Ganguly Subha*, Kumar Purushotam
Department of Fish Processing Technology, Faculty of Fishery Sciences, West Bengal University of Animal And Fishery Sciences, 5, Budherhat Road, P.O. Panchasayar, Chakgaria, Kolkata – 700 094, WB, India
The intestinal bacteria produce some bioactive substances like tetrodotoxin, eicosa-pentanoic acid, biotin, Vitamin B12 and antibacterial substances which may benefit the host fish. There exists strongly a symbiotic relationship between fish with its constituent microflora.
Keywords: Fish, Infections, Microflora, Resistance.