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  • Undersøkelser av organiske miljøgifter i sedimenter fra MAREANO-området i 2013 

    Boitsov, Stepan; Klungsøyr, Jarle (Rapport fra Havforskningen;Nr. 30-2014, Working paper, 2014-12-01)
    Institute of Marine Research has analysed hydrocarbons (PAH and THC) and brominated flame retardants of PBDE type in sediment cores from 26 locations in the MAREANO area, sampled in 2013 in the Norwegian Sea off the coast ...
  • Undersøkelser av organiske miljøgifter i sedimenter fra MAREANO-området i 2012 

    Boitsov, Stepan; Klungsøyr, Jarle; Sværen, Ingrid (Rapport fra Havforskningen;Nr. 27-2013, Working paper, 2013-09)
    Havforskningsinstituttet har gjennomført målinger av hydrokarboner (PAH og THC) og bromerte flammehemmere av type PBDE i sedimentkjerner fra 20 lokaliteter i MAREANO-området, innsamlet i 2012 i Nordland VI og på Mørebankene. ...
  • Undersøkelser av hydrokarboner i sedimenter fra MAREANO-området 2010 

    Boitsov, Stepan; Klungsøyr, Jarle (Rapport fra Havforskningen;Nr. 11-2012, Working paper, 2012-02-29)
    Institute of Marine Research has analysed hydrocarbons (PAH and THC) in sediment cores from 23 locations in MAREANO area, sampled in Nordland VI, Troms III and off the northern coast of Finnmark in 2010. Sedimentological ...
  • Undersøkelser av hydrokarboner i sedimenter fra MAREANO-området 2011 

    Boitsov, Stepan; Klungsøyr, Jarle (Rapport fra Havforskningen;Nr. 1-2013, Working paper, 2012-12-21)
    Institute of Marine Research has analysed hydrocarbons (PAH and THC) in sediment cores from 6 locations in MAREANO area, sampled in Nordland VI and off the northern coast of Finnmark in 2011. Low levels of hydrocarbons are ...
  • Lipid and fatty acid digestibility in Calanus copepod and krill oil by Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.) 

    Colombo-Hixson, Stefanie M.; Olsen, Rolf Erik; Milley, Joyce E.; Lall, Santosh P. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2010-12-24)
    Marine zooplankton represent a significant biomass of marine lipid that could supply lipid in diets for farmed marine fish. Digestibility of lipid and fatty acids of the copepod, Calanus finmarchicus and Antarctic krill, ...
  • Avslører havbunnen 

    Havforskningsinstituttet (Havforskningstema;Nr.1-2011, Working paper, 2011)
  • Reply to Diggles et al. (2011): Ecology and welfare of aquatic animals in wild capture fisheries 

    Torgersen, Thomas; Bracke, Marc B.M.; Kristiansen, Tore S. (Journal article, 2011-05-15)
  • Early ontogeny of the Atlantic halibut Hippoglossus hippoglossus head 

    Cloutier, R.; de Souza, J. Lambrey; Browman, Howard I.; Skiftesvik, Anne Berit (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011-04-04)
    An ontogenetic sequence of Atlantic halibut Hippoglossus hippoglossus larvae, reared in intensive culture conditions, was cleared and stained and histologically processed to determine normal cranial chondrification for ...
  • EST resources and establishment and validation of a 16 k cDNA microarray from Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) 

    Edvardsen, Rolf B.; Malde, Ketil; Mittelholzer, Christian; Taranger, Geir Lasse; Nilsen, Frank (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2010-06-28)
    The Atlantic cod, Gadus morhua, is an important species both for traditional fishery and increasingly also in fish farming. The Atlantic cod is also under potential threat from various environmental changes such as pollution ...
  • Additive effects of enhanced ambient ultraviolet B radiation and increased temperature on immune function, growth and physiological condition of juvenile (parr) Atlantic Salmon, Salmo salar 

    Jokinen, Ilmari E.; Salo, Harri M.; Markkula, Eveliina; Rikalainen, Kaisa; Arts, Michael T.; Browman, Howard I. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2010-09-29)
    Climate change models predict increased ultraviolet B (UVB) radiation levels due to stratospheric ozone depletion and global warming. In order to study the impact of these two environmental stressors acting simultaneously ...
  • RNA deep sequencing of the Atlantic cod transcriptome 

    Johansen, Steinar D.; Karlsen, Bård Ove; Furmanek, Tomasz; Andreassen, Morten; Jørgensen, Tor Erik; Bizuayehu, Teshome T.; Breines, Ragna; Emblem, Åse; Kettunen, Päivi; Luukko, Keijo; Edvardsen, Rolf B.; Nordeide, Jarle Tryti; Coucheron, Dag H.; Moum, Truls (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2010-05-20)
    The Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) is an emerging aquaculture species. Efforts to develop and characterize its genomic recourses, including draft-grade genome sequencing, have been initiated by the research community. The ...
  • Evolutionary principles and their practical application 

