Project

Optimsation and implementation of sterile triploid salmon in Scotland

Funded by Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council.

Collaboration with BioMar U.K., Mowi (Scotland) and PHARMAQ.

Total award value £451,261.00

People (3)

People

Professor Trevor Telfer
Professor Trevor Telfer

Professor, Institute of Aquaculture

Dr Michaël Bekaert
Dr Michaël Bekaert

Senior Lecturer, Institute of Aquaculture

Professor Gordon Bell
Professor Gordon Bell

Emeritus Professor, Institute of Aquaculture

Outputs (3)

Outputs

Article

Chalmers L, Taylor J, Roy W, Preston AC, Migaud H & Adams A (2017) A comparison of disease susceptibility and innate immune response between diploid and triploid Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) siblings following experimental infection with Neoparamoeba perurans, causative agent of amoebic gill disease. Parasitology, 144 (9), pp. 1229-1242. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0031182017000622

Article

Chalmers L, Thompson K, Taylor J, Black S, Migaud H, North B & Adams A (2016) A comparison of the response of diploid and triploid Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) siblings to a commercial furunculosis vaccine and subsequent experimental infection with Aeromonas salmonicida. Fish and Shellfish Immunology, 57, pp. 301-308. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fsi.2016.08.049

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