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mtDNA copy number contributes to growth diversity in allopolyploid fish

Phenotypic differences between diploid parents and their allotriploid offspring are common in aquaculture breeding. Some allotriploid populations exhibit rapid growth rates and increased body weight,...

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Evaluation of Lipin 1 polymorphisms for genetic markers in association with performance traits in Azikheli buffalo

Lipin 1 regulates lipid metabolism in mammary glands. Genetic variation in lipin 1 gene is thought to effect milk production in dairy animals. This study aimed to investigate the association of SNPs...

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Current status and application of largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides) germplasm resources

Largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides, LB) is an important aquaculture and fishing species in the world. LB has been introduced into China since 1983, and its aquaculture production has increased year...

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Optimum gamma radiation doses to enhance genetic diversity in selected cowpea (Vigna unguiculata) genotypes

Cowpea (Vigna unguiculata L.) improvement is necessary to increase its contribution to food and nutrition security in the impoverished regions such as the Sub-Saharan African Region. Genetic variability...

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Genetic study on heritability and novel SNP loci of temperament in Chinese Kunming Dog

Chinese Kunming dog (CKD) is a working breed widely used by army, customs and police across the country. To better evaluate a breeding population's potential working performance and implement selective...

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Expression profile analysis of muscle regulation genes under growth and water flow stress in zebrafish

Muscle is one of the important quality of fish. However, there is still a lack of sufficient understanding of the mechanism of muscle growth regulation in fish. In this study, the expression patterns...

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Different color varieties of Asian arowana are unlikely distinct species: Molecular and reproductive evidence

The Asian arowana (Scleropages formosus) has gained immense popularity in the ornamental fish trade due to its striking color variations. However, ongoing debates persist regarding the taxonomic classification...

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Comparative analysis of nutrients in muscle and ovary between an improved fish and its parents

In previous studies, an allodiploid lineage (WR-F1-F5) was established by the distant hybridization of white crucian carp (Carassius cuvieri, WCC, ♀) and red crucian carp (Carassius auratus red var.,...

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Analysis of the genetic characteristics and variations in disease-resistant grass carp based on whole-genome resequencing and transcriptome sequencing

Disease-resistant grass carp (DR-GGC) was obtained by backcrossing gynogenetic grass carp (GGC, 2n = 48, female) with common grass carp (Ctenopharyngodon idellus [GC], 2n = 48, male). The genetic constitution...

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WbuB, a glycosyltransferase family 4 protein, regulates the activation of NLRP3 inflammasome and contributes to the virulence of Aeromonas hydrophila CCL1

Aeromonas hydrophila is an opportunistic pathogen of fishes and aquatic animals. A. hydrophila has a strong ability to disrupt gut integrity and cause inflammation and septicemia in fish, however, the...

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Successful live births after Chinese herbal medicine treatment on a patient of advanced maternal age with severe diminished ovarian reserve: A case report

The fecundity of women decreases significantly beginning approximately at age 35 and decreases more rapidly after age 40. Age affects not only the size of the oocyte pool but also the quality of germ...

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Characterization of allodiploid and allotriploid fish derived from hybridization between Cyprinus carpio haematopterus (♀) and Gobiocypris rarus (♂)

The production of hybrid progeny through distant hybridization holds great significance in enriching germplasm resources for fish breeding. In this study, a hybridization experiment was conducted between...

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Sex biased expression of Fem-1 in larval stages suggests its function in early sex differentiation of Litopeneaus vannamei

The Pacific white shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei (L. vannamei) is an economically important species worldwide. As females exhibit a faster growth rate than males, it is crucial to understand the mechanism...

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Transcriptome analysis confirms aquatic animals have less risk by carrying on human respiratory viruses

Aquatic animals are an important source of food for humans, yet little is known about their potential to transfer zoonotic viruses. Multiple recent cases of SARS-CoV-2 from cold-chain aquatic food and...

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Identification and analysis of senescence-related genes in caudal fin cells of triploid crucian carp

This research aims to identify the hub genes associated with the senescence of triploid caudal fin cells. Transcriptomic data are obtained from the high and low generation (P6, P60) of triploid crucian...

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Correction to: A comparative study of muscle nutrition and intermuscular bone number in improved diploid carp

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Queries on the article "Maternal traditional Chinese medicine exposure and risk of congenital malformations" and suggestions for teratogenicity research

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has a rich history spanning thousands of years, with its applications ranging from treating female infertility and recurrent pregnancy loss to managing nausea and...

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Responses of elite sorghum (Sorghum bicolor [L.] Moench) lines developed via gamma-radiation for grain yield, component traits and drought tolerance

Induced plant mutagenesis is a powerful technique to create genetic variation for agronomic traits and drought tolerance selection programs. The objective of this study was to determine the response...

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A regression approach for assessing large molecular drug concentration in breast milk

The development of an effective method for predicting the transfer of biologics from plasma into breast milk is important to ensure the safe use of medications during lactation. The aim of this study...

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Tumor necrosis factor α1 (TNFα1) administration can disrupt barrier function and attenuate redox defense in midgut of red crucian carp (Carassius auratus red var)

TNFα belongs to superfamily of tumor necrosis factor that can exert the pleiotropic effort in a large quantity of biological processes, including immune homeostasis, intracellular modulation and etiopathogenesis,...

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Study on biological characteristics and excellent characters of Baling Tieshan organic bighead carp

Baling Tieshan Reservoir is one of the important artificial inland lakes in Hunan Province, with abundant aquatic resources, including high-quality fish species such as organic bighead carp. In order...

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Effects of dietary glutathione on growth performance, muscle quality and lipid metabolism of hybrid crucian carp (Carassius auratus cuvieri ♀ × Carassius auratus red var. ♂) fed a high-fat diet

A 60-day feeding trial was conducted to investigate the influence of glutathione (GSH) on growth performance, lipid metabolism and muscle quality of hybrid crucian carp (initial body weight: 15.03 ± 0.11 g)...

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The kiss2/kiss2r system directly modulates the activity of the pituitary gland in largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides)

The kisspeptin system, which involves hypothalamic neuropeptides, plays pivotal roles in the regulation of teleost reproduction. A previous study suggested that the kiss2/kissr2 system in largemouth...

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Manganese-superoxide dismutase (MnSOD) rescues redox balance and mucosal barrier function in midgut of hybrid fish (Carassius cuvieri ♀ × Carassius auratus red var ♂) infected with Aeromonas hydrophila and Edwardsiella tarda

MnSOD is a ubiquitous metalloenzyme that constitutes the first line of antioxidant defense against oxidative stress. In this study, full length sequence of MnSOD was identified from hybrid crucian carp...

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A comparative study of muscle nutrition and intermuscular bone number in improved diploid carp

The common carp (Cyprinus carpio L., COC, 2n = 100) is one of the most widely consumed and distributed freshwater fish in the world. It ranks fourth in total freshwater aquaculture volume in various...

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