Center for Aquaculture Technologies Canada Receives AQC-3 Approval

Center for Aquaculture Technologies Canada Receives AQC-3 Approval

Center for Aquaculture Technologies Receives Aquatic Containment Level 3 (AQC-3) in vivo from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) Office of Biohazard Containment and Safety (OBCS)

Souris, PE, October 13, 2016: The Center for Aquaculture Technologies Canada recently received approval from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) Office of Biohazard Containment (OBCS) for its aquaculture research facility located in Souris, Prince Edward Island Canada to operate an AQC3-level biocontainment facility. This certification allows the Center for Aquaculture Technologies to expand its suite of services to include the conduct of in vivo and in vitro studies with imported aquatic animal pathogens.

About The Center for Aquaculture Technologies

The Center for Aquaculture Technologies is a full service contract research and development organization focused on the application of biotechnologies to improve productivity, efficiency and sustainability in aquaculture.  Founded in 2012, the company has specific expertise in fish health, nutrition, genomics, and genetics.

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