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Discovery and biological relevance of 3,4-didehydroretinol (vitamin A2) in small indigenous fish species and its potential as a dietary source for addressing vitamin A deficiency

Discovered in the late 1920s, 3,4-didehydroretinol (DROL, vitamin A2) plays a significant biological role in freshwater fish. The functions of this vitamin have been investigated but to a far lesser extent than those of retinol (ROL, vitamin A1). A recent ...

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Fish and meat are often withheld from the diets of infants 6 to 12 months in fish-farming households in rural Bangladesh

Fish is a widely available animal-source food in Bangladesh and a rich source of nutrients, yet little is known about practices related to incorporating fish into the diets of infants and young children. Our study makes use of dietary diversity data ...

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Fish productivity by aquatic habitat and estimated fish production in Cambodia

This report reviews and details the fish productivity of the main aquatic habitats in Cambodia, and proposes an estimate of the annual fish production based on this approach. Fish River basins Flood plains Rice Asia Cambodia Chheng, P. Un, S. Tress, J. ...

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Non-farmed fish contribute to greater micronutrient intakes than farmed fish: results from an intra-household survey in rural Bangladesh

Fish is the most important animal-source food (ASF) in Bangladesh, produced from capture fisheries (non-farmed) and aquaculture (farmed) sub-sectors. Large differences in micronutrient content of fish species from these sub-sectors exist. The aims of the ...

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Nutritional and health value of fish: the case of Cambodia

This report details what, in the Cambodian diet, is beneficial and found only in fish; what is found in fish and not widely available in other food sources, and what is responsible for malnutrition in Cambodia despite the high consumption of fish. Fish ...

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On length-weight relationships. Part I: Computing the mean weights of the fish in a given length class

When working with length frequency date, we often need to compute the mean weights of the fish in the various classes. This article outlines one of the methods used. Fish Statistical analysis Beyer, J.E. 4 060 Download Tuesday, January 17, 2017 Thursday, ...

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The socioeconomics of fish consumption and child health in Bangladesh

Child malnutrition in Bangladesh exceeds WHO's threshold for public health emergencies. Using more than 36,000 records from several waves of the Bangladesh Demographic and Health Survey, the research focuses on the socioeconomic determinants of ...

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Assessment of Pterocaesio Pisang (Bleeker, 1853; family Caesionidae) at APO and Sumilon Islands in central Visayas, Philippines

An analysis is made of length-frequency data of Pterocaesio pisang for the period March 1982-April 1983 in order to assess the stock at APO and Sumilon islands. Fish Philippines Asia Cabanban, A. 3 066 Download Thursday, May 17, 2012 Sunday, January 1, ...

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Change and diversity in smallholder rice-fish systems: Recent evidence and policy lessons from Bangladesh

Efforts to unlock the genetic potential of both rice and fish, when combined with improvements in the management of rice-fish systems, can potentially increase agricultural productivity and food security in some of the poorest and most populous countries ...

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Comparative phylogeography of two monogenean species (Mazocraeidae) on the host of chub mackerel, Scomber japonicus, along the coast of China

In the present paper, the phylogeographies of two monogenean species, Pseudokuhnia minor and Kuhnia scombri, on the same species of host, Scomber japonicus, were studied. Fish Fish diseases Research Asia China Yan, S. Wang, M. Yang, C.P. Zhi, T.T. Brown, ...

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