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Development of fisheries in China

Fisheries is a social production sector that captures and farms fish and other aquatic animals and plants for aquatic products. In a broad sense, fisheries also include upstream departments (e.g., manufacturing,...

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Culture conditions for in vitro maturation of oocytes – A review

The maturation of oocytes external to the body is referred to IVM and is utilised by many different species. IVM bypasses traditional superovulation methods, where several hormonal injections are administered....

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A review on ghrelin and fish reproduction

Ghrelin is a multifunctional peptide hormone which dominantly secreted in stomach and intestine. Ghrelin involves in growth control, food intake, energy balance, and reproductive process. Recent evidences...

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Small RNA in plant meiosis and gametogenesis

Small RNAs are short non-coding nucleotides and regulate various biological processes in eukaryotes. During past decades, numerous studies have demonstrated the biogenesis of small RNAs and their modes...

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The isolation of a novel Streptomyces termitum and identification its active substance against fish pathogens

The emerging outbreak of bacterial diseases poses a major threat to the aquaculture industry, and the abuse of antibiotics leads to the emergence of drug-resistant pathogens; hence, the development...

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Rapid establishment of Oct4: EGFP transgenic zebrafish homozygote through gynogenesis for monitoring the pluripotency during induction of pluripotent stem cells

Oct4 was one of the important markers of cellular pluripotency. In this study, by Tol2 transgenic technology, the recombinant plasmids composed of Oct4 promoter DNA and enhanced green fluorescent protein...

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Bioinformatics analysis for Piezo in rice

The perception of mechanical force is a universal process in biological growth and development. Mechanosensitive ion channels play an important role in this process. Piezo, a member of mechanosensitive...

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A new type of hybrid golden pompano “Chenhai No.1” produced by the hybridization of (Trachinotus ovatus ♀ × Trachinotus blochii ♂) ♀ × T. ovatus ♂

Distant hybridization is a traditional and effective technology in fish genetic breeding. In this study, we reported a new type of golden pompano (Named as Chenhai No.1) produced by the distant hybridization...

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Comparative analysis of muscle nutrient in two types of hybrid bream and native bream

Distant hybridization can integrate parental advantages to produce new varieties, which may also improve the fish meat quality. Fish is considered to be one of the healthiest meats because it can provide...

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Exogenous paternal mitochondria rescue hybrid incompatibility and the destiny of exogenous mitochondria

The mitochondria of most organisms follow strict maternal inheritance, and the mechanism of elimination of paternal mitochondria is unclear. Our previous studies showed that the paternal mtDNA presented...

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CrRLK1L receptor kinases-regulated pollen-pistil interactions

Mutual communications and precise recognitions between the male side pollen and female side pistil are crucial for successful fertilization. Catharanthus roseus receptor-like kinases (CrRLK1Ls) participate...

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OsGAMYBL2 is required for pollen maturation and germination in rice

The reproductive development process of rice is not only important for basic developmental biology research, but also of great benefit to production practice. However, current understanding of the reproductive...

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Characteristics of hatching enzymes and egg envelope in cross progenies from crucian carp (Carassius auratus var.) and zebrafish (Barchydanio rerio var.)

In distant hybridization of fishes, there is a low hatching rate of hybrid progenies. To further understand the causes of low hatchability, in this article, cross-breeding between zebrafish (ZF) and...

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Duplicated Tyr disruption using CRISPR/Cas9 reveals melanophore formation in Oujiang color common carp (Cyprinus carpio var. color)

Gene duplication plays an important role in the regulation of biological traits. The Tyr inactivation have been confirmed to hinder melanin synthesis, but the research of duplicated Tyr function and...

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Apical vesicles: Social networking at the pollen tube tip

Pollen tube growth is asymmetric and highly focused at the tip. It is regarded as an ideal model cell system in plants to study polar cell growth and cell polarity. The rapid pollen tube growth is empowered...

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The OsNramp4 aluminum transporter is involved in cadmium accumulation in rice grains

Cadmium (Cd) toxicity affects many crops. Members of the OsNramp (Natural resistance-associated macrophage protein) gene family play important roles in the transport of divalent or trivalent cations...

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Inter-relations of brain neurosteroids and monoamines towards reproduction in fish

Reproduction is the physiological process which results in the sustainability of the species and brain has been the commanding organ of reproduction. In general, reproduction is governed by hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal...

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A new type of triploid fish derived from the diploid hybrid crucian carp (♀) × autotetraploid fish (♂)

Based on the allodiploid lineage (WR, 2n ​= ​100, F1–F5) of white crucian carp (Carassius cuvieri, WCC, 2n ​= ​100) (♀) ​× ​red crucian carp (Carassius auratus red var., RCC, 2n ​= ​100) (♂) and the...

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Reproductive and immuno-biochemical response of silver barb (Barbonymus gonionotus) fed dietary l-tryptophan

Tryptophan (Trp) influences several physiological functions, including reproduction, stress and immune function in fishes. The present study investigates the effect of dietary Trp supplementation on...

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Induction of gynogenesis by heterogenous sperm and cold shock treatment in Epinephelus fuscoguttatus

Gynogenesis is a chromosome set manipulation technique to accelerate inbred lines used for genomics analysis and genetic breeding. Groupers are hermaphroditic fish whereby they sexually mature as females...

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Cross breeding programme modulates reproductive outcomes, growth performances and cellular muscle growth of indigenous climbing perch, Anabas testudineus

An experiment was carried out for quality seed production of indigenous climbing perch, Anabas testudineus using cross breeding technique. Live fingerlings of A. testudineus were collected from three...

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Effects of low salinity on epigenetic changes of growth hormone and growth hormone receptor in half smooth tongue sole (Cynoglossus semilaevis)

Salinity is a crucial factor in marine teloest growth. Growth hormone (GH) and growth hormone receptor 1 (GHR1) are crucial regulators of somatic growth and development in teleosts, and may be involved...

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Studies on the artificial propagation of hybrid bream in brackish water

Hybrid bream (BBTB) is a high-quality bream derived from a hybrid lineage of blunt snout bream (Megalobrama amblycephala, 2n ​= ​48, BSB, ♀) ​× ​topmouth culter (Culter alburnus, 2n ​= ​48, TC, ♂)....

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Unconventional meiotic process of spermatocytes in male Cyprinus carpio

The spermatogenesis of fish remained unclear about the cytological process, especially on the meiotic process of spermatocytes after meiosis I. In the present study, microstructure and ultrastructure...

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Interactions between mitochondrial and nuclear genomes and co-regulation of mitochondrial and nuclear gene expression in reciprocal intergeneric hybrids between Carassius auratus red var. × Cyprinus carpio L.

Genetic interactions between nuclear and mitochondrial genomes always play an important role in growth and development. However, it is not feasible to directly perform these studies in some animals....

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