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Research Project: GnRHIIa INAD Obtention and Development

Location: Warmwater Aquaculture Research Unit

Project Number: 6066-31000-012-01-N
Project Type: Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Oct 1, 2017
End Date: Sep 30, 2021

Objective:
Obtention of an Investigational New Animal Drug (INAD) for GnRHIIa to enable usage by stakeholders (Hybrid fingerling producers).

Approach:
Cooperator will commercialize GnRHIIa and request an Investigational New Animal Drug (INAD) from Food and Drug Adminstration. USDA will provide technical support to fufill the scientific requirement necessary to obtain FDA approval. This will allow GnRHIIa to be used by hybrid fingerling producer to induce spawning of female catfish.