Title: Tilapia Genetic Resources in Suez Canal Zone...
Publisher: VDM Verlag
Book Condition: New
Book Type: Paperback
Paperback. 144 pages. Dimensions: 8.7in. x 5.9in. x 0.3in.Information on the genetic structure of economically important fish species is essential for fisheries management and fish farming. DNA markers used in this study was successful in estimating genetic variation and species differentiation in four species of Egyptian tilapia and are of potential use in tilapia breeding programs. DNA profiles generated in each species of tilapia were unique. Genetic improvement of animals is limited by the fact that most traits of economically importance are polygenic in nature and are influenced by a variety of environmental and genetic factors. These markers can be used in monitoring QTL loci during selection programs. Markers linked to simple commercially important genetic traits such as disease resistance genes can also be identified from natural resources and introgressed into domestic strains. This study can be used as a baseline study for researcher and fish breeders who are interested in evaluating tilapia genetic resources and its potential use in developing selective breeding programs. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Bookseller Inventory # 9783639313987
Synopsis: Information on the genetic structure of economically important fish species is essential for fisheri....
About the Author: Mohamed E. Megahed, PhD: Aquaculture Researcher at Marine Research Center, Suez Canal University, Egypt. Worked for several Organizations, Researcher at the R&D department of National Prawn Company (Saudi Arabia), WorldFish Center (Egypt), Ghent University (Belgium), AKVAFORSK Genetics Center As (Norway).
This bookseller accepts the following methods of payment:
AbeBooks Bookseller Since: May 21, 2012
We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web
sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as
Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund
within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. If you've changed your mind about a book that you've ordered, please use the Ask bookseller a question link to contact us and we'll respond within 2 business days.
BuySomeBooks is operated by Drive-On-In, Inc., a Nevada co...[More Information]
Orders usually ship within 1-2 business days. Books are shipped from multiple locations so your order may arrive from Las Vegas,NV, Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN, Momence,IL, or Commerce,GA.
Store Description: BuySomeBooks is great place to get your books online. With over eight million titles available we're sure to have what you're looking for. Despite having a large selection of new books available for immediate shipment and excellent customer service, people still tell us they prefer us because of our prices.