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A new way to grow fish faster

A new and innovative way to grow bigger fish faster by inhibiting the reproductive system has been developed by scientists at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

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Gender manipulation has long been used as a method for boosting stock of various species of fish but researchers in the US say they have found the most effective method for southern flounder more

Sep 19, 2017 10:00 AM Research

Different genetic makeup provides quality and quantity more

Aug 22, 2017 11:25 AM Research

Increased productivity, genetic gain, and disease resistance are among the benefits of selective breeding more

Aug 22, 2017 11:16 AM Research

Researchers at Australia’s Southern Cross University (SCU) have been breeding sea urchins at the National Marine Science Centre (NMSC) for export to Japan more

Aug 22, 2017 10:26 AM Research

Researchers at the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) in Oban, Scotland have established the genetic code for the Porphyra umbilicalis, one of the world’s most valuable commercial seaweeds. more

Jul 26, 2017 10:18 AM Research

Germ cell precursor transplants may help sturgeon reproduction

Scientists from the Czech Republic are making progress on a new method of producing eggs and sperm more efficiently in endangered sturgeon species – a sort of “surrogate parenting technique.”