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Amino acid nutrition of fishes: requirements and supplementation of diets

Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part B: Comparative Biochemistry

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https://doi.org/10.1016/0305-0491(82)90197-3

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Abstract

The purpose of this paper is: (1) to make a concise review of the published dietary requirements of fishes for amino acids, (2) to describe recent findings at the Tunison Laboratory concerning amino acid nutrition of trout, (3) to review specific signs of deficiency of amino acids, and (4) to discuss use of the fish egg amino acid pattern as a guideline to formulating new feeds or studying amino acid requirements of fishes for which there is limited information on their quantitative requirements.

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Publication type:
Article
Publication Subtype:
Journal Article
Title:
Amino acid nutrition of fishes: requirements and supplementation of diets
Series title:
Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part B: Comparative Biochemistry
DOI:
10.1016/0305-0491(82)90197-3
Volume:
73
Issue:
1
Year Published:
1982
Language:
English
Publisher:
Elsevier
Contributing office(s):
Leetown Science Center
Description:
8 p.
First page:
17
Last page:
24