Articulos científicos publicados

AMAT F., R.G. COHEN, F. HONTORIA, J.C. NAVARRO. 2004. Further evidence and characterization of Artemia franciscana (Kellogg, 1906) populations in Argentina. Journal of Biogeography 31:1735-1749.
AMAT F., F. HONTORIA, O. RUIZ, A. GREEN, M. SANCHEZ, J. FIGUEROLA, F. HORTAS. 2005. The American brine shrimp as an exotic invasive species in the Western Mediterranean. Biological Invasions 7: 37-47.
GREEN A.J., M.I. SANCHEZ, F. AMAT, J. FIGUEROLA, F. HONTORIA, O. RUIZ, F. HORTAS. 2005. Dispersal of invasive and native brine shrimps Artemia (Anostraca) via waterbirds. Limnology and Oceanography 50 (2): 737-742.
SAAVEDRA C., F. AMAT. 2005. Maternal effects of encystment in crosses between two geographic strains of Artemia franciscana. Journal of Heredity 96 (6): 713-717.
MURA G, I. KAPPAS, A. BAXEVANIS, S. MOSCATELLO, Q. D´AMICO, G. MEDINA, F. HONTORIA, F. AMAT, T.J. ABATZOPOULOS. 2006. Morphological and Molecular data reveal the presence of the invasive Artemia franciscana in Margherita di Savoia salterns (Italy). Internat. Rev. Hydrobiol. 91: 539-554.
RUIZ O., G. MEDINA, G. COHEN, F. AMAT, J.C. NAVARRO. 2006. Diversity of the fatty acid composition of Artemia sp. Cysts from Argentinean populations. Marine Ecology Progress Series 335: 155-165.R
MEDINAG., J. GOENAGA, F. HONTORIA, G. COHEN, F. AMAT. 2007. Effects of temperature and salinity on prereproductive life span and reproductive traits of two species of Artemia (Branchiopoda, Anostraca) from Argentina: Artemia franciscana and A. persimilis. Hydrobiologia 579: 41-53.
SÁNCHEZ M.I., A.J. GREEN, F. AMAT, E.M. CASTELLANOS. 2007. Transport of brine shrimps via the digestive system of migratory waders: dispersal probabilities depend on diet and season. Marine Biology 151: 1407-1415.
AMAT F., F. HONTORIA, J.C. NAVARRO, M.N. VIEIRA, G. MURA. 2007. Biodiversity loss in the genus Artemia in the Western Mediterranean Region. Limnetica 26(2): 387-404.
TRIANTAPHYLLIDIS A., I. LEONARDOS, I. BISTA, I.D. KYRIAZIS, M.Th. STOUMBOUDI, I. KAPPAS, F. AMAT, T.J. ABATZOPOULOS. 2007. Phylogeography and genetic structure of the Mediterranean killifish Aphanius fasciatus (Cyprinodontidae). Mar. Biol. 152: 1159-1167.
RUIZ O, F. AMAT, J.C. NAVARRO. 2008. Acomparative study of the fatty acid profile of Artemia franciscana and A. persimilis cultured at mesocosm-scale. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 354: 9-16.R
MUÑOZ J, A. GOMEZ, A.J. GREEN, J. FIGUEROLA, F. AMAT, C. RICO. 2008. Phylogeography and local endemism of the native Mediterranean brine shrimp Artemia salina (Branchiopoda: Anostraca). Molecular Ecology. Doi:10.1111/j.1365-294X.2008.03818.x
RUIZ O., F. AMAT, C. SAAVEDRA, A. PAPESCHI, R.G. COHEN, A.D. BAXEVANIS, I. KAPPAS, T.J. ABATZOPOULOS, J.C. NAVARRO. 2008. Genetic characterization of Argentinean Artemia species with different fatty acid profiles. Hydrobiologia 610: 223-234.R
PAPESCHI A., P. LIPKO, F. AMAT, R.G. COHEN. 2008. Heterochromatin variation in Artemia populations. Caryologia 61: 53-59.
JORGENSEN P.L., F. AMAT. 2008. Regulation and function of Lysine-Substituted Na,K pumps in salt adaptation of Artemia franciscana. J. Membrane Biol. 221: 29-39.
MUÑOZ J., A.J. GREEN, J. FIGUEROLA , F. AMAT, C. RICO. 2009. Characterization of polymorphic microsatellite markers in the brine shrimp Artemia (Branchiopoda, Anostraca). Molecular Ecology Resources 9 (2): 547-550.
