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Characterisation & pathogenesis of parasites and diseases in fish & shellfish stocks. - FC1137

Description
Summary Objective:
Further develop the Registry of Aquatic Pathology (RAP) collection and database, held at CEFAS Weymouth, containing detailed information on the pathogenicity and identity of a wide variety of parasites and pathogens affecting fish and shellfish stocks, on a CD ROM.

Key Customer Purpose:
Through the maintenance of archived reference material enable Defra to rapidly identify new and emerging diseases, and help to establish the RAP as an internationally recognised resource and depository for pathological specimens and parasites.
Project Documents
• Final Report : Characterisation & pathogenesis of parasites and diseases in fish & shellfish stocks.   (1164k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2000

To: 2005

Cost: £359,993
Contractor / Funded Organisations
CEFAS
Keywords
Bonamia              
Finfish              
Fish Disease              
Fisheries              
Parasites              
Pathogens              
Fields of Study
Fish Health and Aquaculture