Journal article

Effect of movement stress on immune function in farmed Australian abalone (hybrid Haliotis laevigata and Haliotis rubra)

Celia Hooper, Rob Day, Ron Slocombe, Kirsten Benkendorff, Judith Handlinger

Aquaculture | ELSEVIER | Published : 2011


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank the Fisheries Research and Development Corporation, Australia, which supplied the funding for this research; Great Southern Waters Limited for allowing the research to be carried out and supporting it on their abalone farm; Jeremy Carson of the Fish Aquatic Health Unit, Department of Primary Industries, Tasmania for supplying the bacteria for the antibacterial assay; Athol Whitten of the University of Melbourne, Department of Zoology for his assistance on farm in collecting and processing samples; and Sandy Clarke of the Statistical Consulting Centre, The University of Melbourne, for comments on the experimental design of the study.