VASILEVA G.P., S. REDON, F. AMAT, P.N. NIKOLOV, M.I. SANCHEZ, T. LENORMAND, B.B. GEORGIEV. 2009. Records of cysticercoids of Fimbriarioides tadornae Maksimova, 1976 and Branchiopodataenia gvozdevi (Maksimova), 1988) (Cyclophyllidea, Hymenolepididae) from brine shrimps at the Mediterranean coasts of Spain and France, with a key to cestodes from Artemia spp. from the Western Mediterranean. Acta Parasitologica 54 (2): 143-150.
 Abatzopoulos T.J., F. Amat, A.D. Baxevanis, G. Belmonte, F. Hontoria, S. Maniatsi, S. Moscatello, G. Mura,  N.V. Shradin.2009. Updating geographic distribution of Artemia urmiana Günther, 1890 (Branchiopoda: Anostraca) in Europe: an intergrated and interdisciplinary approach. International Review of Hydrobiology, 94: 560-579.
MUÑOZ J., A. GOMEZ, A.J. GREEN, J. FIGUEROLA, F. AMAT, C. RICO. 2010. Evolutionary origin and phylogeography of the diploid obligate parthenogen Artemia parthenogenetica (Branchiopoda, Anostraca). PloS ONE, 5: e 11932.
REDÓN S, F. AMAT, F. HONTORIA, G.P. VASILEVA, P.N. NIKOLOV, B.B. GEORGIEV. 2011. Participation of metanauplii and juvenile individuals of Artemia parthenogenética (Branchiopoda) in the circulation of avian cestodes. Parasitology Research, 108: 905-912.
GHOMARI M., G. SELSELET, F. HONTORIA, F. AMAT. 2011. Artemiabiodiversity in Algerian Sebkhas Crustaceana, 84: 1025-1039.
RODRIGUES C., A. BIO, F. AMAT, N. VIEIRA. 2011. Artisanal salt production in Aveiro. Portugal: an ecofriendly process. Saline Systems. 7: 1-46.
GHOMARI S.M., G. SELSELET-ATTOU, F. HONTORIA, M. MONCEF, F. AMAT. 2012. Note on the biogeography of the genus Artemia biodiversity in the north western region of Africa (Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia). Ecologia Mediterranea, 38: 29-38.
HONTORIA F., S. REDÓN, M. MACCARI, I. VARÓ, J.C. NAVARRO, Ll. BALLELL, F. AMAT. 2012. A revision of Artemia biodiversity in Macaronesia. Aquatic Biosystems, 8: 25.
PINTO P.M., A. BIO, F. HONTORIA, V. ALMEIDA, N. VIEIRA. 2013. Portuguese native Artemia parthenogenetica and Artemia franciscana survival under different abiotic conditions. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 440: 81-89.

NUTRICIÓN LARVARIA

MONROIG O., J.C. NAVARRO, I. AMAT, P. GONZALEZ, F. AMAT, F. HONTORIA. 2003. Enrichment of Artemia nauplii in PUFA, phospholipids and water-soluble nutrients using liposomes. Aquaculture International 11: 151-161.
AMAT F., R.G. COHEN, F. HONTORIA, J.C. NAVARRO. 2004. Further evidence and characterization of Artemia franciscana (Kellogg, 1906) populations in Argentina. Journal of Biogeography 31:1735-1749.R
MURA G., A.D. BAXEVANIS, G. MEDINA, F. HONTORIA, I. KAPPAS, S. MOSCATELLO, G. FANCELLO, F. AMAT, T.J. ABATZOPOULOS. 2005. The use of multidisciplinary approach for the characterisation of a diploid parthenogenetic Artemia population from Torre Colimena (Apulia, Italy). Journal of Plankton Research 27 (9): 895-907.
MONROIG O., J.C. NAVARRO, F. AMAT, P. GONZALEZ, A. BERMEJO, F. HONTORIA. 2006. Enrichment of Artemia nauplii in essential fatty acids with different types of liposomes and their use in rearing of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata) larvae. Aquaculture 251: 491-508.
MONROIG O., J.C. NAVARRO, F. AMAT, P. GONZALEZ, F. HONTORIA. 2006. Effect of aeration on the efficiency of Artemia enrichment with EFA-rich emulsion and liposomes. Aquaculture 257: 382-392.