    Hendry, Andrew P.; Kinnison, Michael T.; Heino, Mikko; Day, Troy; Smith, Thomas B.; Fitt, Gary; Bergstrom, Carl T.; Oakeshott, John; Jørgensen, Peter S.; Zalucki, Myron P.; Gilchrist, George; Southerton, Simon; Sih, Andrew; Strauss, Sharon; Denison, Robert F.; Carroll, Scott P. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011-02-17)
    Evolutionary principles are now routinely incorporated into medicine and agriculture. Examples include the design of treatments that slow the evolution of resistance by weeds, pests, and pathogens, and the design of breeding ...
  • Anaesthesia of Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus) – Effect of pre-anaesthetic sedation, and importance of body weight and water temperature 

    Zahl, Inger Hilde; Kiessling, Anders; Samuelsen, Ole Bent; Hansen, Magne Kjerulf (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2010-11-30)
    The efficacy of the anaesthetic agents benzocaine, metacaine (MS-222), metomidate, 2-phenoxyethanol, quinaldine and isoeugenol was studied in Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus). Fish with an average body weight ...
  • The Norwegian plan for integrated ecosystem-based management of the marine environment in the Norwegian Sea 

    Ottersen, Geir; Olsen, Erik; van der Meeren, Gro; Dommasnes, Are; Loeng, Harald (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2010-11-30)
    A White Paper on a new integrated management plan for the Norwegian Sea was launched by the Norwegian government in May 2009. Following international guidelines for ecosystem-based management, the plan provides an overall ...
  • Governance baselines as a basis for adaptive marine spatial planning 

    Olsen, Stephen Bloye; Olsen, Erik; Schaefer, Nicole (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011-04-12)
    A marine spatial planning (MSP) initiative—if to be successful—has to be rooted in a thorough understanding of the tradition and structures of the governance system in the area targeted for the initiative. After decades ...
  • Environmental toxicology: Population modeling of cod larvae shows high sensitivity to loss of zooplankton prey 

    Stige, Leif Christian; Ottersen, Geir; Hjermann, Dag Ø.; Dalpadado, Padmini; Jensen, Louise K.; Stenseth, Nils Christian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2010-12-30)
    Two factors determine whether pollution is likely to affect a population indirectly through loss of prey: firstly, the sensitivity of the prey to the pollutants, and secondly, the sensitivity of the predator population to ...
  • Evaluating bioencapsulation of florfenicol in rotifers (Brachionus plicatilis) 

    Roiha, Irja Sunde; Otterlei, Erling; Samuelsen, Ole Bent (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2010-11-11)
    The rotifer Brachionus plicatilis is one of the most important live-feed organisms used in the larval culture of marine fish. Bioencapsulation of florfenicol in rotifers was investigated by delivering it directly to the ...
  • An assessment of the spatial scale of local adaptation in brown trout (Salmo trutta L.): footprints of selection at microsatellite DNA loci 

    Meier, K.; Hansen, M.M.; Bekkevold, Dorte; Skaala, Øystein; Mensberg, K-L.D. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011-01-12)
    Local adaptation is considered a paradigm in studies of salmonid fish populations. Yet, little is known about the geographical scale of local adaptation. Is adaptive divergence primarily evident at the scale of regions or ...
  • Catchability of pelagic trawls for sampling deep-living nekton in the mid-North Atlantic 

    Heino, Mikko; Porteiro, Filipe M.; Sutton, Tracey T.; Falkenhaug, Tone; Godø, Olav Rune; Piatkowski, Uwe (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2010-06-29)
    Material collected in summer 2004 from the Mid-Atlantic Ridge between Iceland and the Azores with three pelagic trawls was used to estimate relative catchabilities of common fish, cephalopod, decapod, and jellyfish species. ...
  • The genome sequence of Atlantic cod reveals a unique immune system 

    Star, Bastiaan; Nederbragt, Alexander J.; Jentoft, Sissel; Grimholt, Unni; Malmstrøm, Martin; Gregers, Tone F.; Rounge, Trine B.; Paulsen, Jonas; Solbakken, Monica H.; Sharma, Animesh; Wetten, Ola F.; Lanzén, Anders; Winer, Roger; Knight, James; Vogel, Jan-Hinnerk; Aken, Bronwen; Andersen, Øivind; Lagesen, Karin; Tooming-Klunderud, Ave; Edvardsen, Rolf B.; Tina, Kirubakaran G.; Espelund, Mari; Nepal, Chirag; Previti, Christopher; Karlsen, Bård Ove; Moum, Truls; Skage, Morten; Berg, Paul R.; Gjøen, Tor; Kuhl, Heiner; Thorsen, Jim; Malde, Ketil; Reinhardt, Richard; Du, Lei; Johansen, Steinar D.; Searle, Steve; Lien, Sigbjørn; Nilsen, Frank; Jonassen, Inge; Omholt, Stig W.; Stenseth, Nils Christian; Jakobsen, Kjetill S. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011-08-10)
    Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) is a large, cold-adapted teleost that sustains long-standing commercial fisheries and incipient aquaculture. Here we present the genome sequence of Atlantic cod, showing evidence for complex ...

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