Aquaculture Research Group of Laboratories

The group offers consultancy work in:

a. Aquaculture:

  • Canvas Tank culture for catfish (Clarias spp.) and tilapia (Oreochromis spp.)
  • Setup and Aquaculture Management
  • Ornamental Fish Culture Setup
  • Hormonal induced breeding of catfish (Clarias spp.)

b. Feed Development

  • Farm-made Feeds

c. Analysis

  • Proximate analysis of feed ingredients and feeds
  • Amino acid analysis
  • Fatty acid analysis
  • Molecular biology application – genetics, diagnosis

The group also conducts workshops on freshwater fish aquaculture annually and on request.

Professor Dr. Siti Azizah Mohd. Nor [ sazizah@usm.my ]
Professor Dr. Alexander Chong [ alex@usm.my ]
Aquatic Biology lecturers