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Providing an overview of available techniques for fish farmers and researchers, Methods in Reproductive Aquaculture addresses ways to improve depleted stocks of endangered fish and other species.
Written by international experts, this practical guide provides a highly readable review of gamete extraction, sperm collection, and egg stripping in different species. It then focuses on sperm and egg quality characteristics before presenting information on the materials and facilities required for gamete preparation and freeze-thawing procedures. It includes the first practical guidance on cryopreservation as a technique for gamete management. A final section reviews important aspects of gamete handling, before, during, and after fertilization and incubation.
GAMETE EXTRACTION TECHNIQUES; Reproduction and control of ovulation, spermiation and spawning in cultured fish, E. Mananos, N. Duncan, and C. Mylonas; Methods for sperm collection, J-C. Gwo; SPERM AND EGG QUALITY EVALUATION; Sperm quality assessment, E. Cabrita, V. Robles, and P. Herraez; Egg quality determination in teleost fish, F. Lahnsteiner, F. Soares, L. Ribeiro, and M.T. Dinis; ARTIFICIAL FERTILIZATION IN AQUACULTURED SPECIES:FROM NORMAL PRACTICE TO CROMOSOME MANIPULATION; Artificial fertilization in aquaculture species: from normal practice to chromosome manipulation, B. Urbanyi , . Horvath, and Z. Bokor; SPERM AND EGG CRYOPRESERVATIONChilled storage of sperm and eggs, J. Bobe and C. Labbe; Basic principles of fish spermatozoa cryopreservation, J. Cloud and S. Patton; Cryopreservation of fish oocytes, T. Zhang and E. Lubzens; Embryo cryopreservation: what we know until now, V. Robles, E. Cabrita, J.P. Acker, and P. Herraez; Cryobiological material and handling procedures, F. Martinez-Pastor and S.L. Adams; PROTOCOLS FOR SPERM CRYOPRESERVATION; Cryopreservation of sperm of loach (Misgurnus fossilis), J. Kopeika, E. Kopeika, T. Zhang, and D. Rawson; Zebrafish Sperm Cryopreservation with N, N-Dimethylacetamide, J.P. Morris IV, A. Hagen, and J.P. Kanki; Sperm cryopreservation of live-bearing fishes of the Genus Xiphophorus, Q. Dong, C. Huang, L. Hazlewood, R.B. Walter, and T.R. Tiersch; Use of post-thaw silver carp (Hypophtalmichthys molitrix) spermatozoa to increase hatchery productions, B. Alvarez, A. Arenal, R. Fuentes, R. Pimentel, Z. Abad, and E. Pimentel; Cryopreservation of common carp sperm, B. Urbanyi and . Horvath; Sperm cryopreservation from sea perch, Lateolabrax japonicas, S-L. Chen, X.S. Ji, and Y-S. Tian; Semen cryopreservation of piracanjuba (Brycon orbignyanus), an endangered Brazilian species, A.T.M. Viveiros and A.N. Maria; Cryopreservation of endangered Formosan landlocked salmon (Oncorhynchus masou formosanus) semen, J-C. Gwo, H. Ohta, K. Okuzawa, L-Y. Liao, and Y-F. Lin; Protocols for the cryopreservation of Salmonidae semen, Lota lota (Gadidae) and Esox lucius (Esocidae), F. Lahnsteiner and N. Mansour; Rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) sperm cryopreservation, P. Herraez, V. Robles, and E. Cabrita; Sperm cryopreservation of sex-reversed rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss), V. Robles, E. Cabrita, and P. Herraez; Cryopreservation of testicular sperm from European catfish (Silurus glanis), G. Maisse, B. Ogier de Baulny, and C. Labbe; Semen Cryopreservation of the African catfish, Clarias gariepinus, A.T.M. Viveiros and J. Komen; Cryopreservation of sperm from species of the order Acipenseriformes, . Horvath, B. Urbanyi, and S.D. Mims; Different protocols for the cryopreservation of European eel (Anguilla anguilla) sperm, J.F. Asturiano; Cryopreservation of Striped Bass Morone saxatilis Spermatozoa, L.C.Woods III, S. He, and K. Jenkins-Keeran; Cryopreservation of semen from striped trumpeter (Latris lineata), A.J. Ritar; Cryopreservation of Atlantic halibut sperm, Hippoglossus hippoglossus, I. Babiak; Sperm cryopreservation: an actual tool for Seabass (Dicentrarchus labrax) reproduction and breeding control in research and production, C. Fauvel and M. Suquet; Notes on Diplodus puntazzo sperm cryopreservation, F. Barbato, S. Canese, F. Moretti, A. Taddei, A. Fausto, L. Abelli, M. Mazzini, and K.J. Rana; Sperm Cryopreservation from the Marine Teleost, Sparus aurata, E. Cabrita, V. Robles, C. Sarasquete, and P. Herraez; Cryopreservation of seabream semen, J-C. Gwo; Cryopreservation of sperm from winter flounder, Pseudopleuronectes americanus, R.M. Rideout, I.A.E. Butts, and M.K. Litvak; Cryopreservation of sperm in turbot (Psetta maxima), M. Suquet, O. Chereguini, and C. Fauvel; Cryopreservation of grouper semen, J-C. Gwo and H. Ohta; Cryopreservation of sperm from Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) and haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus), R.M. Rideout and D.L. Berlinsky; Cryopreservation of small abalone (Haliotis diversicolor supertexa) semen, J-C. Gwo; Cryopreservation of Pacific Oyster Sperm, Q. Dong, C. Huang, B. Eudeline, and T. R. Tiersch; A simple method for freezing Pacific oyster (Crassostrea gigas) sperm in quantities suitable for commercial hatcheries, S.L. Adams, J.F. Smith, R.D. Roberts, A.R. Janke, H.F. Kaspar, H.R. Tervit, P.A. Pugh, S.C. Webb, and N.G. King; Cryopreservation of Eastern Oyster Sperm, C.G. Paniagua-Chavez and T.R. Tiersch; Cryopreservation of sea urchin (Evechinus chloroticus) sperm, S.L. Adams, P.A. Hessian, and P.V. Mladenov; Protocol for cryopreservation of Penaeus vannamei sperm cells, M. Salazar, M.Lezcano, and C.Granja; Techniques for cryopreservation of spermatophores of the giant freshwater prawn, Macrobrachium rosenbergii (de Man), P. Damrongphol and K. Akarasanon; Protocol development for the cryopreservation of spermatozoa and spermatophores of the mud crab, Scylla serrata, S. Bhavanishankar and T. Subramoniam; Index