Comparing genomic signatures of selection between the Abbassa Strain and eight wild populations of Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) in Egypt
Annual Report 2019
WorldFish had a remarkable year in 2019 developing and scaling scientific innovations that support the sustainable transformation of food systems with fish and other aquatic foods for the benefit of people and the planet. Access the report online.
Improving Biosecurity: A Science-Based Approach to Manage Fish Disease Risks and Increase Socioeconomic Contribution
Nigeria is now one of Africa’s largest aquaculture producers with catfish ( Clarias spp. and Heterobranchus spp.) and tilapia ( Oreochromis niloticus ) being the dominant farmed fish. A group of small-scale fish farmers, mostly men, show of their catfish farmed in monoculture ponds. Photo by...