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Fish Pathology Laboratory
Applied Research

Green internal mass of same parasitic barnacle in viscera of a blue king crab.

  • Disease transmission studies using on-site wetlab facilities.
  • Description and characterization of new disease agents.
  • Evaluation of new techniques for the detection of finfish and shellfish disease organisms.
  • Distribution surveys of disease agents in finfish and shellfish stocks statewide.