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Jacobs, A., Doran, C., Murray, D. S., Duffill Telsnig, J., Laskowski, K. L., Jones, N. A. R., Auer, S. K., Praebel, K.

(2018)

On the challenges and opportunities facing fish biology: a discussion of five key knowledge gaps,

in Journal of Fish Biology : Special Issue: Understanding Fish Populations, FSBI 50th Anniversary Symposium, University of Exeter, U.K. 3–7 July 2017.

Wiley

pp. 690-698

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Key Research Interests

I predominately work in Aquaculture and in particular study the interactions between nutrition, fish physiology and reproduction. In my current position I am verifying the reporductive potential of triploid Atlantic salmon and examining the differences in nutrient metabolism between tripoid and diploid farmed fish

In previous positions I have examined the biochemical pathway for endogenous synthesis of fatty acids in Arctic charr and the effect of welfare on energy metabolism pathways in pikeperch. I also have a strong interest in the drivers of phenotypic variation in fish populations and establishing functional links between genes and phenotypes.