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Title:

BCA: DNA microsatellite variation in Atlantic salmon

Project Number:

1995-080.80

Organisation:

CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere Hobart

Principal Investigator:

Patrick Hone

Project Status:

Completed

FRDC Expenditure:

$5,272.01

Program(s):

Industry

Objectives

1. To develop DNA microsatellite techniques in Atlantic salmon, and apply these to: i. a comparison of levels of microsatellite variation in farmed Tasmanian salmon and the parent stock in Nova Scotia (original objective 1) and ii. locating a male-sex (Ychromosone) marker for broodstock management