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Research Project: Improving the Productivity and Quality of Catfish Aquaculture

Location: Warmwater Aquaculture Research Unit

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Physiological response of channel (Ictalurus punctatus) and hybrid (I. punctatus x I. furcatus) catfish following Bolbophorus damnificus infection Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gunn, M.A., Griffin, M.J., Ott, B.D., Rosser, G.T., Wise, D.J., Allen, P.J. 2022. Physiological response of channel (Ictalurus punctatus) and hybrid (I. punctatus x I. furcatus) catfish following Bolbophorus damnificus infection. Aquaculture. 563,2,739016. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aquaculture.2022.739016.

The supplementation of a commercial prebiotic, probiotic or their combination affected the production performance and intestinal microbiota of red drum Sciaenops ocellatus L. but did not modulate plasma innate immune response Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yamamoto, F.Y., Ellis, M., Bowles, P.R., Suehs, B.A., Carvalho, P.L., Older, C.E., Hume, M.E., Gatlin Iii, D.M. 2022. The supplementation of a commercial prebiotic, probiotic or their combination affected the production performance and intestinal microbiota of red drum Sciaenops ocellatus L. but did not modulate plasma innate immune response. Aquaculture. https://doi.org/10.3390/ani12192629.

Pathology and virulence of edwardsiella tarda, edwardsiella piscicida, and edwardsiella anguillarum in channel (ictalurus punctatus), blue (ictalurus furcatus), and channel (female) x blue (male) hybrid catfish Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Armwood, A.R., Griffin, M.J., Richardson, B.M., Wise, D.J., Ware, C., Camus, A.C. 2022. Pathology and virulence of edwardsiella tarda, edwardsiella piscicida, and edwardsiella anguillarum in channel (ictalurus punctatus), blue (ictalurus furcatus), and channel (female) x blue (male) hybrid catfish. Journal of Fish Diseases. 00:1-16. https://doi.org/10.1111/jfd.13691.

Design of a Vacuum Degassing Apparatus to Reduce Nitrogen Supersaturation and Maintain Hypoxia in Well-Water Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ott, B.D., Torrans, E.L., Allen, P.J. 2022. Design of a Vacuum Degassing Apparatus to Reduce Nitrogen Supersaturation and Maintain Hypoxia in Well-Water. North American Journal of Aquaculture. https://doi.org/10.1002/naaq.10263.

Effects of feed applications with various phosphorus concentrations on the abundance of cyanobacteria and common off-flavor compounds in hybrid striped bass aquaculture ponds Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schrader, K., Green, B.W., Rawles, S.D., Mcentire, M.E. 2022. Effects of feed applications with various phosphorus concentrations on the abundance of cyanobacteria and common off-flavor compounds in hybrid striped bass aquaculture ponds. Journal of Applied Aquaculture. https://doi.org/10.1080/10454438.2022.2086839.

Quantitative PCR assays to measure the HPI axis neuropeptides corticotropin-releasing factor (CRF) and urotensin I (UI) in channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ott, B.D., Torrans, E.L., Griffin, M.J., Allen, P.J. 2022. Quantitative PCR assays to measure the HPI axis neuropeptides corticotropin-releasing factor (CRF) and urotensin I (UI) in channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus). Aquaculture. 555:738253. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aquaculture.2022.738253.

Cross-protection efficacy of a live-attenuated Edwarsiella ictaluri vaccine against heterologous Edwardsiella piscicida isolates in channel and channel x blue hybrid catfish Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lopez-Porras, A., Griffin, M.J., Ware, C., Richardson, B.M., Greenway, T.E., Rosser, T.G., Aarattuthodiyil, S., Wise, D.J. 2022. Cross-protection efficacy of a live-attenuated Edwarsiella ictaluri vaccine against heterologous Edwardsiella piscicida isolates in channel and channel x blue hybrid catfish. Journal of Fish Diseases. https://doi.org/10.1111/jfd.13623.

The impact of time and environmental factors on the mitochondrial vesicle and subsequent motility of amphibian sperm Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chen, D.M., Moore, M., Willis, E.L., Kouba, A.J., Vance, C.K. 2022. The impact of time and environmental factors on the mitochondrial vesicle and subsequent motility of amphibian sperm. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - Part A: Molecular & Integrative Physiology. 268:111191. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cbpa.2022.111191.