MONROIG O., J.C. NAVARRO, F. AMAT, P. GONZALEZ, F. HONTORIA. 2006. Effects of nauplial density, product concentration and product dosage on the survival of the nauplii and EFA incorporation during Artemia enrichment with liposomes. Aquaculture 261: 659-669.
RUIZ O., G. MEDINA, G. COHEN, F. AMAT, J.C. NAVARRO. 2006. Diversity of the fatty acid composition of Artemia sp. Cysts from Argentinean populations. Marine Ecology Progress Series 335: 155-165.
MONROIG O., J.C. NAVARRO, F. AMAT, P. GONZALEZ, F. HONTORIA. 2007. Oxidative stability and changes in the particle size of liposomes used in the Artemia enrichment. Aquaculture 266: 200-210.
GIMÉNEZ G., Y. KOTZAMANIS, F. HONTORIA, A. ESTÉVEZ, E. GISBERT. 2007. Modelling retinoid content in live preys: a tool for evaluating the nutritional requirements and development studies in fish larvae. Aquaculture 267: 76-82.
MONROIG O., J.C. NAVARRO, F. AMAT, F. HONTORIA. 2007. Enrichment of Artemia nauplii in vitamin A, vitamin C and methionine using liposomes. Aquaculture 269: 504-513.
RUIZ O, F. AMAT, J.C. NAVARRO. 2008. Acomparative study of the fatty acid profile of Artemia franciscana and A. persimilis cultured at mesocosm-scale. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 354: 9-16.
BERMEJO-NOGALES A., A. SAERA-VILA, J.A. CALDUCH-GINER, J.C. NAVARRO, A. SITJÀ-Bobadilla, J. Pérez-Sánchez. 2007. Differential metabolic and gene expression profile of juvenile common dentex (Dentex dentex L.) and gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.) in relation to redox homeostasis. Aquaculture 267: 213-224.
BENEDITO-PALOS L., J.C. NAVARRO, A. SITJÁ-BOBADILLA, J.G. BELL, S. KAUSHIK, J. PÉREZ-SÁMCHEZ. 2008. High levels of vegetable oils in plant-protein rich diets fed to gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.): Growth performance, muscle fatty acid profiles and histological alterations of target tissues. British Journal of Nutrition 100: 992-1003.
RUIZ O., F. AMAT, C. SAAVEDRA, A. PAPESCHI, R.G. COHEN, A.D. BAXEVANIS, I. KAPPAS, T.J. ABATZOPOULOS, J.C. NAVARRO. 2008. Genetic characterization of Argentinean Artemia species with different fatty acid profiles. Hydrobiologia 610: 223-234.
FERNÁNDEZ I., F. HONTORIA, J.B. ORTIZ-DELGADO, Y. KOTZAMANIS, A.ESTÉVEZ, J.L. ZAMBONINO-INFANTE, E. GISBERT. 2008. Larval performance and skeletal deformities in farmed gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata) fed with graded levels of Vitamin A enriched rotifers (Brachionus plicatilis). Aquaculture, 283: 102-115.
Benedito-Palos L.,  J.C Navarro, A. Bermejo-Nogales, A. Saera-Vila, S. Kaushik, J. Pérez-Sánchez.2008. The time course of fish oil wash-out follows a simple dilution model in gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.) fed graded levels of vegetable oils. Aquaculture 288: 98-105.
Fernández I., M.S. Pimentel, J.B. Ortiz Delgado, F. Hontoria, M.C. Sarasquete, A. Estévez, J.L. Zambonino-Infante, E. Gisbert.2009. Effect of dietary vitamin A on Senegalese sole (Solea senegalensis) skeletogenesis and larval quality. Aquaculture, 295: 250-265.
Hontoria F., M.A. González, A. Sitjá Bobadilla, O. Palenzuela, P. Álvarez Pellitero.2009. Ketoconazole inhibits the growth and development of Ichthyophonus sp. (Mesomycetozoa) in vitro. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology, 56: 484-491.
Villar-Argaiz M., J.M. Medina-Sánchez, F.J. Bullejos, J.A. Delgado, O. Ruíz Pérez, J.C. Navarro, P. Carrillo. 2009. UV radiation and phosphorus interact to influence the biochemical composition of phytoplankton. Freshwater Biology, 54: 1233-1245.
