Science Serving Maryland's Coasts

R/ODR-03

Evaluation of American oyster stocks for resource rehabilitation: Disease resistance and genetics (Maryland portion)

Principal Investigator: 

Kennedy T. Paynter, Jr.

Start/End Year: 

1995 to 1999

Institution: 

University of Maryland, College Park

Co-Principal investigator: 

Donald Meritt, Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Topic(s): 

Description: 

To identify genetic differences among geographically separate C. virginica populations. To correlate genetic differences or markers among those populations with differences in disease susceptibility or resistance.

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