Purification and partial characterization of vitellogenin from spotted wolffish (Anarhichas minor) and development of an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the determination of gender and sexual maturity

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This work was financially supported by the Aquaculture Collaborative Research and Development Program, the AquaNet Centre of Excellence, of Fisheries and Oceans Canada, and the Ministère de l’Agriculture, des Pêcheries et de l’Alimentation du Québec. We thank Andréane Bernier, Arianne Savoie, and Tony Grenier as well as the CAMGR staff for their technical assistance. We thank two anonymous reviewers whose comments improved the manuscript.

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Maltais, D., Dupont-Cyr, B., Roy, R.L. et al. Purification and partial characterization of vitellogenin from spotted wolffish (Anarhichas minor) and development of an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the determination of gender and sexual maturity. Fish Physiol Biochem 40, 279–294 (2014). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10695-013-9843-1

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Keywords

  • Vitellogenin
  • Spotted wolffish
  • Purification
  • Stability
  • Storage
  • ELISA