François Brenta appointed new VP of Health and Nutrition at CAT 

The Center for Aquaculture Technologies (CAT) welcomes François Brenta as Vice President of Health and Nutrition to accelerate the next stage of growth.   A seasoned aquaculture professional, François Brenta has nearly three decades of aquaculture industry experience in Europe, Latin America, Africa, and the Middle East, managing commercial aquaculture ventures with a focus on operational efficiency, production, biosecurity, and consulting…

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Emerging diseases of global Atlantic salmon Aquaculture

Dr. Mark Braceland - Atlantic Salmon diseases

Emerging diseases in aquatic species are increasing in incidence and are typically difficult to control due to the limited availability of preventative or therapeutic treatments. CAT’s Director of Fish Health, Dr. Mark Braceland, presents on emerging pathogens and diseases in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) in Scotland, Norway, Canada, and Chile with reflections on mitigation and management strategies, as well as the development of in vitro and in vivo disease challenge models at CAT which are positioned to aid in the development of technologies and management practices to reduce their impacts.

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