7. Genomic Responses to Stress Challenges in Fish

  1. Marco Saroglia1 and
  2. Zhanjiang (John) Liu2
  1. Lluis Tort and
  2. Mariana Teles

Published Online: 11 JUN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118350041.ch7

Functional Genomics in Aquaculture

Functional Genomics in Aquaculture

How to Cite

Tort, L. and Teles, M. (2012) Genomic Responses to Stress Challenges in Fish, in Functional Genomics in Aquaculture (eds M. Saroglia and Z. (. Liu), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118350041.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 1

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

  2. 2

    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

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470960080

Online ISBN: 9781118350041



  • genomic responses, to challenges of stress in fish;
  • genomic approach in physiology check, the stress response;
  • genomic approaches, in fish stress response evaluation;
  • gene discovery or gene indication, and holistic using microarrays;
  • genomic responses, to model husbandry stressors;
  • BDNF in brain of sea bass, and stress-induced adaptation as regulators;
  • confinement and crowding, transcriptomic changes in rainbow trout;
  • fish, environmental stressors, and response;
  • hypoxia, as fish environmental stressor, gene encodings and acute stress


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Nature of the Stress Response

  • Genomic Approaches to Evaluate the Stress Response in Fish

  • Studies on Individual Genes

  • Microarray-Based Studies

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments

  • References