Amino acid and proximate compositions of cultured and wild Oreochromis niloticus from Makurdi-Nigeria Key words

Amino acid and proximate compositions of cultured and wild Oreochromis niloticus from Makurdi-Nigeria
Key words: Amino acids, proximate compositions, cultured, wild, Oreochromis niloticus and Makurdi.
Abstract
Amino acid and proximate compositions of O. niloticus from Lower Benue River and the U.A.M fish farm were determined for a period of 3months. Mean Glutamic acid (12.51±0.64 and 11.85±0.67) and Alanine (5.40±0.23 and 4.50±0.41) varied significantly (p