Volume 1 Issue 2

Volume 1 Issue 2


Research Article

Low-Cost, Specific and Sensitive Detection of Infectious Spleen and Kidney Necrosis Virus by Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification

Guangxin Liua, Zeming Lia, Peixiao Luoa, Liyue Liua, Junfa Yuana, Yang Zhoua, Muhammad Asima, Xueqin Liua*,Li Lina*

Infectious spleen and kidney necrosis virus (ISKNV) has caused high mortality of mandarin fish (Siniperca chuatsi) cultured in Asian countries. The current research priority is to develop a low-cost, rapid, specific and sensitive diagnosis method which can be widely in the fish farm.

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Review Article

Aquaculture and Fish welfare: Evidences for Fish Nociception

Carla Patrícia Bejo Wolkers*, Anette Hoffmann 

The prominent increase in the use of fish as animal model for behavioral, pharmacological and physiological studies, as well as in aquaculture production chains, raises important questions about the  welfare of these animals and the possibility of suffering.

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