• Effect of a plant-based low-fishmeal diet on digestive physiology in yellowtail Seriola quinqueradiata 

      Murashita, Koji; Matsunari, Hiroyuki; Fukada, Haruhisa; Suzuki, Nobuhiro; Furuita, Hirofumi; Oku, Hiromi; Rønnestad, Ivar; Yoshinaga, Hazuki; Yamamoto, Takeshi (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      To characterize the effects of a plant-based low-fishmeal (LFM) diet on the digestive physiology of yellowtail, Seriola quinqueradiata, we prepared two isonitrogenous and isolipidic diets; an FM-based diet (diet Control, ...
    • Hypothalamic agrp and pomc mRNA Responses to Gastrointestinal Fullness and Fasting in Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar, L.) 

      Kalananthan, Tharmini; Murashita, Koji; Rønnestad, Ivar; Ishigaki, Mitsumasa; Takahashi, Kota; Silva, Marta Sofia; Wakabayashi, Yuki; Lai, Floriana; Shimizu, Munetaka; Nilsen, Tom Ole; Martinez, Enrique Pino; Gomes, Ana S. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-02-11)
      The orexigenic agouti-related protein (AgRP) and the anorexigenic pro-opiomelanocortin (POMC) are crucial players in the control of feed intake in vertebrates, yet their role in teleosts has not been fully established. ...
    • Identification and characterization of the Atlantic salmon peptide transporter 1a 

      Gomes, Ana S.; Vacca, Francesca; Cinquetti, Raffaella; Murashita, Koji; Barca, Amilcare; Bossi, Elena; Rønnestad, Ivar; Verri, Tiziano (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Peptide transporter 1 (PepT1) mediates the uptake of dietary di-/tripeptides in vertebrates. However, in teleost fish gut, more than one PepT1-type transporter might operate, because of teleost-specific whole gen(om)e ...