An evaluation of potential candidate genes involved in salinity tolerance in striped catfish (Pangasianodon hypopthalmus) using an RNA-SEQ approach
Nguyen, Viet Tuan (2015) An evaluation of potential candidate genes involved in salinity tolerance in striped catfish (Pangasianodon hypopthalmus) using an RNA-SEQ approach. Masters by Research thesis, Queensland University of Technology.
The project investigated the molecular response of Tra catfish (Pangasianodon hypophthalmus) to elevated salinity conditions. We employed Next generation sequencing platform to evaluate differential gene expression profiles of key genes under two salinity conditions. Results of the current project can form the basis for further studies to confirm the functional roles of specific genes that influence salinity tolerance in the target species and more broadly in other freshwater teleost fishes. Ultimately, the approach can contribute to developing superior culture stocks of the target species.
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|Item Type:||QUT Thesis (Masters by Research)|
|Supervisor:||Mather, Peter & Hurwood, David|
|Keywords:||Tra catfish, Pangasianodon hypophthalmus, RNA-seq, Next generation sequencing, Transcriptome, Differential gene expression, Salinity|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Earth, Environmental & Biological Sciences
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
|Institution:||Queensland University of Technology|
|Deposited On:||11 Sep 2015 03:31|
|Last Modified:||11 Sep 2015 03:31|
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