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- Lipscomb, Taylor N., et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Aquaculture 2019 pp. 734226
- Synodontis; antagonists; aquaculture; bioactive properties; dopamine; eggs; farms; fecundity; gonadotropin-releasing hormone; hatching; industry; larvae; mortality; ornamental fish; ovulation; salmon; spawning; species diversity
- ... Efficacy, reliability, and safety are of principal concern for spawning aids used in reproduction protocols for aquaculture species. Ovaprim®, a salmon gonadotropin releasing hormone analog (sGnRH IIIa, D-Arg6-Pro9-Net, 20 μg/mL) and a dopamine antagonist (Domperidone, 10 mg/mL), is currently the preferred choice for induction spawning of ornamental fishes. However, this preparation may be unrelia ...