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Molecular Research in Aquaculture / Edition 1

Molecular Research in Aquaculture / Edition 1

by Ken Overturf


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ISBN-13: 9780813818511
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 09/22/2009
Pages: 408
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 9.70(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Ken Overturf is a Research Geneticist at the USDA-Agricultural Research Service, Hagerman Fish Culture Experiment Station, Hagerman Idaho.

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Table of Contents

List of Contributors.

Chapter 1. Convergence of Aquaculture and Molecular Biology(Ken Overturf).

Chapter 2. Basic Molecular Laboratory Methods (KenOverturf ).

Chapter 3. Quantitative PCR (Ken Overturf).

Chapter 4. Aquaculture-Related Applications of DNA MicroarrayTechnology (Matthew L. Rise, Zhanjiang Liu, Susan E. Douglas,Laura L. Brown, John H.E. Nash, and Margaret J.McFall-Ngai).

Chapter 5. Aquaculture Genomics (Yniv Palti).

Chapter 6. Proteomics in Aquaculture (Samuel A.M.Martin).

Chapter 7. The Role of Model Organisms in Aquaculture Research:Transient and Permanent Advantages (Barrie Robison).

Chapter 8. Clonal Lines and Chromosome Manipulation forAquaculture Research and Production (Krista M. Nichols).

Chapter 9. Issues and Methodology for Development of TransgenicFish for Aquaculture with a Focus on Growth Enhancement (RobertH. Devlin, Peter A. Raven, L. Fredrik Sundstrom, andMitchell Uh).

Chapter 10. Molecular Regulation of Intermediary MetabolismFocusing on Utilization of Dietary Carbohydrates (StephanePanserat).

Chapter 11. Muscle Regulation (Peggy R. Biga).

Chapter 12. Microbial Genomics of Aquaculture Pathogens(Gregory D. Wiens).

Chapter 13. Control of Reproduction (Gregory M.Weber).


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"This book provides a basic understanding of the modern molecular techniques currently used in aquaculture research. … This book will appeal to newcomers interested in molecular techniques and provide experienced researchers with information that relates molecular function to fish physiology." (Book News, December 2009)

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