Fish Physiology.

Contact

Address
Facultade de bioloxía (campus de Vigo, Lagoas-Marcosende).
Phone
986 812 564
Website
http://fisioloxiapeixes.webs.uvigo.es/

Research areas

Research lines
Control of food intake in fish by metabolic, neuroendocrine, and environmental factors.
Nutrient sensing mechanisms and energy metabolism in fish.
Interaction between mechanisms controlling food intake in fish and stress response.
Physiology of the pineal gland and melatonin.
Daily and seasonal rhythms in fish. molecular mechanisms of the circadian clock.
The hypothalamus-pituitary-interrenal axis and stress response in fish.
Keywords
Aquaculture, fish, physiology, trout, sole, turbot, zebrafish, gilthead sea bream, nutrition, feeding, food intake, metabolism, nutrient sensors, welfare, stress, growth, endocrinology, neuroendocrinology, daily and seasonal rhythms

Technological offer

Services offered
Evaluation of stress / farmed fish welfare indicative parameters.
Evaluation of parameters related to metabolism and feeding of farmed fish.
Evaluation of parameters related to daily and seasonal variations in fish culture activity.

Group members

Desconocida
sen asignacion
Fisiología
Investigador/a Principal
Biología celular
Miembro
Fisiología
Miembro
Fisiología
Coordinador/a
Desconocida
Miembro
Fisiología
Miembro
Fisiología
Miembro
Fisiología
Miembro
Fisiología
Miembro

Research results