1. Research article

    Effects of different algae in diet on growth and interleukin (IL)-10 production of juvenile sea cucumber Apostichopus japonicus

    The experiment was conducted to investigate the effects of different algae in diet on growth, survival, and interleukin-10 productions of sea cucumber. At first, a 9-week feeding trail was conducted to evaluat...

    Md Anisuzzaman, Jeong U-Cheol, Jin Feng, Choi Jong-Kuk, Kabery Kamrunnahar, Lee Da-In, Yu Hak Sun and Kang Seok-Joong

    Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 2017 20:24

    Published on: 5 October 2017

  2. Research article

    Appropriate feeding for early juvenile stages of eunicid polychaete Marphysa sanguinea

    Survival rate (SR) and growth rate (GR) were tested with various feed sources to identify an appropriate feed to improve the productivity in the early life stage of the rock worm Marphysa sanguinea (Montagu, 1813...

    Kyeong Hun Kim, Byoung Kwon Kim, Sung Kyun Kim, War War Phoo, B. A. Venmathi Maran and Chang-Hoon Kim

    Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 2017 20:19

    Published on: 31 August 2017

  3. Research article

    Circadian rhythm of melatonin secretion and growth-related gene expression in the tiger puffer Takifugu rubripes

    Somatostatin (SS) and growth hormone-releasing hormone (GHRH) are primary factors regulating growth hormone (GH) secretion in the pituitary. To date, it remains unknown how this rhythm is controlled endogenous...

    Byeong-Hoon Kim, Sung-Pyo Hur, Sang-Woo Hur, Yuki Takeuchi, Akihiro Takemura and Young-Don Lee

    Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 2017 20:17

    Published on: 8 August 2017

  4. Research article

    Biochemical changes and drug residues in ascidian Halocynthia roretzi after formalin–hydrogen peroxide treatment regimen designed against soft tunic syndrome

    Soft tunic syndrome (STS) is a protozoal disease caused by Azumiobodo hoyamushi in the edible ascidian Halocynthia roretzi. Previous studies have proven that combined formalin–hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) bath is eff...

    Ji-Hoon Lee, Ju-Wan Kim, Yun-Kyung Shin, Kyung-Il Park and Kwan Ha Park

    Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 2017 20:12

    Published on: 11 July 2017

  5. Research article

    Alterations of growth performance, hematological parameters, and plasma constituents in the sablefish, Anoplopoma fimbria depending on ammonia concentrations

    Juvenile Anoplopoma fimbria (mean length 16.8 ± 2.2 cm, and mean weight 72.8 ± 5.4 g) were exposed for 2 months with different levels of ammonia (0, 0.25, 0.50, 0.75, 1.00, and 1.25 mg/L). Growth performances suc...

    Jun-Hwan Kim, Hee-Ju Park, In-Ki Hwang, Jae-Min Han, Do-Hyung Kim, Chul Woong Oh, Jung Sick Lee and Ju-Chan Kang

    Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 2017 20:4

    Published on: 24 March 2017

  6. Research article

    A survey of epiphytic organisms in cultured kelp Saccharina japonica in Korea

    A survey was conducted to investigate the presence of epiphytic organisms in four kelp Saccharina japonica farms in the coastal area of Korea from 2014 to 2015. Of 740 kelp samples that were taken, 208 exhibited ...

    Jong-Oh Kim, Wi-Sik Kim, Ha-Na Jeong, Sung-Je Choi, Jung-Soo Seo, Myoung-Ae Park and Myung-Joo Oh

    Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 2017 20:1

    Published on: 31 January 2017

  7. Research article

    Butyrate and taurine exert a mitigating effect on the inflamed distal intestine of European sea bass fed with a high percentage of soybean meal

    Due to the paucity of oceanic resources utilized in the preparation of diets for cultured fish, commercial feed producers have been trying to replace fishmeal (FM) using alternative protein sources such as veg...

    Simona Rimoldi, Giovanna Finzi, Chiara Ceccotti, Rossana Girardello, Annalisa Grimaldi, Chiara Ascione and Genciana Terova

    Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 2016 19:40

    Published on: 5 December 2016