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

Yutao Li

Health & Welfare

DNA fingerprinting: System for black tiger shrimp

Molecular markers can allow on-farm selection of high-performance families without the need to use costly alternatives such as separate rearing of families/ groups of families or tagging animals. 

Health & Welfare

Linking mapping for Kuruma prawns

Domestication and genetic improvement of the Kuruma prawn (Penaeus japonicus) have been relatively slow due to availability of broodstock and postlarvae.