'Snorkel' lice barrier technology reduced two co-occurring parasites, the salmon louse (Lepeophtheirus salmonis) and the amoebic gill disease causing agent (Neoparamoeba perurans), in commercial salmon sea-cages
DW Wright, LH Stien, T Dempster, T Vagseth, V Nola, J-E Fosseidengen, F Oppedal
Preventive Veterinary Medicine | ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV | Published : 2017
Awarded by Norwegian Research Council
Awarded by Norwegian Seafood Fund
We thank Bremnes Seashore, Marine Harvest, Geir Magne Knutsen, Jarle Langvik, Bernhard Ostebovik and farm staff for commercial salmon farm operations and access, and Samantha Bui for field work assistance. Funding was provided by farmers, the Norwegian Research Council (CREATE 841005), the VRI fund and the Norwegian Seafood Fund (900884). The work was conducted in accordance with regulations set by the authority of the Norwegian ethics committee towards research involving animals, approved by the Norwegian food safety authority.