Stress from air emersion fails to alter chloride cell numbersin the gills of rainbow trout

K. A. Sloman, A. C. Taylor, N. B. Metcalfe, K. M. Gilmour

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Abstract

Air emersion stress caused an elevation in blood plasma cortisol of rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss but this acute stressor did not elicit chloride cell proliferation in the gill tissue within 2 weeks following the disturbance.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)186-190
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Fish Biology
Volume59
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2001
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Chloride cells
  • Cortisol
  • Gill
  • Rainbow trout

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