Stress responses of the fish Nile tilapia subjected to electroshock and social stressors.

@article{Barreto2006StressRO,
  title={Stress responses of the fish Nile tilapia subjected to electroshock and social stressors.},
  author={Rodrigo Egydio Barreto and Gilson Luiz Volpato},
  journal={Brazilian journal of medical and biological research = Revista brasileira de pesquisas medicas e biologicas},
  year={2006},
  volume={39 12},
  pages={1605-12}
}
Plasma cortisol and glucose levels were measured in 36 adult Nile tilapia males, Oreochromis niloticus (standard length, mean +/- SD, 14.38 +/- 1.31 cm), subjected to electroshock and social stressors. Pre-stressor levels were determined 5 days after the adjustment of the fish to the experimental aquaria (1 fish/aquarium). Five days later, the effects of… CONTINUE READING