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Academic article
  • Dang, Mai; Pittman, Karin; Bach, Lis; Sonne, Christian; Hansson, Sophia V.; Søndergaard, Jens; Stride, Megan; Nowak, Barbara. 2019. Mucous cell responses to contaminants and parasites in shorthorn sculpins (Myoxocephalus scorpius)from a former lead-zinc mine in West Greenland. Science of the Total Environment. 207-216.
  • Soleng, Malene; Johansen, Lill-Heidi; Johnsen, Hanne; Johansson, Gunhild Seljehaug; Breiland, Mette Serine Wesmajervi; Rørmark, Lisbeth; Pittman, Karin; Pedersen, Lars-Flemming; Lazado, Carlo C. 2019. Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) mounts systemic and mucosal stress responses to peracetic acid. Fish and Shellfish Immunology. 895-903.
  • Liland, Nina Sylvia; Pittman, Karin; Whatmore, Paul; Torstensen, Bente Elisabeth; Sissener, Nini. 2018. Fucosterol causes small changes in lipid storage and brassicasterol affects some markers of lipid metabolism in Atlantic salmon hepatocytes. Lipids. 737-747.
  • Schartum, Eivind; Mortensen, Stein; Pittman, Karin; Jakobsen, Per Johan. 2017. From pedal to filter feeding: Ctenidial organogenesis and implications for feeding in the postlarval freshwater pearl mussel Margaritifera margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758). Journal of molluscan studies. 36-42.
  • Torrecillas, Silvia; Montero, Daniel Carocca; Caballero, María José; Pittman, Karin; Custódio, Marco ; Campo, Aurora; Sweetman, John W.; Izquierdo, Marisol S. 2015. Dietary mannan oligosaccharides: counteracting the side effects of soybean meal oil inclusion on European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax) gut health and skin mucosa mucus production? Frontiers in Immunology.
  • Merkin, Grigory; Stien, Lars Helge; Pittman, Karin; Nortvedt, Ragnar. 2014. The effect of stunning methods and season on muscle texture hardness in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.). Journal of Food Science. E1137-E1141.
  • Merkin, Grigory; Stien, Lars Helge; Pittman, Karin; Nortvedt, Ragnar. 2013. Digital image analysis as a tool to quantify gaping and morphology in smoked salmon slices. Aquacultural Engineering. 64-71.
  • Pittman, Karin; Pittman, Amanda; Karlson, Stine; Cieplinska, Teresa; Sourd, Philippe; Redmond, Kirsten; Ravnøy, Bjarne; Sweetman, Elizabeth. 2013. Body site matters: an evaluation and application of a novel histological methodology on the quantification of mucous cells in the skin of Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L. Journal of Fish Diseases. 115-127.
  • Lohne, Petter; Imsland, Albert; Larsen, Sondre Veberg; Foss, Atle; Pittman, Karin. 2012. Interactive effect of photoperiod and temperature on the growth rates, muscle growth and feed intake in juvenile Atlantic halibut. Aquaculture Research. 187-197.
  • Larsen, Sondre Veberg; Imsland, Albert; Lohne, Petter; Pittman, Karin; Foss, Atle. 2011. Stepwise temperature regulation and its effect on growth, feeding and muscle growth patterns of juvenile Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.). Aquaculture International. 825-837.
  • Pittman, Karin; Sourd, Philippe; Ravnøy, Bjarne; Espeland, Øystein Olai; Fiksdal, Ingrid Uglenes; Gaarden, Tina B Oen; Pittman, A; Redmond, Kirsten; Sweetman, John W. 2011. Novel method for quantifying salmonid mucous cells. Journal of Fish Diseases. 931-936.
  • van der Bank, MG; Utne-Palm, Anne Christine; Pittman, Karin; Sweetman, Andrew Kvassnes; Richoux, NB; Bruchert, V; Gibbons, MJ. 2011. Dietary success of a 'new' key fish in an overfished ecosystem: evidence from fatty acid and stable isotope signatures. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 219-233.
  • Utne-Palm, Anne Christine; Salvanes, Anne Gro Vea; Currie, Bronwen; Kaartvedt, Stein; Nilsson, Göran Erik; Braithwaite, Victoria Anne; Stecyk, Jonathan Anthony William; Hundt, Matthias; van der Bank, Megan; Flynn, Bradley; Sandvik, Guro Katrine; Klevjer, Thor A.; Sweetman, Andrew Kvassnes; Brüchert, Volker; Pittman, Karin; Peard, Kathleen R; Lunde, Ida Gjervold; Strandabø, Rønnaug; Gibbons, Mark J. 2010. Trophic Structure and Community Stability in an Overfished Ecosystem. Science. 333-336.
