Genomic breeding for gill health and lice resistance in salmon: towards improved accuracy and affordability
Project life: 48 months
Optimisation of genomic selection to improve the accuracy and affordability of the technology.
- Landcatch Natural Selection
- The Roslin Institute
- The Institute of Aquaculture at The University of Stirling
- Noahgene Ltd
You will find an academic paper relating to this project, authored by Ross Houston and Dan Macqueen, here: Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) genetics in the 21st century: taking leaps forward in aquaculture and biological understanding