AndrÉs M., A. Estévez, F. Hontoria y G. Rotllant. 2010. Differential utilization of biochemical components during larval development of the spider crab Maja brachydactyla (Decapoda: Majidae). Marine Biology, 57: 2329-2340.
Benedito-Palos L., J.C. Navarro, S. Kaushik, J. Pérez-Sánchez. 2010. Tissue-specific robustness of fatty acid signatures in cultured gilthead sea bream(Sparus aurataL.) fed practical diets with a combined high replacement of fish meal and fish oil. Journal of Animal Science,88: 1759-1770.
Benedito-PalosL., A. Bermejo-Nogales, A.I. Karampatos, J.C. Navarro, A. Díez, J.M. Bautista, J.G. Bell, D.R. Tocher, A. Obach, S. Kaushik, J. Pérez-Sánchez. 2010.Modelling the predictable effects of dietary lipid sources on the fillet fatty acid composition of one-year-old gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.). Food Chemistry, 124: 538-544.
URIARTE, I., A. FARÍAS, K. PASCHKE, J.C. NAVARRO, C. ROSAS. 2010. Observations on feeding and biochemical chraracterisation to improve larviculture of Robsonella fontaniana (Cephalopoda: Octopodidae). Aquaculture,  315: 121-124.
FARÍAS A., J.C. NAVARRO, V. CERNA, S. PINO, I. URIARTE. 2011. Efecto de la dieta de los reproductores sobre la fecundidad y composición bioquímica de los huevos del pulpo rojo patagónico (Enteroctopus megalocyathus Gould 1852). Ciencias Marinas, 37: 11-21.
GARCÍA S., P. DOMINGUES, J.C. NAVARRO, I. HACHERO, D. GARRIFO, C. ROSAS. 2011. Growth, partial energy balance, mantle and digestive gland lipid composition of Octopus vulgaris (Cuvier, 1797) fed with two artificial diets. Aquaculture nutrition, 17: e174-e187.
VICIANO E., J. IGLESIAS, M.J. LAGO, F.J. SÁNCHEZ, J.J. OTERO, J.C. NAVARRO. 2011. Fatty acid composition of polar and neutral lipid fractions of Octopus vulgaris Cuvier, 1797 paralarvae reared with enriched on-grown Artemia. Aquaculture Research, 42: 704-709.
BOUSSOFA D., N. GHAZALI, E. VICIANO, J.C. NAVARRO, M. ELCAFSI. 2011. Seasonal variation in condition and fatty acid composition of coquina clam Donax trunculus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Mollusca, Bivalvia) from the Tunisian coast. Cahiers de Biologie Marine, 52: 47-56.
BALLESTER-LOZANO, G.F., L. BENEDITO-PALOS, J.C. NAVARRO, S. KAUSHIK, J. PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ. 2011. Prediction of fillet fatty acid composition of market-size gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata) using a regression modelling approach. Aquaculture, 319: 81-88.
BOGLINO A., M.J. DARIAS, J.B. ORTIZ-DELGADO, F. ÖZCAN, A. ESTÉVEZ, K.B. ANDREE, F. HONTORIA, C. SARASQUETE, E. GISBERT. 2012. Commercial products for Artemia enrichment affect growth performance, digestive system maturation, ossification and incidence of skeletal deformities in Senegalese sole (Solea senegalensis) larvae. Aquaculture, 324-325: 290–302.
MONROIG O., D. GUINOT, F. HONTORIA, D.R. TOCHER, J.C. NAVARRO. 2012. Biosynthesis of essential fatty acids in Octopus vulgaris (Cuvier, 1797): molecular cloning, functional characterisation and tissue distribution of a fatty acid elongase. Aquaculture, 360-361: 45-53.

ECOTOXICOLOGÍA ACUÁTICA

VARO I., J.C. NAVARRO, F. AMAT, L. GUILHERMINO. 2003. Effect of dichlorvos on cholinesterase activity of the European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax). Pesticide. Biochemistry & Physiology 75: 61-72.
SERRANO R., A. SIMAL-JULIÁN, E. PITARCH, F. HERNÁNDEZ, I. VARÓ, J.C.NAVARRO. 2003. Biomagnification study on organochlorine compounds in Marine Aquaculture: The Sea Bass (Dicentrarchus labrax) as a model. Environ. Sci. & Technol. 37 (15): 3375-3381.