  • Koedijk, Roland; Folkvord, Arild; Foss, Atle; Pittman, Karin; Stefansson, Sigurd Olav; Handeland, Sigurd O; Imsland, Albert. 2010. The influence of first-feeding diet on the Atlantic cod Gadus morhua phenotype: survival, development and long-term consequences for growth. Journal of Fish Biology. 1-19.
  • Sæle, Øystein; Smáradóttir, Heidís; Pittman, Karin. 2006. Twisted story of eye migration in flatfish. Journal of morphology. 730-738.
  • Sæle, Øystein; Silva, N.; Pittman, Karin. 2006. Post-embryonic remodelling of neurocranial elements: a comparative study of normal versus abnormal eye migration in a flatfish, the Atlantic halibut. Journal of Anatomy. 31-41.
  • Hamre, Kristin; Moren, Mari; Solbakken, Jostein Sigurd; Opstad, Ingegjerd; Pittman, Karin. 2005. The impact of nutrition on metamorphosis in Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.). Aquaculture. 555-565.
  • Sæle, Øystein; Solbakken, JS; Watanabe, Kuninori; Hamre, K; Power, D; Pittman, Karin. 2004. Staging of Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.) from first feeding through metamorphosis, including cranial ossification independent of eye migration. Aquaculture. 445-465.
  • Solbakken, JS; Pittman, Karin. 2004. Photoperiodic modulation of metamorphosis in Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.). Aquaculture. 613-625.
  • Ornsrud, R; Wargelius, A; Saele, O; Pittman, Karin; Waagbo, R. 2004. Influence of egg vitamin A status and egg incubation temperature on subsequent development of the early vertebral column in Atlantic salmon fry. Journal of Fish Biology. 399-417.
  • Ørnsrud, Robin; Wargelius, Anna ; Sæle, Øystein; Pittman, Karin; Waagbø, Rune. 2004. Influence of egg vitamin A status and egg incubation temperature on subsequent development of the early vertebral column in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) fry. Journal of Fish Biology. 399-417.
  • Pittman, Karin; Jelmert, Anders; Næss, T.; Harboe, T.; Watanabe, Kuninori. 1998. Plasticity of vial postmetaphoric forms of farmed Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.). Aquaculture Research. 49-54.
  • Haroon, Y.; Pittman, Karin; Blom, G. 1998. Diel feeding pattern and ration of two sizes of tilapia, Oreochromis spp. in pond and paddy field. Asian Fisheries Science. 281-301.
  • Jonassen, Thor Magne; Imsland, Albert; Pittman, Karin. 1997. Seawater acclimation of tilapia, Oreochromis spilurus spilurus Günter, fry and fingerlings. Aquaculture Research. 205-214.
  • Jonassen, T.M.; Pittman, Karin; Imsland, A.K. 1997. Seawater acclimation of tilapia, Oreochromis spilurus spilurus Günter, fry and fingerlings. Aquaculture Research. 205-214.
  • Haroon, A.K.Y.; Pittman, Karin. 1997. Rice-fish culture: Feeding, growth and yield of two size classes of Puntius gonionotus Bleeker and Oreochromis spp in Bangladesh. Aquaculture.
  • Aune, A.; Imsland, Albert; Pittman, Karin. 1997. Growth of juvenile halibut <EM>(Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.)</EM> under a constant and switched temperature regime. Aquaculture Research. 931-939.
  • Haroon, A.K.Y.; Pittman, Karin. 1997. Diel feeding pattern and ration of two sizes of silver barb, Puntius gonionotus Bleeker, in a nursery pond and ricefield. Aquaculture Research. 847-858.
  • Pittman, Karin. 1996. Rearing halibut in Norway: Present practices and challenges. Marine freshwater research. 243-249.
  • Kvenseth, A.M.; Pittman, Karin; Helvik, J.V. 1996. Eye development in Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus): differentation and development of the retina from early yolk sac stages through metamorphosis. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. 2524-2532.
  • Kvenseth, Anne Mette; Pittman, Karin; Helvik, J.V. 1996. Eye development in Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus): differentation and development of the retina from early yolk sac stages through metamorphosis. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. 2524-2532.
  • Kvenseth, A. M.; Pittman, Karin; Helvik, Jon Vidar. 1994. Når kan kveitelarven se? - en brikke i puslespillet omkring startforing av kveite. Norsk Fiskeoppdrett. 30-31.
