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Aquaculture is at the moment one of many quickest starting to be construction sectors on this planet. It now bills for almost part (45%) of the world�s foodstuff fish (which refers to construction of aquatic animals: fish, crustaceans, molluscs, amphibians) and this raise is predicted to arrive 50% in 2015. Genetic engineering and biotechnology have contributed drastically to this box. the main frequent tools in fish biotechnology are chromosome manipulation and hormone remedy that are used to provide triploid, tetraploid, haploid, gynogenetic and androgenetic fish.

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1995). ) for commercial use has been hampered by concerns for biosafety and competition if these fish are released into the environment. These obstacles may be overcome by producing transgenic fish that are sterile, possibly by inhibiting hormones related to reproduction. In vertebrates, synthesis and release of gonadotropin (GtH) and other reproductive hormones is mediated by GnRH. Recently two cDNA sequences encoding salmon-type GnRH (sGnRH) decapeptides were cloned from the common carp (Cyprinus carpio).

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