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Sea lice in lab

The Sea Lice Research Centre aims to develop new methods and solutions to control the salmon louse problem.



New insights into sea lice genomics – the key to sustainable sea lice control?

In a new publication where researchers at SLRC have contributed, is 13081 protein-coded genes from the Atlantic sea lice annotated.

Male and female sea lice

"Immune modulation by the salmon louse - time to shift targets"

A most remarkable feature of the Atlantic salmon louse is its ability to neutralize practically all immune responses by its host, the Atlantic salmon. Except for some very limited local reaction, the louse is barely visible to the immune system. What may be the result of millions of years of co...