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- Scholey, Vernon P., et al. Show all 10 Authors
- Reproductive Biology 2015 v.15 no.2 pp. 106-112
- Thunnus albacares; anus; cell proliferation; fish; germ cells; gonads; hatching; histology; in situ hybridization; juveniles; larvae; messenger RNA; morphometry; peritoneum; stromal cells
- ... To develop techniques for seedling production of yellowfin tuna, the behavior of primordial germ cells (PGCs) and gonadogenesis were examined at 1–30 days post hatching (dph) using morphometric analysis, histological examination, and in situ hybridization. Immediately after hatching, PGCs were located on the dorsal side of the posterior end of the rectum under the peritoneum of the larvae, and at ...