Sven Würtz

Senior Scientist
Ecophysiology and Aquaculture
Leibniz-Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries

Fields of interest:

Aquaculture, sustainability, physiology, endocrinology, reproduction, stress, nutrition

Recent publications:

Winkelbach, A. Günzel, D., Schulz, C. Wuertz, S. (2015): Differences in IgY gut absorption in gastric rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) and agastric common carp (Cyprinus carpio) assessed in vivo and in vitro. Comp Biochem Physiol C 167, 58 – 64. DOI: 10.1016/j.cbpc.2014.09.001

Tusche, K., Nagel, F., Arning, S., Wuertz, S., Susenbeth, A., Schulz, C. (2013): Effect of different dietary levels of potato protein concentrate supplemented with feed attractants on growth performance of rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Anim Feed Sci Technol 183, 202 – 209

Stiller, K.T., Moran, D., Vanselow, K.H., Marxen, K., Wuertz, S., Schulz, C. (2013): A novel respirometer for online detection of metabolites in aquaculture research: Evaluation and first applications. Aquacult Eng 55, 23 – 31

Wuertz, S., Schulze, S.G.E., Eberhardt, U., Schulz, C., Schroeder, J.P. (2013): Acute and chronic nitrite toxicity in juvenile pike-perch (Sander lucioperca) and its compensation by chloride. Comp Biochem Phys C 157(4), 352 – 360

van Bussel, C.G.J., Schroeder, J.P., Wuertz, S., Schulz, C. (2012): The chronic effect of nitrate on production performance and health status of juvenile turbot (Psetta maxima). Aquaculture 326, 163 – 167

Samuel-Fitwi, B., Wuertz, S., Schroeder, J.P., Schulz, C. (2012): Sustainability assessment tools to support aquaculture development. J Cleaner Prod 32, 183 – 192

Reiser, S., Wuertz, S., Schroeder, J.P., Kloas, W., Hanel, R. (2011): Risks of seawater ozonation in recirculation aquaculture – Effects of oxidative stress on animal welfare of juvenile turbot (Psetta maxima, L.). Aquat Toxicol 105(3-4), 508 – 517

Lakeh, A.A.B., Farahmand, H., Mirvaghefi, A., Kloas, W., Peterson, B.C., Wuertz, S. (2011): GH and IGF-I induction by passive immunisation of rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum) using a somatostatin-14 antibody. Aquaculture 316(1-4), 99 – 103

Wuertz, S., Groper, B., Gessner, J., Kruger, T., Luckas, B., Kruger, A. (2009): Identification of caviar from increasing global aquaculture production – Dietary capric acid as a labelling tool for CITES implementation in caviar trade. Aquaculture 298(1-2), 51 – 56