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  • The Effect of Creosote on Vitellogenin Production in Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)

    The Effect of Creosote on Vitellogenin Production in Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)

    Abstract  As part of a broader investigation into the effects of creosote treatments on the aquatic biota in pond microcosms, we examined the possible implications for vitellogenin (Vtg) production in Oncorhynchus mykiss [rainbow trout (RT)]. Vtg is the precursor of egg yolk protein and has emerged as a useful biomarker of exposure to estrogenic substances. Our a priori intent was to assess ...

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  • Historical early delivery of rainbow trout eggs

    Historical early delivery of rainbow trout eggs

    The season’s first rainbow trout eggs from the AquaGen strain was delivered to Hofseth Aqua in Tafjord, Norway on November 19th, 2019, two months earlier than normal. With access to these early eggs, the smolt can be put to sea in spring, ...

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