International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies
2015, Vol. 2, Issue 4, Part F
Use of Immunostimulants in aquaculture disease managementAuthor(s):
A number microbial components and plant products such as polysaccharides, lentinan, levamisole, schizophyllan, oligosaccharides, muramyl dipeptide and yeast derivatives have been used as immunostimulants in aquaculture to stimulate the innate immune system of fish and shrimp. Among the all the immunostimulants examined, Beta- glucans were found to be most promising immunostimulants, which are used in aquaculture to control diseases.Pages: 277-280 | 782 Views 23 DownloadsDownload Full Article:
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S.A. Mastan. Use of Immunostimulants in aquaculture disease management. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies. 2015; 2(4): 277-280.