BARATA C., I. VARÓ, J.C. NAVARRO, C. PORTE. 2005. Changes in antioxidant enzyme activities, fatty acid composition and lipid peroxidation in Daphnia magna during the aging process. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. B 140: 81-90.
BARATA C., I. VARÓ, J.C. NAVARRO, S. ARUN, C. PORTE. 2005. Antioxidant enzyme activities and lipid peroxidation in the freshwater cladoceran Daphnia magna exposed to redox cycling compounds. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. C 140: 175-186.
SARABIA R., I. VARO, F. AMAT, A. PASTOR, J. DEL RAMO, J. DIAZ-MAYANS, A. TORREBLANCA. 2006. Comparative toxicokinetics of Cadmium in Artemia. Arch. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 50: 111-120.
VAROI., F. AMAT, J.C. NAVARRO, M. BARREDA, E. PITARCH, R. SERRANO. 2006. Assessment of the efficacy of Artemia sp (Crustacea) cysts chorion as barrier to chlorpyrifos (organophosphorus pesticide) exposure. Effect on hatching and survival. Science of theTotal Environment 366: 148-153.
VARÓI., J.C. NAVARRO, B. NUNES, L. GUILHERMINO. 2007. Effects of dichlorvos aquaculture treatments on selected biomarkers of gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata L.) fingerlings. Aquaculture 266: 87-96.
VAROI., B. NUNES, F. AMAT, A. TORREBLANCA, L. GUILHERMINO, J.C. NAVARRO. 2007. Effect of sublethal concentrations of copper sulphate on seabream Sparus aurata fingerlings. Aquat. Living Resour. 20: 263-270.
JANER G., J.C. NAVARRO, C. PORTE. 2007. Exposure to TBT increases the accumulation of lipids and alters fatty acid homeostasis in the ramshorn snail Marisa cornuarietis. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. C 146: 368-374.
VARÓI., F. AMAT, J.C. NAVARRO. 2008. Acute toxicity of dichlorvos to Aphanius iberus (Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1846) and its anti-cholinesterase effects on this species. Aquatic Toxicology 88: 53-61.
SARABIA R., J. DEL RAMO, I. VARÓ, J. DÍAZ-MAYANS, A. TORREBLANCA. 2008. Sublethal zinc exposure has a detrimental effect on reproductive performance but not on the cyst hatching success of Artemia parthenogenetica. Sci. Total Environ. 398: 48-52.
LYSSIMACHOU A., J.C. NAVARRO, J. BACHMANN, C. PORTE. 2009. Triphenyltin alters lipid homeostasis in females of the ramshorn snail Marisa cornuarietis. Environmental Pollution 157: 1714-1720.
NÁCHER-MESTRE J.,  R. SERRANO, L. BENEDITO-PALOS, J.C. NAVARRO, F.J. LÓPEZ,  J. PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ. 2009. Effects of fish oil replacement and re-feeding on the bioaccumulation of organochlorine compounds in gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.) of market size. Chemosphere, 76: 811-817.
NÁCHER-MESTRE J., R. SERRANO, L. BENEDITO-PALOS, J.C. NAVARRO, F.J. LÓPEZ, S. KAUSHIK, J. PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ. 2009. Bioaccumulation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata L.) exposed to long term feeding trials with different experimental diets. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 59: 137-146.
Varó I., G. Rigos, J.C. Navarro, J. del Ramo, J.  Calduch-Giner, A. Hernández, J. Pertusa, A. Torreblanca. 2010. Effect of ivermectin on the liver of gilthead sea bream Sparus aurata: a proteomic approach. Chemosphere, 80: 570-577.
FERNANDES D., J.C. NAVARRO, C. RIVA, S. BORDONALI, C. PORTE. 2010. Does exposure to testosterone significantly alter endogenous metabolism in the marine mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis? Aquatic Toxicology, 100: 313-320.
SERRANO P., J. NACHER-MESTRE, T. PORTOLES, F. AMAT, F HERNANDEZ. 2011. Non-target screening of organic contaminants in marine salts by gas chromatography cupled to high resolution time of flight mass spectrometry. Talanta, 85: 877-884.
SOLÉ, M., S.  VEGA, I. VARÓ. 2012. Characterization of type ‘‘B’’ esterases and hepatic CYP450 isoenzimes in Senegalese sole for their further application in monitoring studies. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, en prensa.

