Aerts J, Metz JR, Ampe B, Decostere A, Flik G, De Saeger S (2015):
Scales Tell a Story on the Stress History of Fish. PLoS ONE 10(4): e0123411.
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Sun W, Han Z, Aerts J, Nie D, Jin M, Shi W, Zhao Z, De Saeger S, Zhao Y, Wu A (2015):
A reliable liquid chromatography–tandem mass spectrometry method for simultaneous determination of multiple mycotoxins in fresh fish and dried seafoods. J. Chrom. A 1387:42-48.
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Stadig L, Rodenburg T B, Reubens B, Aerts J, Duquenne B, Tuyttens F (2016):
Effects of free-range access on production parameters and meat quality, composition and taste in slow-growing broiler chickens. Poultry Science, 00:1-8.
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Declercq A M*, Aerts J*, Ampe B, Haesebrouck F, De Saeger S, Decostere A (2016):
Cortisol directly impacts Flavobacterium columnare in vitro growth characteristics. Vet Res, 47:84
(Q1 - IF=2.815) (* co-first author)

Salleh Hudin N, Teyssier A, Aerts J, Fairhurst G D, Strubbe D, White J, De Neve L, Lens L (2018):
Do wild-caught urban house sparrows show desensitized stress responses to a novel stressor? Biol Open. 031849
(Q1 - IF=2.432)

Aerts J*, Schaeck M*, De Swaef E, Ampe B, Decostere A (2018):
Vibrio lentus as a probiotic candidate lowers glucocorticoid levels in gnotobiotic sea bass larvae. Aquacult 492:40-45.
(Q1 - IF=2.773) (* co-first author)

Reyes-López F E*, Aerts J*, Vallejos-Vidal E, Ampe B, Dierckens K, Tort L, Bossier P (2018):
Modulation of innate immune-related genes and glucocorticoid synthesis in gnotobiotic full-sibling European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax) larvae challenged with Vibrio anguillarum. Front Immunol, 9:914
(Q1 - IF=6.429) (* co-first author)

Hanke I, Ampe B, Kunzmann A, Gärdes A, Aerts J (2018):
Thermal stress response of juvenile milkfish (Chanos chanos) quantified by ontogenetic and regenerated scale cortisol. Aquacult 500:24-30.
(Q1 - IF=2.773)

Aerts J (2018):
Quantification of a glucocorticoid profile in non-pooled samples is pivotal in stress research across vertebrates. Front Endocrinol 9:635.
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