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Human breast organoid models for lactation research

The human mammary gland is the major organ involved in lactation. In the mammary gland, alveoli secrete milk and myoepithelial cells contract to propel the milk through branched structures called ducts...

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Comparative study of carbohydrate levels on growth, oxidative stress and glucolipid metabolism of hybrid fish between Megalobrama amblycephala (♀) × Culter alburnus (♂) and Culter alburnus

The present study used hybrid fish (Megalobrama amblycephala ♀ × Culter alburnus ♂, abbreviated as BT) and topmouth culter (Culter alburnus, abbreviated as TC) as research subjects to assess and compare...

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The effects of lotus-fish co-culture on the gut microbiome of Hefang crucian carp (Carassis auratus)

Gut microbiome plays an important role in host's development and reproduction. Lotus-fish co-culture (LFC) is a popular integrated agriculture–aquaculture farming system in China. However, there is...

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Rapidly generating homozygous mutate zebrafish in F0 generation by technical integration of CRISPR/Cas9 and gynogenesis

Gene editing technique has been widely applied for gene function characterization. However, such an approach is often time-consuming to obtain homozygous mutant. In this article, through timing the...

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Proximate compositions evaluation, histology and transcriptome analysis revealed the effects of formulated diets on muscle quality in Micropterus salmoides

With the gradually upgrade of formulated feeds, the largemouth bass Micropterus salmoides has been domesticated to adapt to formulated diets to reduce the use of bait fish and cut cost. However, whether...

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Role of the dimerization domain of black carp STING during the antiviral innate immunity

Stimulator of interferon gene (STING) functions importantly as antiviral adaptor protein during the innate immune activation. The role of the dimerization domain (DD) of STING remains obscure although...

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Generating tetraploid zebrafish by heat shock treatment and labeling microtubules of their cells in vitro

Tetraploid is a very important experimental material, whether in scientific research or breeding practice. However, tetraploid strains are relatively rare. It was reported that chromosomes allocation...

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Full-length transcriptome reveals rapid genetic changes in triploid hybrid grass carp derived from female grass carp × male topmouth culter

Distant hybridization refers to the combination of different genomes from different species and further leads to genetic structure changes in hybrids. For next-generation sequencing limitations, the...

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Evolutionarily conserved IL-20 enhances the response of JAK1/STAT3 axis in Carassius cuvieri × Carassius auratus red var

The IL-20 cytokine family, which includes only IL-20, IL-22 and IL-26 in teleost, has a wide range of biological functions and is essential for epithelial integrity and innate host defense. IL-22 and...

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The formation and study of allogynogenesis Hemibarbus maculatus Bleeker

Hemibarbus maculatus Bleeker (HM) is an economically important fish that is highly valued by consumers. Gynogenesis is an important breeding method in aquaculture that has been widely applied to many...

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Gynogenetic Cirrhinus mrigala produced using irradiated sperm of Cyprinus carpio exhibit better cold tolerance

Artificial gynogenesis is an important method for accelerating the selective breeding of varieties and populations. In this study, ultraviolet-irradiated sperm of Common carp (Cyprinus carpio) was used...

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Air-assisted liquid-liquid microextraction and enantioselective gas chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry quantification of methyl jasmonate stereoisomers in tea (Camellia sinensis L.)

Different stereoisomers of phytohormones may have different roles in plants while the quantification for stereoisomers still remains a challenge. The chiral separation method for methyl jasmonate (MeJA)...

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Protection and utilization status of Parabramis and Megalobrama germplasm resources

The genera Parabramis and Megalobrama are important freshwater aquaculture economic fish, and the excavation and utilization of excellent germplasm resources are pivotal in ensuring the supply of high-quality...

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Genetic parameter estimates for litter traits in Jakhrana breed of Indian goat

The litter size and litter weight are the most important indicators of growth production system in goats as they are directly related to the survival and growth of the kids. The present attempt was...

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The infection of murine gammaherpesvirus-68 delays the early embryonic development of zebrafish

Zebrafish is a model animal for aquaculture as well as bio-medicine. Murine gamma-herpesvirus 68 (MHV68) is widely regarded as a model for the study of human gamma herpesviruses such as Kaposi's sarcoma-associated...

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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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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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Adaptation and integration of environmental cues to internal flowering network in Arabidopsis thaliana

Transition to flowering is timed by environmental cues in plants, which makes plants flower at a favorable time for seed setting. Seasonal cues like cold exposure and day length and environmental abiotic...

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Screening of antagonistic bacteria against Flavobacterium columnus and its effects on growth performance and immune function of Carassius auratus

With the popularization of modern intensive farming models, aquatic animals are more prone to outbreaks of various diseases. Due to the abuse of antibiotics, drug resistance among pathogenic bacteria...

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Comparative analysis of the texture, composition, antioxidant capacity and nutrients of natural gynogenesis blunt snout bream and its parent muscle

Gynogenesis, as a special method of distant hybridization, can be used to accelerate the formation of breeding lines such as fish varieties and populations, and cultivate lines or varieties with higher...

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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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Androgen receptor α peak expression in retina rather than gonad of Hainan medaka, Oryzias curvinotus

Androgen is a member of the sex steroid hormones family which plays an important role in the development and maturation of the vertebrate reproductive system. The physiological function of androgens...

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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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