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Evaluation of a Point-of-Care Blood Analyzer for Use in Determination of Select Hematological Indices in the Seminole Killifish
Abstract Conventional methodologies for hematological analysis are gradually being replaced with new technologies. Point-of-care blood analyzers are both efficient and user friendly. As the use ofExpand
Abnormalities in CD4+ T-lymphocyte subsets in inflammatory rheumatic diseases.
The monoclonal antibodies anti-2H4 and anti-4B4 identify the suppressor-inducer (CD4+2H4+) and helper-inducer (CD4+4B4+) subpopulations of CD4 (T4+) lymphocytes, respectively. The cell surfaceExpand
First Record of Captive Larval Culture and Metamorphosis of the Pacific Blue Tang, Paracanthurus hepatus
The Pacific blue tang, Paracanthurus hepatus, is consistently among the top 20 marine ornamental species imported into the USA, with all specimens presently sourced from wild stocks. Captive cultureExpand
The Therapeutic and Preventive Effect of RRR-α-Vitamin E Succinate on Prostate Cancer via Induction of Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein-3
Purpose: Insulin-like growth factor binding protein-3 (IGFBP-3) is a well-known antiproliferative and proapoptotic molecule in prostate cancer, suggesting that targeting IGFBP-3 might produceExpand
Brain aromatase (cyp19a1b) and gonadotropin releasing hormone (gnrh2 and gnrh3) expression during reproductive development and sex change in black sea bass (Centropristis striata).
Teleost fish exhibit diverse reproductive strategies, and some species are capable of changing sex. The influence of many endocrine factors, such as gonadal steroids and neuropeptides, has beenExpand
Evaluation of Ovaprim and human chorionic gonadotropin doses on spawning induction and egg and larval quality of pinfish, Lagodon rhomboides
Abstract The use of exogenous hormones to induce final oocyte maturation (FOM), ovulation, and spawning has become commonplace in the reproductive protocols for many species. Dose efficacy can beExpand
In vitro and In vivo Anticancer Effects of the Novel Vitamin E Ether Analogue RRR-α-Tocopheryloxybutyl Sulfonic Acid in Prostate Cancer
Purpose: Among derivatives of α-vitamin E, α-vitamin E succinate (VES), has attracted much attention due to its potent anti–prostate cancer activity in vitro and in vivo. However, the in vivoExpand
Effects of Increasing Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) and Arachidonic Acid (ARA) in Brood Diets of Monodactylus sebae on Fecundity, Egg and Larval Quality, and Egg Fatty Acid Composition
Abstract The Guinean Fingerfish Monodactylus sebae is a popular euryhaline ornamental fish species with limited aquaculture production. One of the bottlenecks to commercial production is lack ofExpand
Preferences for and perception of cultured marine baitfish by recreational saltwater anglers in Florida
ABSTRACT There is strong interest in culturing live marine baitfish for anglers. However, there is scant information about saltwater anglers’ perception of cultured baitfish. Thus, a survey wasExpand
Evolution, culture, and Care for Betta splendens
The commercial betta, or Siamese fighting fish (Betta splendens), is one of a group of fishes that live in fresh water in Africa and southern Asia. Today’s commercial bettas are selected for brightExpand