Researcher interests: Illumination of the mechanisms underlying hypothalamic regulation in fish. kisspeptin/kisspeptin receptor system and puberty in fish. The relationship between growth and reproduction in fish. Production of recombinant gonadotropins using the expression system of Pichia pastoris. Introduction of new fish species to Israeli aquaculture. Sex inversion in fish. Aquaculture in Third World Countries.
DEPARTMENT: Animal Sciences
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Selected Publications

berta levavisivan, finnarne weltzien, ian mayer, kristine von krogh, Berta Levavi-Sivan, lian hollandercohen, Michal Shpilman, rasoul nourizadehlillabadi, romain fontaine, susann burow, yaron cohen
data on western blot and elisa analysis of medaka oryzias latipes follicle stimulating hormone fsh and luteinizing hormone lh using recombinant proteins expressed with pichia pastoris (2019)| Data in Brief| Read more
berta levavisivan, finnarne weltzien, ian mayer, kristine von krogh, Berta Levavi-Sivan, lian hollandercohen, Michal Shpilman, rasoul nourizadehlillabadi, romain fontaine, susann burow, yaron cohen
medaka follicle stimulating hormone fsh and luteinizing hormone lh developmental profiles of pituitary protein and gene expression levels (2019)| General and Comparative Endocrinology| Read more
belen tizon, berta levavisivan, david plachetzki, krist hausken, Berta Levavi-Sivan, Michal Shpilman, sabah ulhasan, scott kavanaugh, shannon barton, stacia sower, wayne decatur
cloning and characterization of a second lamprey pituitary glycoprotein hormone thyrostimulin gpa2 gpb5 (2018)| General and Comparative Endocrinology| Read more
berta levavisivan, Chaim Gilon, Berta Levavi-Sivan
antagonistas da neurocinina b na reproducao de peixes (2018)| | Read more
berta levavisivan, Joseph Aizen, Berta Levavi-Sivan, lian hollandercohen, matan golan, Michal Shpilman
characterization of carp gonadotropins structure annual profile and carp and zebrafish pituitary topographic organization (2017)| General and Comparative Endocrinology| Read more
berta levavisivan, Chaim Gilon, Berta Levavi-Sivan
antagonists of neurokinin b in fish reproduction (2017)| | Read more
aaron antler, berta levavisivan, cahaner, Gideon Hulata, halachmi, lavi rozenfeld, Berta Levavi-Sivan, yitzhak simon
a behavioural sensor for fish stress (2017)| Aquacultural Engineering| Read more
berta levavisivan, john stubblefield, Berta Levavi-Sivan, nilli zmora, ten tsao wong, yonathan zohar
neurokinin b regulates reproduction via inhibition of kisspeptin in a teleost the striped bass (2017)| Journal of Endocrinology| Read more
berta levavisivan, Berta Levavi-Sivan, matan golan, nilli zmora, olivia smith spicer, tentsao wong, yoav gothilf, yonathan zohar
the gonadotropin inhibitory hormone lpxrfa system s regulation of reproduction in the brain pituitary axis of the zebrafish danio rerio (2017)| Biology of Reproduction| Read more
berta levavisivan, Joseph Aizen, Berta Levavi-Sivan, lian hollandercohen, Michal Shpilman
biologically active recombinant carp lh as a spawning inducing agent for carp (2017)| Journal of Endocrinology| Read more

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