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Identification of fish species and determination of fish & other proteins in fish products (Formerly AN0626) - AN0669

1.To evaluate a database of the electrophoretic separation profiles of extracted water soluble proteins for selected species of fish, taking into account seasonal effects, to determine its usefulness as a tool to assist in the identification of fish species. 2.To modify the database so that the data are interchangeable between European laboratories 3.To evaluate and validate the use of Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphisms (RFLPs) and Single Stranded Conformation Polymorphism (SSCP) for the identification of canned fish species
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1996

To: 1997

Cost: £44,406
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Rowett Research Institute