4. Gene Expression Pattern during European Sea Bass Larvae Development: Impact of Dietary Vitamins

  1. Marco Saroglia3 and
  2. Zhanjiang (John) Liu4
  1. David Mazurais1,
  2. Maria Darias2,
  3. Ignacio Fernandez2,
  4. Chantal Cahu1,
  5. Enric Gisbert2 and
  6. Jose-Luis Zambonino-Infante1

Published Online: 11 JUN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118350041.ch4

Functional Genomics in Aquaculture

Functional Genomics in Aquaculture

How to Cite

Mazurais, D., Darias, M., Fernandez, I., Cahu, C., Gisbert, E. and Zambonino-Infante, J.-L. (2012) Gene Expression Pattern during European Sea Bass Larvae Development: Impact of Dietary Vitamins, in Functional Genomics in Aquaculture (eds M. Saroglia and Z. (. Liu), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118350041.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Biotechnology and Molecular Sciences, Animal Biotechnology and Aquaculture Unit, University of Insubria, Via J.H. Dunant 3 Varese I-21100, Italy

  2. 4

    The Fish Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Fisheries and Allied Aquacultures and Program of Cell and Molecular Biosciences, Aquatic Genomics Unit, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Ifremer, Fish Nutrition Laboratory, Plouzané, 29200, France

  2. 2

    IRTA Centre de Sant Carles de la Ràpita (IRTA-SCR), Unitat de Cultius Experimentals, Crta. del Poble Nou s/n, Sant Carles de la Ràpita 43540, Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JUN 2012
  2. Published Print: 27 JUL 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470960080

Online ISBN: 9781118350041



  • European sea bass larvae, gene expression, and impact of dietary vitamins;
  • larval period, larval to juvenile, species specific;
  • gene expression control, biological and ontogenetic pathways;
  • European sea bass, gene regulation in biological processes;
  • gene expression regulation sequences, a harmonious development;
  • transcriptomic, gene stimulation in muscular, neuromuscular MUSK;
  • European sea bass larvae' co-expression, and regulatory pathways;
  • embryo, larvae metabolism, aerobic, and anaerobic in fast muscle fibers;
  • direct gene expression through RARE, RA transcriptional regulation, limited;
  • holistic approach needed, for nutrient impact on ontogenic processes


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Larval to Juvenile Development: Morphological Aspects

  • Development of Genomic Resources and Tools

  • Transcriptomic Investigation of European Sea Bass Larvae Development

  • Impact of Nutritional Factors

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments

  • References