Interferons and Interferons receptors in the Channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Quiniou, S., Crider, J., Felch, K.L., Bengten, E., Boudinot, P. 2022. Interferons and Interferons receptors in the Channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus. Fish and Shellfish Immunology. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fsi.2022.02.019.

Activation of Henneguya ictaluri actinospores by non-ictalurid fish species, with implications for management of proliferative gill disease in catfish aquaculture Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Richardson, B.M., Mischke, C.C., Rosser, G.T., Woodyard, E.T., Ware, C., Wise, D.J., Griffin, M.J. 2022. Non-specific activation of Henneguya ictaluri actinospores. North American Journal of Aquaculture. https://doi.org/10.1002/naaq.10242.

Myxozoan community composition and diversity in clinical cases of proliferative gill disease in mississippi catfish aquaculture Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stilwell, J., Griffin, M., Waldbieser, G.C., Stanton, J., Ware, C., Leary, J., Khoo, L., Wise, D., Camus, A. 2022. Myxozoan community composition and diversity in clinical cases of proliferative gill disease in mississippi catfish aquaculture. Journal of Parasitology. 108(2):132–140. https://doi.org/10.1645/21-57.

Bovine respiratory syncytial Virus (BRSV) infection detected in exhaled breath condensate of dairy calves by near-infrared aquaphotomics Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Santos-Rivera, M., Woolums, A.R., Thoreson, M., Meyer, F., Vance, C.K. 2022. Bovine respiratory syncytial Virus (BRSV) infection detected in exhaled breath condensate of dairy calves by near-infrared aquaphotomics. Molecules. 27(2):549-562. https://doi.org/10.3390/molecules27020549.

Development and efficacy of Streptococcus iniae live-attenuated vaccines in Nile tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Heckman, T.I., Shahin, K., Henderson, E.E., Wright, A., Waldbieser, G.C., Griffin, M.J., Soto, E. 2022. Development and efficacy of Streptococcus iniae live-attenuated vaccines in Nile tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus. Fish and Shellfish Immunology. 121:152-162. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fsi.2021.12.043.

Establishment and charaterization of a cell line from ictalurid catfish Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dharan, V., Aarattuthodi, S., Khoo, L., Bosworth, B.G. 2022. Establishment and charaterization of a cell line from ictalurid catfish. Journal of the World Aquaculture Society. 53:620-633. https://doi.org/10.1111/jwas.12869.

New data on Henneguya postexilis Minchew, 1977, a parasite of channel catfish Ictalurus punctatus, with notes on resolution of molecular markers for myxozoan phylogeny Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Woodyard, E.T., Rosser, T.G., Stillwell, J.M., Camus, A.C., Khoo, L.H., Waldbieser, G.C., Lorenze, W.W., Griffin, M.J. 2022. New data on Henneguya postexilis Minchew, 1977, a parasite of channel catfish Ictalurus punctatus, with notes on resolution of molecular markers for myxozoan phylogeny. Systematic Parasitology. 99(1):41-62. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11230-021-10015-3.

A comprehensive annotation of the channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) T cell receptor alpha/delta, beta and gamma loci Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Crider, J.D., Quiniou, S., Felch, K.L., Showmaker, K., Bengten, E., Wilson, M. 2021. A comprehensive annotation of the channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) T cell receptor alpha/delta, beta and gamma loci. Frontiers in Immunology. https://doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2021.786402.

Impact of diuron applications to commercial catfish ponds on musty-odor cyanobacteria, musty off-flavor compound concentrations, and channel catfish fillet flavor quality Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schrader, K. 2022. Impact of diuron applications to commercial catfish ponds on musty-odor cyanobacteria, musty off-flavor compound concentrations, and channel catfish fillet flavor quality. North American Journal of Aquaculture. 84:149-155. https://doi.org/10.1002/naaq.10225.

