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    • Effects of salmon lice Lepeophtheirus salmonis on wild sea trout Salmo trutta – a literature review 

      Thorstad, Eva; Todd, Christopher David; Uglem, Ingebrigt; Bjorn, Paal Arne; Gargan, Patrick; Vollset, Knut; Halttunen, Elina; Kalas, Steinar; Berg, Marius; Finstad, Bengt (2015-08-20) - Journal item
      Salmon farming increases the abundance of salmon lice, which are ectoparasites of salmonids in the sea. Here we review the current knowledge on the effects of salmon lice on wild sea trout. Salmon lice feed on host mucus, ...
    • The genetic basis of flesh quality traits in farmed Atlantic salmon 

      Ashton, Thomas James (University of St Andrews, 2011-11-30) - Thesis
      The aim was to develop new methods for measuring texture of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) fillets and investigate the genetic basis of flesh quality traits. Firstly, a new tensile strength method was developed to ...