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Human-induced evolution caught in action: SNP-array reveals rapid amphi-atlantic spread of pesticide resistance in the salmon ecotoparasite Lepeophtheirus salmonis
(BioMed Central, 2014-10-26)
Background: The salmon louse, Lepeophtheirus salmonis, is an ectoparasite of salmonids that causes huge economic losses in salmon farming, and has also been causatively linked with declines of wild salmonid populations. ...
Review of ecosystem models of fjords; new insights of relevance to fisheries management
(The University of Bergen, 2001)
Fjords on the west coast of Norway contain small ecosystems that have similar physical and biological processes as large oceanic ecosystems. Hence, they are ideal experimental facilities. However, ecosystems are complex ...
Antibiotic uptake by cultured Atlantic cod leucocytes and effect on intracellular Francisella noatunensis subsp. noatunensis replication
The granuloma disease caused by Francisella noatunensis subsp. noatunensis in farmed Atlantic cod has not been successfully treated by use of antibacterials, even when antibacterial resistance testing indicates a sufficient ...
Age and growth determination and stock identification using statolith microstructure of Indian squid, Loligo duvauceli
(The University of Bergen, 2010-05-29)
Age and growth and stock identification of Indian squid, Loligo duvauceli were examined by statolith microstructure and morphological measurements. The Indian squid were sampled from the Gulf of Thailand and the Andaman ...
Separating blue whiting (Micromesistius poutassou Risso, 1826) from myctophid targets using multi-frequency methods
(The University of Bergen, 2008)
Blue whiting (Micromesistius poutassou Risso, 1826) is a physoclists species, widely distributed in the Barents Sea, Norwegian Sea and Mediterranean Sea. They appear on the continental slope and shelf, in high concentration ...
Ichthyobodo infections on farmed and wild fish. Methods for detection and identification of Ichthyobodo spp.
(The University of Bergen, 2013-03-01)
Ichthyobodosis is an important parasitic disease that has caused severe loss among ornamental and farmed fish world wide for more than a century. The disease is caused by heavy infections on skin and gills by parasitic ...
Oppfattelse og berbeidelse av emosjonelle uttrykk hos mennesker - et evolusjonært perspektiv på asymmetriske ansiktsuttrykk
(The University of Bergen, 2000)
Desmozoon lepeophtherii as a pathogen in Norwegian salmon aquaculture
(The University of Bergen, 2011-06-01)
During late summer and autumn 2008 the Norwegian Veterinary Institute Bergen received several diagnostic cases with similar histopathological changes. Due to unknown cause of the the condition it was subsequently called ...
Longevity and growth of Acacia tortilis; insights from 14C content and anatomy of wood
(BioMed Central, 2007-06-15)
Background: Acacia tortilis is a keystone species across arid ecosystems in Africa and the Middle East. Yet, its life-history, longevity and growth are poorly known, and consequently ongoing changes in tree populations ...