Genetic variability Of Edwardsiella piscicida isolates from Mississippi catfish aquaculture with an assessment of virulence in channel and channel × blue hybrid catfish Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lopez-Porras, A., Griffin, M.J., Armwood, A.R., Camus, A.C., Waldbieser, G.C., Ware, C., Richardson, B., Greenway, T.E., Rosser, G., Aarattuthodiyil, S., Wise, D.J. 2021. Genetic variability Of Edwardsiella piscicida isolates from Mississippi catfish aquaculture with an assessment of virulence in channel and channel × blue hybrid catfish. Journal of Fish Diseases. 44(11):1725-1751. https://doi.org/10.1111/jfd.13491.

Multilocus sequence analysis, plasmid and virulence gene profiling of Edwardsiella piscicida isolates from Mississippi catfish aquaculture with an assessment of virulence in channel and channel¿×¿blue hybrid catfish. Reprint Icon - (Review Article)
Boudry, P., Allal, F., Aslam, L., Bargelloni, L., Bean, T.P., Brad-Fudulea, S., Brieuc, M.S., Calboli, F.C., Gilbey, J., Haffray, P., Lamy, J., Morvezen, R., Purcell, C., Prodohl, P.A., Vandeputte, M., Waldbieser, G.C., Sonesson, A.K., Houston, R.D. 2021. Multilocus sequence analysis, plasmid and virulence gene profiling of Edwardsiella piscicida isolates from Mississippi catfish aquaculture with an assessment of virulence in channel and channel¿×¿blue hybrid catfish.. Aquaculture Reports. 20:100700. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aqrep.2021.100700.

Effects of long-term restricted feeding followed by full feeding on growth, processing yield, fillet proximate composition, and economics of market-size hybrid catfish, ¿ Ictalurus punctatus × ¿ Ictalurus furcatus Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Li, M., Wise, D., Kumar, G., Bosworth, B.G., Mischke, C., Aarattuthodiyil, S., Rutland, B., Lucas, P. 2020. Effects of long-term restricted feeding followed by full feeding on growth, processing yield, fillet proximate composition, and economics of market-size hybrid catfish, ¿ Ictalurus punctatus × ¿ Ictalurus furcatus. Journal of the World Aquaculture Society. 51(4):931-943. https://doi.org/10.1111/jwas.12727.

Germplasm Release: ARS Stoneville releasing 'Delta Elite' broodfish, fingerlings. - (Trade Journal)
Bosworth, B.G., Waldbieser, G.C. 2020. Germplasm Release: ARS Stoneville releasing 'Delta Elite' broodfish, fingerlings.. The Catfish Journal. 34(2):23.

Analysis of specific mRNA gene expression profiles as markers of egg and embryo quality for hybrid catfish aquacultures - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Myers, J., Dyce, P., Chatakondi, N.G., Gorman, S., Quiniou, S., Su, B., Peatman, E., Dunham, R., Butts, I. 2020. Analysis of specific mRNA gene expression profiles as markers of egg and embryo quality for hybrid catfish aquacultures. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - Part A: Molecular & Integrative Physiology. 243:110675.

Impact of sperm density on hatching success for channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) male × blue catfish (Ictalurus furcatus) female hybrid production - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Myers, J., Nichols, Z., Abualreesh, M., Husseini, N., Taylor, Z., Coogan, M., Gurbatow, J., Minh, K., Zadmajid, V., Chatakondi, N.G., Dunham, R., Butts, I. 2020. Impact of sperm density on hatching success for channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) male × blue catfish (Ictalurus furcatus) female hybrid production. Aquaculture. 521:735024.

Catfish lymphocytes expressing CC41-reactive Leukocyte Immune-Type Receptors (LITRs) proliferate in response to Edwardsiella ictaluri infection in vitro - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Blackmon, L.L., Quiniou, S., Wilson, M., Bengten, E. 2020. Catfish lymphocytes expressing CC41-reactive Leukocyte Immune-Type Receptors (LITRs) proliferate in response to Edwardsiella ictaluri infection in vitro. Developmental and Comparative Immunology. 106:103610.

Germplasm Release: ARS sets release of Delta Select broodfish, fingerlings - (Trade Journal)
Bosworth, B.G., Waldbieser, G.C. 2019. Germplasm Release: ARS sets release of Delta Select broodfish, fingerlings. The Catfish Journal. 33(6):23.