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Sex control in halibut (was FC0112) - FC0903

Description
Summary Objectives:-
Develop a method for the production of all-female turbot through the identification of the sex determining mechanism.

Key Customer Purpose:-
Enhance the growth potential of cultured turbot by the development of techniques for the production of all-female broods, thereby promoting the development of an economically viable marine flatfish industry in the UK.
Project Documents
• Final Report : Sex control in halibut (was FC0112)   (554k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1998

To: 2003

Cost: £512,121
Contractor / Funded Organisations
CEFAS
Keywords
Biotechnology              
Finfish              
Fish Farming              
Fisheries              
Halibut              
Fields of Study
Fish Health and Aquaculture