Vitamin requirements of finfish and prawns

Paulraj, R (1987) Vitamin requirements of finfish and prawns. In: Summer Institute in Recent Advances in Finfish and Shellfish Nutrition , 11-30 May 1987, Kochi.



Vitamins are complex organic substances, usually of comparatively small molecular size (molecular weight usually less than 1000). They are distributed in feedstuffs in small quantities and form a distinct entity from other major and minor food components (Cho et a_l., 1985). The importance of vitamins as essential constituents in the diets of animals came to light in the early part of this century and during the past five decades active and rapid progress in vitamin research was made almost in all the coMmercially important species

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:Vitamin; finfish; prawns
Subjects:Fish and Fisheries > Fish Nutrition
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Physiology and Nutrition Pathology
ID Code:5040
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:20 Oct 2010 14:38
Last Modified:20 Oct 2010 14:38

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