Tesis

ESTUDIO DE LA BIOLOGIA DE Artemia EN UNA SALINA Y DE SU INFLUENCIA SOBRE LA CALIDAD DE LA SAL. Asunción Martinez. Universidad de Sevilla. 1989. Apto “cum laude”. Codirección: Dr. Francisco Amat (IATS, CSIC), Dr.F. de Pablos. Univ. de Sevilla.
CARACTERIZACION DE TRES POBLACIONES ORIGINARIAS DEL AREA LEVANTINA ESPAÑOLA DEL CRUSTACEO BRANQUIOPODO Artemia. APLICACION EN ACUICULTURA. Francisco Hontoria. Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona.1990. Apto “cum laude”. Dirección: Dr. Francisco Amat
PRINCIPIOS NUTRITIVOS INMEDIATOS EN BIOMASAS SILVESTRES Y CULTIVADAS DE CEPAS DE Artemia. Asunción Gozalbo. Universidad de Valencia. 1990. Apto “cum laude”. Dirección: Dr. Francisco Amat.
CARACTERIZACION DE LAS CEPAS ESPAÑOLAS DE Artemia DESDE EL PUNTO DE VISTA DE SU VALOR NUTRITIVO Y DE SUS FENOTIPOS ELECTROFORETICOS. IMPLICACIONES PRACTICAS EN ACUICULTURA. Juan Carlos Navarro. Universidad de Valencia. 1990. Apto “cum laude”. Premio extraordinario de doctorado. Premio de la Real Academia de Doctores. Dirección: Dr. Francisco Amat.
CONTRIBUÇAO PARA O CONHECIMENTO DA BIOLOGIA DE Artemia sp. PROVENIENTE DAS SALINAS DE AVEIRO. SUA IMPORTANCIA EM AQUACULTURA E NA DINAMICA DAQUELE ECOSSISTEMA.Natividade Vieira. Universidad de Oporto (Portugal). 1990. Apto “cum laude”. Codirección: Dr. Francisco Amat (IATS, CSIC), Dra. M.Helena Galhano. Univ. de Oporto.
CARACTERIZACION ECOFISIOLOGICA DE LAS CEPAS ESPAÑOLAS DE Artemia. APLICABILIDAD PRÁCTICA. Inmaculada Varó. Universidad de Valencia. 1993. Apto “cum laude”. Premio extraordinario de doctorado. Codirección: Dr. Francisco Amat (IATS, CSIC) y Dr. A.C.Taylor, University of Glasgow, Scotland, U.K.
CARACTERIZACION ECOLOGICA DE LAS POBLACIONES ESPAÑOLAS DE Artemia. ESTRATEGIAS REPRODUCTIVAS Y COMPETENCIA. Carlos Barata Martí. Universidad de Barcelona. 1994. Apto “cum laude”. Dirección: Dr. Francisco Amat.
DISEÑO Y OPTIMIZACION DE LIPOSOMAS PARA SU USO COMO SISTEMA DE SUMINISTRO DE NUTRIENTES A LARVAS DE PECES MARINOS.Oscar Monroig Marzá. Universidad de Valencia. 2006. Apto “cum laude”. Premio extraordinario de doctorado. Dirección: Dr. Francisco Hontoria.
CARACTERIZACION DE DIVERSAS POBLACIONES DE Artemia DESDE EL PUNTO DE VISTA DE SU COMPOSICION EN ACIDOS GRASOS Y DE SUS PATRONES MOLECULARES. Olga Ruiz Pérez. Universidad de Valencia. 2008. Sobresaliente “cum laude”. Codirección: Dr. Juan Carlos Navarro y Dr. Francisco Amat.
Sustitución conjunta de proteínas y aceites de pescado en dietas de engorde de dorada (Sparus aurata). Efectos sobre el crecimiento y los perfiles de ácidos grasos.  Laura Benedito Palos. Universidad Politécnica de Valencia. 2010. Sobresaliente “cum laude”. Codirección: Dr. Jaume Pérez Sánchez y Dr. Juan Carlos Navarro Tárrega.
EL RECURSO DE Artemia DE ARGENTINA: BIODIVERSIDAD Y USO EN ACUICULTURA. Germán Medina López. universidad de Valencia. Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas. 2012. Sobresaliente “cum laude”. Codirección: Dr. Francisco Amat Doménech y Dr. Francisco Hontoria Danés.