Genetic parameters and correlated responses in female reproductive traits in the GIFT strain

The aim of this study was to examine genetic variation in reproductive traits and to estimate correlated responses in such traits to selection for high growth rate in the GIFT strain of Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus).


Hamzah, A., Nguyen, N.H., Mekkawy, W., Khaw, H.L., Yee, H.Y., Abu Bakar, K.R., Ponzoni, R.W., Nor, S.A.M. (2016)
Aquaculture Research, 47(5): 1488-1498