  • Hansen, Pia Kupka; Pittman, Karin; Ervik, A. 1991. Organic waste from marine fish farms - effects on the seabed. Marine Aquaculture and Environment, Nord.. 105-120.
  • Pittman, Karin; Bergh, Ø.; Opstad, I.; Skiftesvik, A. B.; Skjoldal, L.; Strand, Helge. 1990. Development of eggs and larvae of halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.). Journal of Applied Ichthyology. 142-160.
  • Haug, Tore; Kjørsvik, Elin; Pittman, Karin. 1989. Observations on a wild Atlantic halibut larva, Hippoglossus hippoglossus L. Journal of Fish Biology. 799-801.
Report
  • Lazado, Carlo C.; Timmerhaus, Gerrit; Pedersen, Lars-Flemming; Pittman, Karin; Soleng, Malene; Haddeland, Sindre; Johansen, Lill-Heidi; Breiland, Mette Serine Wesmajervi; Sveen, Lene; Rørmark, Lisbeth; Mohammad, Saima; Hytterød, Sigurd. 2019. Peracetic acid as a potential treatment for amoebic gill disease (AGD) in Atlantic salmon - Stage 1. 21/2019. 21/2019. .
  • Bogevik, André Sture; Sveen, Lene; Ytteborg, Elisabeth; Karlsen, Christian; Lazado, Carlo C.; Krasnov, Aleksei; Timmerhaus, Gerrit; Andersen, Linda; Blindheim, Steffen H.; Myre, Ole; Merkin, Grigory; Okubamichael, Mearge; Pittman, Karin. 2019. Nutrition as a mean to reduce sea lice infestation in Atlantic salmon. 30/2019. 30/2019. .
  • Rosenthal, Harald; Huse, Ingvar; Batty, Robert; Verreth, Johan; Pittman, Karin. 1993. Symposium on the Mass Rearing of Juvenile Fish. A report to the General Assembly of ICES Dublin 1993. .
  • Bergh, Ø; Opstad, I; Pittman, Karin; Skiftesvik, A. B.; Skjoldal, L; Strand, M. 1989. Preliminary report on the effects of temperature on the development of eggs and larvae of halibut /Hippoglossus hippoglossus) and on the bacterial population in the incubators. .
Lecture
  • Haddeland, Sindre; Pittman, Karin; Merkin, Grigory; Myhre, Ole Jacob; Okubamichael, Meagre; Lazado, Carlo C.; Pedersen, Lars-Flemming. 2019. Adaptive mucosal response in the gills of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) after repeated exposure to peracetic acid in seawater-RAS.
Academic lecture
  • Soleng, Malene; Pedersen, Lars Flemming; Breiland, Mette Serine Wesmajervi; Johansen, Lill-Heidi; Pittman, Karin; Rørmark, Lisbeth; Lazado, Carlo C. 2019. The role of stress in the responses of Atlantic salmon to a peroxide-based oxidant .
  • Bogevik, André Sture; Sveen, Lene; Krasnov, Aleksei; Lazado, Carlo C.; Ytteborg, Elisabeth; Karlsen, Christian; Pittman, Karin; Okubamichael, Meagre; Merkin, Grigory; Myre, Ole Jacob; Skeidsvoll, Sturle; Slawski, Hanno. 2019. The rearing environment masks the effect of dietary treatment for salmon lice resistance  .
  • Lazado, Carlo C.; Timmerhaus, Gerrit; Sveen, Lene; Krasnov, Aleksei; Hånes, Katrine; Pittman, Karin; Rørmark, Lisbeth; Pedersen, Lars-Flemming. 2019. Physiological coping mechanisms of Atlantic salmon exposed to an organic peroxide.
  • Breiland, Mette Serine Wesmajervi; Timmerhaus, Gerrit; Hytterød, Sigurd; Hansen, Marianne Helén Selander; Kirste, Katrine Hånes; Mohammad, Saima; Pedersen, Lars-Flemming; Pittman, Karin; Rørmark, Lisbeth; Lazado, Carlo C. 2019. Molecular signatures of Atlantic salmon mucosa under chemically induced oxidative stress.
  • Haddeland, Sindre; Pittman, Karin; Lazado, Carlo C.; Pedersen, Lars Flemming; Merkin, Grigory; Okubamichael, Meagre; Myre, Ole Jacob. 2019. Bruk av pereddiksyre i akvakultur: Effekten av gjentatt eksponering for slimceller i gjeller.
