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Good Gut Health is Essential to Fish Growth Enhancement
Achieving better growth rates or improved efficiency relies on good gut performance in aquaculture species, write Rui Gonçalves, Gonçalo Santos. ....
Salmon Gill Poxvirus, the Deepest Representative of the Chordopoxvirinae
Poxviruses are large DNA viruses of vertebrates and insects causing disease in many animal species, including reptiles, birds, and mammals. Although poxvirus-like...
Economic Impact of Aquatic Parasites on Global Finfish Aquaculture Production
Obligate and opportunistic parasites play a critical role in determining the productivity, sustainability and economic viability of global finfish aquaculture...
Why Advanced Multiple Mycotoxin Detection Matters
A new technology promises to revolutionize the simultaneous detection of mycotoxins and greatly expand our scientific knowledge. Several cases in the field...
Mariculture Can Adapt to Climate Change and Ocean Acidification
Both climate change and ocean acidification are going to present challenges for the mariculture industry. Even if we were to immediately cease CO2 production,...
Ocean Acidification Spells Trouble for Mariculture
July 2015 saw atmospheric CO2 reach average monthly level of 401.30 parts per million, a huge increase on levels recorded in 1959 – the first year with...
Functional Feed Additives to Prevent Disease in Farmed Shrimp
Bacterial and viral infections have caused disastrous collapses of the shrimp farming industry. Import regulations, consumer demands and sustainable management...
Pangasius Farming: Health and Disease
This article by Bonnie Waycott for TheFishSite provides an overview of health and disease in the farming of pangasius. Pangasius Farming: Health and Disease...





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