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Microsatellite markers as a tool in genetic enhancement and husbandry of Haliotis midae : a South African case study
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The decline of Haliotis midae (perlemoen) populations together with the ensuing collapse of commercial abalone fisheries in South Africa have shifted the responsibility to abalone farms to meet the demand ...
Genetic diversity and population genetic structure in the South African commercially important shark species, the common smoothhound (Mustelus mustelus)
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Deciphering patterns of intraspecies population genetic structuring in commercially important shark species is essential for an integrated fisheries management approach to conservation of regional ...
Implementation of marker assisted breeding in triticale
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2011-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Research into markers for the detection of genetic diversity and cultivar identification has become an important component of the genetic improvement of crops. However, the incorporation of marker ...
Genetic and phenotypic characterisation of commercial dusky kob (Argyrosomus japonicus) cohorts
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2020-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Argyrosomus japonicus (dusky kob) is a large sciaenid finfish indigenous to South Africa, and as an emerging aquaculture species, current production practices rely on mass spawning of wild progenitors to ...