  • Bogevik, André Sture; Larsson, Thomas; Krasnov, Aleksei; Lazado, Carlo C.; Pittman, Karin; Skeidsvoll, Sturle; Hatlen, Bjarne. 2018. Redusert lusepåslag hos ørret fôret med mineraltilsetninger.
  • Kousoulaki, Katerina; Press, Charles McLean; Krasnov, Aleksei; Østbye, Tone-Kari K; Mørkøre, Turid; Berge, Gerd Marit; Carlehög, Mats; Ytrestøyl, Trine; Pittman, Karin; Ruyter, Bente. 2018. Livslang erstatning av all fiskeolje i fôret til laks med algemel og effekter på vekst, helse og fillet kvalitet.
  • Bogevik, André Sture; Samuelsen, Tor Andreas; Østbye, Tone-Kari K; Krasnov, Aleksei; Press, Charles McLean; Pittman, Karin; Tsappis, Alex; Kousoulaki, Katerina. 2016. Life-long total replacement of fish oil in salmon feeds by heterotrophic microalgae.
  • Bogevik, André Sture; Samuelsen, Tor Andreas; Østbye, Tone-Kari K; Ruyter, Bente; Krasnov, Aleksei; Press, Charles McLean; Pittman, Karin; Tsappis, Alex; Kousoulaki, Katerina. 2016. Extrusion studies and life-long total replacement of fish oil in salmon feeds by heterotrophic microalgae biomass.
  • Pittman, Karin; Sæle, Øystein; Meier, Sonnich; Koedjik, R; Finn, Roderick Nigel. 2009. Metamorphosis or the larva-juvenile transition: steering the future of the foodfish industry.
  • Pittman, Karin. 2005. The mechanisms underlying metamorphosis in marine fish larvae and how they can be steered.
  • Pittman, Karin. 2005. Faglig og strukturelle utfordringer i internasjonal studiesamarbeid (Disciplinary and structural challenges in international studies cooperation).
  • Pittman, Karin. 2005. Experiences from aquaculture research cooperation in Bangladesh.
  • Pittman, Karin. 2005. Erfaringer med internasjonale fellesgrader.
  • Pittman, Karin. 2005. Behov for undervisning i informasjonskompetanse, sett frå eit fags synspunkt.
  • Ørnsrud, Robin; Pittman, Karin; Brokstad, Rita; Waagbø, Rune. 2002. Endogenous vitamin A status and deformities in Atlantic salmon eggs and juveniles reared at two temperatures.
  • Jonassen, Thor Magne; Simensen, Linda Marie; Imsland, Albert; Pittman, Karin; Stefansson, Sigurd. 1996. Lysregimet påvirker vekst hos ung kveite (Hippoglossus hippoglossus) i oppdrett.
  • Kvenseth, Anne Mette; Pittman, Karin; Helvik, Jon Vidar. 1993. The development of the halibut eye.
  • Hallaråker, Hogne; Folkvord, Arild; Pittman, Karin; Stefansson, Sigurd. 1993. Growth of O%+ halibut related to temperature, light period and feeding regime.
  • Hole, Gjert; Pittman, Karin. 1993. Effects of light and temperature on growth in juvenile halibut.
  • Pittman, Karin; Melles, A.; Mohamed, A.; Assaid, I.; Berhane, H. 1992. Recommendations for Curriculum Development for the Faculty of Marin Sciences.
Non-fiction book
  • Pittman, Karin; Batty, R. S.; Verreth, H. 1995. Mass Rearing of Juvenile Fish. ICES Marine Symposia Series. [Mangler utgivernavn].
  • Pittman, Karin; Batty, R. S.; Verreth, J. 1995. Mass Rearing of Juvenile Fish. [Mangler utgivernavn].
  • Pittman, Karin; Kjørrefjord, G.; Berg, L.; Engelsen, R. 1995. Kveite- fra forskning til næring. (Halibut - from research to industry). Kystnæringen forlag, Bønes.
  • Pittman, Karin; Kjørrefjord, G.; Berg, L.; Engelsen, R. 1995. Kveite - fra forskning til næring. (Halibut - from research to industry). Kystnæringens forlag, Bønes.
Thesis at a second degree level
  • Ski, Hanne Naalsund. 2007. Effekter av ulike tangmetall på klekkeprosessen hos kveite (Hippoglossus hippoglossus).
  • Espedal, Per Gunnar. 2007. Deteksjon av IgM-positive celler i blodutstryk fra kveite (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.): in situ hybridisering med to typer prober.
  • Grøtan, Espen. 2005. Utvikling av hypofyse og tyroidfollikler hos torsk (Gadus morhua) under larve- og tidlig yngelstadium ved ulik temperatur og diett.
