CIFA develops database on Rohu

 Adult rohu Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture, Kausalyaganga has developed a comprehensive database on Rohu (Labeo rohita), which is one of the important fish species of economic importance. This fulfills the requirement of researchers, breeders, fish farmers, students and other stakeholders as a single source of all the relevant information on Rohu.

Designed by CIFA, the "Rohu: (Labeo rohita) Database" contains detailed information related to basic biology, genetics, nutritional requirements, physiological studies, flesh quality and its value addition, diseases, genomics and proteomics analysis, which will provide a baseline genomic data for other related fish species.

This database can be accessed at http://www.icar.org.in/rohudatabase/index.php

(Source: Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture, Kausalyaganga)