ParaFishControl - Advanced Tools and Research Strategies for Parasite Control in European farmed fish

Funded by European Commission (Horizon 2020).

Collaboration with Aarhus University, Acqua Azzurra (AA), Andromeda Group, AquaTT UETP Ltd (AquaTT), AZTI-Tecnalia, Czech Academy of Sciences, Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA), French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA), Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Industrial and Laboratory Foundation (ILAB), INGENASA, INIA-SIGT–Biotecnologia, Institute of Oceanography and Fisheries, Skretting Aquaculture Research Centre, Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), Technical University of Denmark, The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW), University of Aberdeen, University of Bergen, University of Bologna, University of Copenhagen, University of Santiago de Compostela (USC), University of Udine, Italy, Vertebrate Antibodies Ltd (VAL), W42 Industrial Biotechnology GmBH, Wageningen University and ZF-screens BV (ZF-S).

Total award value £305,231.00

People (2)


Professor James Bron

Professor James Bron

Professor, Aquaculture

Professor Herve Migaud

Professor Herve Migaud

Honorary Professor, Institute of Aquaculture

Outputs (5)



Fernandez-Senac C, Monaghan SJ, Mascolo D, Baily JL, Betancor M, Chalmers L, Paladini G, Adams A, Fridman S & Bron JE (2022) Investigating the impacts of H(2)O(2) treatment on gills of healthy Atlantic salmon reveals potential changes to mucus production with implications on immune activity. Fish and Shellfish Immunology, 128, pp. 74-81.


Mladineo I, Hrabar J, Trumbić Ž, Manousaki T, Tsakogiannis A, Taggart JB & Tsigenopoulos CS (2021) Community Parameters and Genome-Wide RAD-Seq Loci of Ceratothoa oestroides Imply Its Transfer between Farmed European Sea Bass and Wild Farm-Aggregating Fish. Pathogens, 10 (2), Art. No.: 100.

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