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Development of vaccines & strategy for their use to control ulcer disease in coldwater ornamental fish. - FC1143

Description
Summary Objectives:-
Develop and use safe injection, immersion and oral vaccines to control ulcer disease (Aeromonas salmonicida) in coldwater ornamental fish.

Key Customer Purpose:-
Provide DEFRA and the coldwater ornamental industry with vaccines to improve animal welfare and fish quality whilst reducing dependence on antibiotics.
Project Documents
• Final Report : Development of vaccines and strategy for their use to control ulcer disease in coldwater ornamental fish.   (142k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2001

To: 2004

Cost: £106,545
Contractor / Funded Organisations
University - Heriot Watt
Keywords
Biotechnology              
Finfish              
Fish Disease              
Fisheries              
Other              
Fields of Study
Fish Health and Aquaculture