Molecular Biology

The Center for Aquaculture Technologies combines experience in aquaculture, molecular-based technologies, and in vivo capabilities in wide range of aquatic species, to provide research-based solutions to our collaborators and clients.

Genome Engineering (Gene Knockouts, Transgenics)

CAT can produce and evaluate modified lines for research and commercial applications with a high degree of precision.

  • Design strategy
  • Custom DNA vectors
  • Line Development
  • Line Characterization (genotypic and phenotypic)
  • Line Maintenance
  • Regulatory Considerations

 

Therapeutics and Biologics

The company maintains an active collaborative R&D program focused in applications in areas including:

  • Small molecules
  • Recombinant Proteins
  • Nucleic acid-based technologies (Antivirals, Delivery Systems)

Our staff has particular expertise and capabilities in GxP-compliant research and regulatory approval and have developed extensive experience in study design and protocol preparation, conduct (including target animal safety and efficacy) and post-regulatory approval quality control assays.