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

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization

Health & Welfare

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