Welcome to the Training Course on Fish Nutrition Research: Recent Advances and
, organized by the
Nutrigenomics and Fish Growth Endocrinology Group
of Institute of Aquaculture Torre de la Sal (IATS-CSIC). The Course is sponsored by USSEC
directed to R+D personnel of the aquaculture sector working in fish nutrition and health. From
June 13-15 2017, conferences will be held at Hotel Voramar in Benicàssim by researchers of
IATS-CSIC (Nutrigenomics and
(Drs. S. Kaushik and G. Corraze),
(Profs. M. Izquierdo and J. Afonso) and
Lda (Dr. L. Conceição).
Topics will cover a wide range of nutrition-mediated issues: larval nutritional programming,
nutrient x genotype interactions, resistance to bacterial and parasite infections, food safety,
and long-term consequences of low fish meal/fish oil diets in fish species of interest in
aquaculture (rainbow trout, European sea bass, gilthead sea bream).
Main results and conclusions are from the
EU Project. Current research on ongoing
H2020 Projects (ParaFishControl
) is also presented.
The Course will be completed with a visit to IATS-CSIC facilities on June 16.
We hope you enjoy your stay and the lectures, in order to have a productive and enjoyable Course.