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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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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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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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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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Bioinformatic and functional analyses reveal the expansion base of the rice polyketide synthase III superfamily and the synergistic roles of OsPKS1 and OsPKS2 in male reproduction

Type III polyketide synthase (PKS III) superfamily members are involved in plant secondary metabolism, which is important for plant development and resistance to biological and abiotic stress. However,...

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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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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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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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The formation and biological characterization of two allotriploid fish derived from interploid crosses

Interploid cross is regularly observed in plants and often results in phenotypic changes, including reduced fertility and heterosis. Yet few triploids have been observed in animals due to the rare coexistence...

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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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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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SLC24A5 plays fundamental roles in regulating melanophore development in Cyprinidae fish

The mechanism of color pattern formation in animals is complicated. Oujiang color common carp (Cyprinus carpio var. color) is an excellent fish model for studying the molecular mechanism of pigmentation....

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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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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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Designed ABA receptor agonists: A new tool to improve crop quality

Unfriendly environments like drought, cold or any other properties stress lead to a certain reduction of crop yield and quality. Abscisic acid (ABA), as an important plant hormone, plays a very important...

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Genome-wide association analysis reveals genetic variations and candidate genes associated with growth-related traits and condition factor in Takifugu bimaculatus

Takifugu bimaculatus is a new breed of pufferfish that has emerged in the recent twenty years. As a euryhaline species, the habitat of T. bimaculatus ranges from the Yangtze River estuary to the South...

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OsFH13, a type I formin, is indispensable for rice morphogenesis

Actin binding proteins regulate plant morphogenesis by regulating actin dynamics and formins affect plant morphogenesis by modulating cytoskeleton dynamics. However, the roles of formins in rice morphogenesis...

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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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Integration of miRNA-mRNA co-expression network reveals potential regulation of miRNAs in hypothalamus from sterile triploid crucian carp

The sterile triploid crucian carp (TC) has growth superiority which is generated from crossing between diploid red crucian carp (Carassius carassius red var. ♀) (RC) and tetraploid hybrid linage [derived...

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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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Comparative transcriptome preliminary reveals the molecular mechanism of the growth rate of Procambarus clarkii

The red swamp crayfish (Procambarus clarkii) is a well-known invasive species. It has become one of the most important freshwater aquaculture resources in China. In this study, we reported the karyotype...

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Characterization and comparison of lipids in Camellia oleifera kernels of XL210 and XL1 based on LC-MS/MS

Camellia oleifera is a unique edible oil tree species in China and one of the four major woody oil tree species in the world. Its products are widely used in forestry, agriculture and fishery, medicine,...

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Role of sox family genes in teleostean reproduction-an overview

SRY-box (SOX) family genes are mostly transcription factors essential for animal growth, involved in developing oligodendrocyte, neural crest, lens, and testis. SOX proteins are functionally implicated...

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