Brief communication: Soybean meal-induced uptake block in Atlantic salmon Salmo salar distal enterocytes

P. Urán, R. Aydin, J.W. Schrama, J.A.J. Verreth, J.H.W.M. Rombout

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Soybean meal-induced enteritis was characterized by the disappearance of the supranuclear vacuoles (SNV) in the enterocytes of the distal intestine of Atlantic salmon Salmo salar. The loss of SNV was correlated with an endocytosis uptake block as shown with ferritin as a marker molecule.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2571-2579
JournalJournal of Fish Biology
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 2008



  • ctenopharyngodon-idella val
  • trout oncorhynchus-mykiss
  • induced enteritis
  • rainbow-trout
  • intestinal epithelium
  • l.
  • transport
  • carp
  • gut
  • absorption

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