|Research area||Contributing to a more sustainable and animal welfare minded food production|
|Research topic||Improving sustainability and animal welfare in aquaculture and husbandry|
|Species||Sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax)|
This study on seabass sex and stress (SSS) focusses on the influence of (chronic) stress and the individual differences in stress response between males and female sea bass.
Keywords: aquaculture, fish, sex, stress
Funding: Gov. France
Ghent University, Belgium (Aerts J)
Flanders Research Institute for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Belgium (Aerts J)
Ifremer (Geffroy B)
Goikoetxea A, Sadoul B, Blondeau-Bidet E, Aerts J, Blanc M-O, Parrinello H, Barrachina C, Pratlong M, Geffroy B (2020) Genetic pathways underpinning hormonal stress responses in fish exposed to short- and long-term warm ocean temperatures. Ecol Ind 120: 106937.
Geffroy B, Gesto M, Clota F, Aerts J, Daria MJ, Blanc M-O, Ruelle F, Allal F, Vandeputte M (2021) Parental selection for growth and early-life low stocking density increase female-to-male ratio in European sea bass. Sci Rep 11:13620.