Recent Submissions

  • Nanoencapsulated Clove Oil Applied as an Anesthetic at Slaughtering Decreases Stress, Extends the Freshness and Lengthens Shelf Life of Cultured Fish 

    López‐Cánovas, Amanda Esperanza; Cabas, Isabel; Chaves‐Pozo, Elena; Ros‐Chumillas, María; Navarro‐Segura, Laura; López‐Gómez, Antonio; Fernandes, Jorge Manuel de Oliveira; Galindo‐Villegas, Jorge; García‐Ayala, Alfonsa (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    In the aquaculture industry, fish are stunned using a wide range of methods, but all of them trigger stress responses and affect the fish flesh quality. Chilled water is considered one of the most efficient methods, but ...
  • Mixture toxicity of chlorpyrifos-methyl, pirimiphos-methyl, and nonylphenol in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) hepatocytes 

    Olsvik, Pål Asgeir; Søfteland, Liv Ingeborg Rosvoll (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Pesticide formulations typically contain adjuvants added to enhance the performance of the active ingredient. Adjuvants may modify the bioavailability and toxicity of pesticides. In this study, the aim was to examine to ...
  • The Aquatic Surface Robot (AnSweR), a lightweight, low cost, multipurpose unmanned research vessel 

    Sanfilippo, Filippo; Tang, Min; Steyaert, Sam (Communications in Computer and Information Science;, Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2021)
  • Intestinal transcriptome analysis reveals soy derivative-linked changes in Atlantic salmon 

    Kiron, Viswanath; Park, Youngjin; Siriyappagouder, Prabhugouda; Dahle, Dalia; Vasanth, Ghana Kalerammana; Dias, Jorge; Fernandes, Jorge Manuel de Oliveira; Sørensen, Mette; Trichet, Viviane Verlhac (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Intestinal inflammation in farmed fish is a non-infectious disease that deserves attention because it is a major issue linked to carnivorous fishes. The current norm is to formulate feeds based on plant-derived substances, ...
  • Temperature-dependent lipid accumulation in the polar marine microalga Chlamydomonas malina RCC2488 

    Morales-Sanchez, Daniela; Schulze, Peter Simon Claus; Kiron, Viswanath; Wijffels, Rene Hubertus (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    The exploration of cold-adapted microalgae offers a wide range of biotechnological applications that can be used for human, animal, and environmental benefits in colder climates. Previously, when the polar marine microalga ...
  • Determinants of tree seedling establishment in alpine tundra 

    Nystuen, Kristin Odden; Opedal, Øystein Hjorthol; Foest, Jessie J; Sørensen, Mia Vedel; De Frenne, Pieter; Graae, Bente Jessen; Limpens, Juul (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
    Questions Changes in climate and herbivory pressure affect northern alpine ecosystems through woody plant encroachment, altering their composition, structure and functioning. The encroachment often occurs at unequal rates ...
  • Fluorescent Microplastic Uptake by Immune Cells of Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar L.) 

    Abihssira Garcia, Isabel Sofia; Park, Youngjin; Viswanath, Kiron; Olsvik, Pål Asgeir (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    The ubiquitous presence of microplastics and their marine ecotoxicity are major public concerns. Microplastics are ingested accidentally by the marine fauna or are taken up indirectly through the food chain. These particles ...
  • Variable predator–prey relations in zooplankton overwintering in subarctic fjords 

    Skreslet, Stig; Espinasse, Marina; Olsen, Ketil; Espinasse, Boris (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Zooplankton predator–prey relations in northern Norwegian fjords are highly variable in time and space, and the mechanisms driving this variability are still poorly understood. Replicate Juday net sampling in October and ...
  • Climate change effects on Marine Protected Areas: projected decline of benthic species in the North Sea 

    Weinert, Michael; Mathis, Moritz; Kröncke, Ingrid; Pohlmann, Thomas; Reiss, Henning (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Climate change is a global threat for marine ecosystems, their biodiversity and consequently ecosystem services. In the marine realm, marine protected areas (MPAs) were designated to counteract regional pressures, but they ...
  • A Marine Biodiversity Observation Network for Genetic Monitoring of Hard-Bottom Communities(ARMS-MBON) 

    Obst, Matthias; Exter, Katrina; Allcock, A. Louise; Arvanitidis, Christos; Axber, Alizz; Bustamante, Maria; Cancio, Ibon; Carreira-Flores, Diego; Chatzinikolaou, Eva; Chatzigeorgiou, Giorgos; Chrismas, Nathan; Clark, Melody S.; Comtet, Thierry; Dailianis, Thanos; Davies, Neil; Deneudt, Klaas; de Cerio, Oihane Diaz; Fortic, Ana; Gerovasileiou, Vasilis; Hablützel, Pascal I.; Keklikoglou, Kleoniki; Kotoulas, Georgios; Lasota, Rafal; Leite, Barbara R.; Loisel, Stéphane; Lévêque, Laurent; Levy, Liraz; Malachowicz, Magdalena; Mavric, Borut; Meyer, Christopher; Mortelmans, Jonas; Norkko, Joanna; Pade, Nicolas; Power, Anne Marie; Ramšak, Andreja; Reiss, Henning; Solbakken, Jostein; Staehr, Peter A.; Sundberg, Per; Thyrring, Jakob; Troncoso, Jesus S.; Viard, Frédérique; Wenne, Roman; Yperifanou, Eleni Ioanna; Zbawicka, Malgorzata; Pavloudi, Christina (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Marine hard-bottom communities are undergoing severe change under the influence of multiple drivers, notably climate change, extraction of natural resources, pollution and eutrophication, habitat degradation, and invasive ...
  • Mitochondrial and Y-chromosome diversity of the prehistoric Koban culture of the North Caucasus 

