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Research Project: Cryopreservation of Shrimp Germplasm

Location: Agricultural Genetic Resources Preservation Research

Project Number: 3012-31000-007-009-S
Project Type: Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Jul 1, 2021
End Date: Oct 31, 2025

To develop a protocol for cryopreserving shrimp larvae for long term genetic resource preservation.

The Center for Aquaculture Technologies will acquire and maintain shrimp capable of yielding larvae of a suitable stage of development for protocol development and provide technical staff that will work with ARS personnel throughout protocol development.