Genetic Identification

9552 Topanga Canyon Blvd.
Chatsworth, CA 91311

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $43K
First Award Date 01/01/97
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/97

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Jones Dr. Kenneth C. Jones 1

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 1997
Budget: 01/01/97 - 12/31/97

This proposal is to develop genetic markers in Pacific white shrimp (Penaeus vannamei) forselective breeding in a closed hatchery environment. The worldwide pond aquaculture industryis plagued by disease problems that have decimated a large part of the industry. The solution tothis problem may lie in a new industry devoted specifically to the ...