..
  23. MUTANT LINES OF ZEBRAFISH HIGHLY SENSITIVE TO NEOPLASIA
    Jan Spitsbergen; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These lines of zebrafish will provide an efficient and inexpensive system for development of new treatment and prevention strategies for cancer, and will help identify new genes controlling growth and differentiation. ..
  24. Cytoplasmic Reactivation of p53 Family Members
    Charles Walker; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Overexpression might overwhelm mechanisms that sequester these proteins in the cytoplasm of leukemic clam hemocytes and lead to a resumption of clam p53 and/or p63/73-induced apoptosis. ..
  25. BIOLOGY OF TREMATODE-SNAIL ASSOCIATIONS
    ERIC SAMUEL LOKER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Also, the tools generated will be useful for future studies of schistosome-snail interactions in the field. Our studies will also provide a valuable complement to the upcoming genome sequencing project for B. glabrata. ..
  26. High definition in vivo footprinting via single molecule sequencing
    Michael Dorschner; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  27. Overexpression of membrane proteins in Tetrahymena
    THEODORE CLARK; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The technology described here is intended to better understand how these proteins function, leading ultimately to strategies for the treatment of serious disorders ranging from cancer to stoke. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  28. Forward Genetics in Tetrahymena: Cloning by Complementation
    ROBERT COYNE; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Numerous other basic studies with far-reaching relevance to human health would be facilitated by the availability of the proposed freely available resource. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  29. Evo-epidemiology of Schistosoma mansoni in western Kenya
    ERIC LOKER; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..mansoni will respond to the vast environmental changes underway in Africa today. ..
  30. Large-scale analysis of human genetic variation via Multiplex Barcode Sequencing
    Michael Dorschner; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Additionally, it will be applicable to both genomic DNA templates, and to cDNA enabling simultaneous sampling of genetic variation and gene expression. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  31. Maternal fatty acids, birth weight and child development
    Emily Oken; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  32. PREVENTION OF NEURAL TUBE DEFECTS BY IMMUNE STIMULATION
    THERESA HRUBEC; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Steven Holladay and Ansar Ahmed of the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine at the VPISU, and will offer excellent training and career development for Dr. Hrubec. ..
  33. Assembly and Functions of Photosynthetic Water Oxidases
    G Dismukes; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..