Category Animal Health & Welfare

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    Turning the tide against a deadly oyster virus

    This article from Australia’s CSIRO details the “race” to breed oysters genetically predisposed to resist Pacific Oyster Mortality Syndrome (POMS), a disease that is harmless to humans but so lethal to oysters that it can kill more than 90 percent of a crop of millions of animals within days.