Search for dissertations about: "Olivier Lepage"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Olivier Lepage.

  1. 1. Dietary L-Tryptophan Suppresses Aggression and Stress Responsiveness in Juvenile Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) The Role of Brain Serotonin and Plasma Melatonin

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Olivier Lepage; Uppsala universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Biology; serotonin; brain; fish; rainbow trout; Oncorhynchus mykiss; feed; stress; cortisol; melatonin; behaviour; aggression; Biologi; NATURAL SCIENCES Biology; NATURVETENSKAP Biologi;

    Abstract : Juvenile rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) fed L-tryptophan (TRP) supplemented feed for 7 days show a suppression of aggressive behaviour along with a reduction in post-stress plasma cortisol levels. However, 3 days of elevated dietary TRP does not have any effects on either aggressive behaviour or post-stress plasma cortisol levels. READ MORE