  • Jørgensen, Linda Mork. 2004. Bergnebbens (Ctenolabrus rupestris) effektivitet i kontroll av vanlig lakselus (Lepeophtheirus salmonis) og skottelus (Caligus elongatus) på oppdrettslaks (Salmo salar) i "rene" kontra begrodde nøter.
Masters thesis
  • Sissener, Nini Hedberg. 2006. Expression of Immunoglobulin M (IgM) in metamorphosing larvae of Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.), detected by in situ hybridization.
  • Erstad, Børre. 2006. Dietters påvirkning av hypofyse- og tyroidfollikkelutvikling hos kveite (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.) i starfôringsfasen.
Popular scientific article
  • Pittman, Karin; Rønnestad, Ivar; Gavaia, Paulo; Cancela, Leonor m; Guerreio, P; Ribeiro, Laura; Aragao, Claudia; Hamre, Kristin; Moren, Mari; Yufera, Manuel; Conceicao, Luis ec. 2007. Fish Larval Research: a tool for sustainable food production and understanding environmental impacts on developing organisms. Aquaculture Europe. 5-10.
  • Sæle, Øystein; Pittman, Karin. 2005. Utviklingsstadier for kveite – fra startforing til juvenil. Norsk Fiskeoppdrett. 58-61.
Doctoral dissertation
  • Jacobsen, Hans Jakup. 2018. Development and application of solid state fermentation enzymes in soy based Atlantic salmon feeds.
  • Sæle, Øystein. 2006. Metamorphosis in Atlantic halibut, with emphasis on eye migration.
  • Pittman, Karin. 1991. Aspects of the early life history of the Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.) : embryonic and larval development and the effects of temperature.
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • Pittman, Karin; Grotmol, Sindre; Geffen, Audrey; Totland, Geir Kåre. 2005. Metamorfose - forvandling fra larve til yngel.
  • Pittman, Karin. 1995. Valg av settefisk til matfiskproduksjon av kveite; vekst, størrelse og kvalitet.
  • Pittman, Karin; Batty, R. S.; Verreth, J.; Huse, I. 1995. Intoduction.
Abstract
  • Finn, Roderick Nigel; Sæle, Øystein; Pittman, Karin. 2008. Phenotypic plasticity as a correlate of metabolic scaling in teleosts. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - Part A: Comparative Physiology. S46-S46.
  • Finn, Roderick Nigel; Sæle, Øystein; Pittman, Karin. 2008. Phenotypic plasticity as a correlate of metabolic scaling in teleosts. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology A. S46-S46.
Poster
  • Pittman, Karin; Bjørndal, Bodil; Lied, Gülen Arslan. 2019. Quantified Mucosal Gut Health: hiding in plain sight.
  • Sæle, Øystein; Pittman, Karin. 2005. Where is the asymmetry in the Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus) head?
  • Hallaråker, Hogne; Folkvord, Arild; Pittman, Karin; Stefansson, Sigurd. 1993. Growth of (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.) related to temperature, light period and feeding regime.
Academic literature review
  • Pittman, Karin; Yúfera, Manuel; Pavlidis, Michail; Geffen, Audrey J.; Koven, William; Ribeiro, Laura; Zambonino-Infante, José L.; Tandler, Amos. 2013. Fantastically plastic: fish larvae equipped for a new world. S224-S267.
  • Sæle, Øystein; Pittman, Karin. 2010. Looking closer at the determining of a phenotype? Compare by stages or size, not age. 294-297.
  • Power, Deborah M.; Einarsdóttir, Ingibjörg E.; Pittman, Karin; Sweeney, Glen E.; Hildahl, Jon; Campinho, Marco A.; Silva, Nadia; Sæle, Øystein; Galay-Burgos, Malyka; Smáradóttir, Heiddís; Björnsson, Björn Thrandur. 2008. The molecular and encocrine basis of flatfish metamorphosis. 95-111.
  • Hamre, K.; Moren, K.; Solbakken, J.S.; Opstad, I.; Pittman, Karin. 2005. The impact of nutrition on metamorphosis in Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.). 555-565.
Chapter
  • Geffen, Audrey J.; Pittman, Karin; Imsland, Albert. 2015. Synergies between aquaculture and fisheries. 491-518. In:
    • Gibson, Robin N.; Nash, Richard David Marriott; Geffen, Audrey J.; Van der Veer, Henk. 2015. Flatfishes, Biology and Exploitation, 2nd edition. Wiley-Blackwell.

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