News features and technical articles about the evolution of aquaculture, one of the world’s fastest growing industries.

Avner Cnaani

Health & Welfare

Effect of dietary salt on Nile tilapia

Study examines impact of an increase in dietary NaCl on nutritional and other physiological processes, and effects on gut microbiome in Nile tilapia. 

Health & Welfare

Improving salinity tolerance in tilapia

Salinity tolerance in tilapia can be improved by optimizing acclimation protocols, adding salt to the diet or hybridization between fast-growing and salt-tolerant species.