Aquaculture biotechnology research

The Aquaculture Biotechnology Research Group combines multidisciplinary approaches to carry out applied research that assists and advances New Zealand’s growing aquaculture industry. We have a long track record securing external research grants, an extensive publication record, and numerous project success stories.

Postgraduate students experience a dynamic environment where they participate in collaborative research that emphasises the development and application of innovative tools and approaches to solve complex real-life problems.

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Our expertise

The team brings together experience and expertise from different fields, including:

  • Ecology
  • Biochemistry
  • Immunology
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular biology
  • Microscopy
  • Drug delivery
  • Bioprospecting
  • Commercialisation
  • Biotechnology

Researchers involved