News features and technical articles about the evolution of aquaculture, one of the world’s fastest growing industries.

Changing paradigms in shrimp farming, part 5

A zero-water-exchange strategy to produce shrimp reduces the effluents and sediments that would normally be released to the environment by a typical intensive shrimp farm.

Health & Welfare

What is PCR?

Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) is a molecular biology technique that amplifies the number of copies of a specific region of DNA to produce enough to be tested.