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Piscine Reovirus (PRV): An Underestimated Pathogen in the Scottish Salmon Industry?
In recent years, piscine reovirus has emerged as a pathogen of interest to European salmon producers. The complete spectrum of effects that this virus...
Fish Born in Larger Groups More Sociable
A new study from The University of Cambridge shows that cichlid fish reared in larger social groups from birth display a greater and more extensive range...
Polystyrene Nanoparticles Affect Fish Behaviour and Metabolism
Fish fed polystyrene nanoparticles are less active and show changes to their brains and metabolism, according to a study by Swedish and Danish researchers. The...
How to Control Microsporidian Parasites in Shrimp Farms
A type of microsporidian parasite is severely affecting aquaculture in Asia. This report by Dr Stephen Newman addresses best practice in reducing the pathogen....
Warm-Blooded Fish Swim Further and Faster
Fish species capable of warming their body core are able to swim two and a half times faster than those whose body temperature does not change, according...
Harvest and Post-Harvest Handling Practices Influence Fish Welfare and Product Quality
The positive impact on fish quality of humane harvesting practices means that increased fish welfare provides strong benefits to the consumer, write Barbara...
Thermal Stunning Approach Works Best With Tilapia
In a study by Rachel Cristina Prehl Alves et al, Universidade de São Paulo, the authors evaluated the stunning effectiveness of thermonarcosis, carbon...
Helping Salmon Cope with Stress of Transfer to Sea
Scientists are keen to sort farmed salmon and provide them with exercise right from the early stages of their growth, in order to equip them to deal with...

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