|Appears in Collections:||Aquaculture Journal Articles|
|Peer Review Status:||Refereed|
|Title:||The garlic component, allicin, prevents disease caused by Aeromonas hydrophila in rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum)|
|Authors:||Nya, Elijah Jacob|
|Citation:||Nya EJ, Dawood Z & Austin B (2010) The garlic component, allicin, prevents disease caused by Aeromonas hydrophila in rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum), Journal of Fish Diseases, 33 (4), pp. 293-300.|
|Abstract:||Allicin was fed at 0 (= control), 0.5 and 1.0 ml of Allimed® liquid 100 g-1 of feed for 14 days to rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss, Walbaum) fingerlings before infection with Aeromonas hydrophila with a resultant reduction in mortalities from 80% in the controls to 8% (relative percent survival [RPS] = 90%) and 0% (RPS = 100%) among the treated fish. Allicin was strongly antibacterial compared to the control, with a minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) of >400 µL mL-1 of Allimed® liquid. Use of allicin led to a lower number of white blood cells (132.0±0.4 x 103) as compared to 175.0±0.1 x 103 in the controls, but elicited increased phagocytic activity, i.e a phagocytic value of 39.2% compared to 13.6% in the controls, and serum lysozyme activity, which showed significant (P>0.05) differences compared to the control at 15 and 30 min after the first reading at 0 min of incubation.|
|Rights:||The publisher does not allow this work to be made publicly available in this Repository. Please use the Request a Copy feature at the foot of the Repository record to request a copy directly from the author; you can only request a copy if you wish to use this work for your own research or private study.|
|Nya et al 2010.doc||99 kB||Microsoft Word||Under Embargo until 31/12/2999 Request a copy|
|Nya et al 2010.pdf||131 kB||Adobe PDF||Under Embargo until 31/12/2999 Request a copy|
Note: If any of the files in this item are currently embargoed, you can request a copy directly from the author by clicking the padlock icon above. However, this facility is dependant on the depositor still being contactable at their original email address.
This item is protected by original copyright
Items in the Repository are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.
If you believe that any material held in STORRE infringes copyright, please contact email@example.com providing details and we will remove the Work from public display in STORRE and investigate your claim.