Human food safety and environmental hazards associated with the use of methyltestosterone and other steroids in production of all-male tilapia.


In recent years, all-male cultures of Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) have been the most preferred mode of production in aquaculture industry. All-male individuals achieve higher somatic growth rate and shut high energy losses associated with gonadal development and reproduction. The economic advantages of culturing all-male tilapia have led to the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11356-015-4133-3


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