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Reproduction & Genetics

European-funded projects concerned with the influence and understanding of the role genetic factors play in fish reproduction

The following projects are funded under the 5th and 6th Framework Programmes for Research and Development of the European Community. Their members are also key partners in the Reprofish project, contributing their knowledge and expertise.
SEFABAR (followed-up by CODE-EFABAR)
Lead partner: Anne Marie Neeteson, Farm Animal Industrial Platform, Netherlands

Objective: Sustainable European Farm Animal Breeding and Reproduction. The project aims at finding sustainable economically sound and acceptable breeding scenarios for major European farm animal species, including fish.

Further information:Sefabar / Code-Efabar website

Lead partner: Patrick Prunet, INRA-SCRIBE, France

Objective: To coordinate ongoing and future national and international research projects in the field of genomics in fish and shellfish to improve the sustainability of European aquaculture. To enhance the transfer of information and knowledge towards the aquaculture industry.

Further information:Aquagenome website

Lead partner: Patrick Prunet, INRA-SCRIBE, France

Objective: To integrate the outcome of projects funded in FP5 & 6 in order to generate a common scientific base and exploit the results of aquaculture projects using a functional genomics approach.

Further information:Aquafunc website

Lead partner: Hervé Chavanne, Istituto Sperimentale Italiano Lazzaro Spallanzani

Objective: To define the research priorities of the aquaculture industry already involved in aquaculture breeding; to promote the dissemination of knowledge to support a major involvement of the aquaculture industry in breeding activities; to consolidate these actions at the European level, promoting a progressive integration of the European aquaculture industry into the FABRE technology platform and the emerging technology platform on aquaculture, EATP.

Further information: Aquabreeding website