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

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Human enteric viruses in shellfish, part 4

Pathogenic noroviruses have been identified in shellfish from various countries in Europe. The major cause of outbreaks of acute gastroenteritis in humans, norovirus infection is transmitted three main ways, led by consumption of shellfish. 

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Intensive fish farming in Italy

Intensive production equipment and management techniques allow the Nuova Azzurro Fish Farm in Italy to raise about 50 metric tons of sea bass per raceway per year.