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10/13/2016

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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05/02/2016

Centre for Aquaculture Technologies has been awarded $87,300 from the Soy Aquaculture Alliance (SAA) to identify genetic markers that can be used to develop soybean meal-tolerant Atlantic salmon broodstock.

Click the link below to check out the article by Laura Braden

Looking for the bean gene


10/16/2015

CAT is pleased to announce the engagement for consulting from Dr. Stephen G. Newman, the President of Aqua-In-Tech, Inc., as a consultant.

Follow Press Release Link for more information:

http://shrimpnews.com/FreeReportsFolder/NewsReportsFolder/USAcaCenterAquaTechHiresSteveNewman.html


12/03/2014

New Contract Research Organization in PEI

The Center for Aquaculture Technologies Canada was recently featured on CBC News in PEI Canada on December 3, 2014, with an interview with Dr. Debbie Plouffe who leads the team in Souris, PEI.

Please click on the link below to watch the news update:

http://www.cbc.ca/player/News/Canada/PEI/Compass/ID/2624616797/