Molecular assays for the detection of invasive tunicates and phylogeography of a tunicate invasion in Prince Edward Island
There are currently four invasive tunicate species which are causing significant challenges to the aquaculture industry in Atlantic Canada: Ciona intestinalis, Styela clava, Botryllus schlosseri and Botrylloides violaceus. These tunicates foul mussel socks, aquaculture gear, boat hulls and wharves. ...
Monitoring effectiveness of emamectin benzoate for the treatment of sea lice (Lepeophtheirus salmonis) on farmed Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar)
Resistance development to parasiticides has been a problem in both terrestrial and aquatic environments. A major challenge exists in early detection of resistance emergence due to the low frequency at which resistant organisms can occur initially within a population and the difficulty in detecting t...