Characterization of the gut microbiota of three commercially valuable warmwater fish species.

@article{Larsen2014CharacterizationOT,
  title={Characterization of the gut microbiota of three commercially valuable warmwater fish species.},
  author={Andrea M. Larsen and Haitham H Mohammed and Cova R. Arias},
  journal={Journal of applied microbiology},
  year={2014},
  volume={116 6},
  pages={1396-404}
}
AIMS Due to the strong influence of the gut microbiota on fish health, dominant bacterial species in the gut are strong candidates for probiotics. This study aimed to characterize the gut microbiota of channel catfish Ictalurus punctatus, largemouth bass Micropterus salmoides and bluegill Lepomis macrochirus to provide a baseline for future probiotic… CONTINUE READING