A comparative study of phagocytic activity and lymphoproliferative response in five varieties of tilapia Oreochromis spp.
Abstract:The immunological status of three native species of tilapia Oreochromis spp. and two hybrids were compared, showing a greater potential of the hybrid strain O. niloticus Rocky Mountain for aquaculture and a better capacity to resist the stressful conditions of a fish farm.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: University of Guadalajara, Cellular and Molecular Biology Department, Carretera a Nogales Km 15.5, las Agujas, Zapopan, 45110 Jalisco, México 2: Autonomous University of Nayarit, Cd de la Cultura Amado Nervo, Blvd. Tepic-Xalisco S/N. Tepic, Nayarit, Mexico
Publication date: November 1, 2007