    Boulygina, Eugenia S.; Tsygankova, Svetlana V.; Sharko, Fedor S.; Slobodova, Natalia; Gruzdeva, Natalia; Rastorguev, Sergey M; Belinsky, Andrej; Härke, Heinrich; Kadieva, Anna; Demidenko, Sergej; Shvedchikova, Tatiana; Dobrovolskaya, Maria; Reshetova, Irina; Korobov, Dmitry; Nedoluzhko, Artem (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    The Koban archaeological culture is a well-known Northern and Central Caucasus culture that has been widely distributed throughout this region during the end of Bronze Age, and the beginning of the Iron Age. Named after ...
  • Is it possible to store spotted wolffish (Anarhichas minor) sperm by refrigeration? 

    Gonzalez-Lopez, W. A.; Patel, Deepti Manjari; Duncan, Neil; Beirão, José (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Spotted wolffish Anarhichas minor reproduction in captivity is dependent on in vitro fertilization. However, it is often challenging to acquire sufficient fresh sperm to fertilize the eggs that are obtained. In this study, ...
  • Spotted wolffish (Anarhichas minor) sperm cryopreservation in 5-mL cryovials 

    Beirão, José; Flengstad, Stian; Babiak, Igor (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    In spotted wolffish Anarhichas minor aquaculture, cryopreservation is used to secure sperm availability throughout the entire spawning season. Under current protocols, sperm is cryopreserved in 0.5-mL straws. This implies ...
  • A proposed roadmap for the control of infections in wildlife using Chlamydia vaccine development in koalas Phascolarctos cinereus as a template 

    Waugh, Courtney Alice; Timms, Peter (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Vaccination strategies provide a crucial tool for managements of disease risks in wildlife, but have been utilized mostly for domestic species. However, a significant body of work has now been published describing the ...
  • Step by step optimization of a sperm cryopreservation protocol for spotted wolffish (Anarhichas minor Olafsen, 1772) 

    Santana, João; Cabrita, Elsa; Eggen, Bjørnar; Beirão, José (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Spotted wolffish Anarhichas minor reproduction in captivity is dependent on in vitro fertilization. However, low sperm volume with relatively low cell concentration and the lack of gametes synchronization (simultaneous ...
  • Spatio-temporal genetic tagging of a cosmopolitan planktivorous shark provides insight to gene flow, temporal variation and site-specific re-encounters 

    Lieber, Lilian; Hall, Graham; Hall, Jackie; Berrow, Simon; Johnston, Emmett; Gubili, Chrysoula; Sarginson, Jane; Francis, Malcolm; Duffy, Clinton; Wintner, Sabine P.; Doherty, Philip D.; Godley, Brendan J.; Hawkes, Lucy A.; Witt, Matthew J.; Henderson, Suzanne M.; de Sabata, Eleonora; Shivji, Mahmood S.; Dawson, Deborah A.; Sims, David W.; Jones, Catherine S.; Noble, Leslie Robert (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Migratory movements in response to seasonal resources often influence population structure and dynamics. Yet in mobile marine predators, population genetic consequences of such repetitious behaviour remain inaccessible ...
  • Isolated Plin5-deficient cardiomyocytes store less lipid droplets than normal, but without increased sensitivity to hypoxia 

    Li, Yuchuan; Torp, May-Kristin; Norheim, Frode; Khanal, Prabhat; Kimmel, Alan R.; Stensløkken, Kåre-Olav; Vaage, Ingvar Jarle; Dalen, Knut Tomas (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Plin5 is abundantly expressed in the heart where it binds to lipid droplets (LDs) and facilitates physical interaction between LDs and mitochondria. We isolated cardiomyocytes from adult Plin5+/+ and Plin5-/- mice to study ...
  • Impacts of predator-mediated interactions along a climatic gradient on the population dynamics of an alpine bird 

    Bowler, Diana Elizabeth; Kvasnes, Mikkel Andreas Jørnsøn; Pedersen, Hans Christian; Sandercock, Brett; Nilsen, Erlend Birkeland (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    According to classic theory, species’ population dynamics and distributions are less influenced by species interactions under harsh climatic conditions compared to under more benign climatic conditions. In alpine and boreal ...
  • Production and high throughput quantification of fucoxanthin and lipids in Tisochrysis lutea using single-cell fluorescence 

    Gao, Fengzheng; Teles, Iago; Ferrer-Ledo, Narcís; Wijffels, Rene Hubertus; Barbosa, Maria J. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    This work aimed to investigate the accumulation of fucoxanthin and lipids in Tisochrysis lutea during growth (N+) and nitrogen-starvation (N−) and to correlate these products with single-cell emissions using fluorescence-activated ...
  • Oceanic dispersal barriers in a holoplanktonic gastropod 

    Choo, Le Qin; Bal, Thijs M.P.; Goetze, Erica; Peijnenburg, Katja T.C.A. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Pteropods, a group of holoplanktonic gastropods, are regarded as bioindicators of the effects of ocean acidification on open ocean ecosystems, because their thin aragonitic shells are susceptible to dissolution. While there ...

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