The 7th International Oyster Symposium
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September 11-14, 2017
Bangor University, Wales, UK
Sustainable expansion of global oyster production
Dr. Jonathan King – Conference co-ordinator (Bangor University, UK)
Mr. Daniel Lee (Bangor University, UK)
Dr. Ir. Nancy Nevejan (Ghent University, Belgium)
Mr. Florent Tarbouriech (Tarbouriech, France)
Ms. Viviana Rocca (Tarbouriech, France)
Ms. Burnell Shively (Chef Burnell, France)
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WOS Early Stage Investigator Award
First Prize Winner
Dr. Zoe Hilton
Scientist, Cawthron Institute, New Zealand
Progress in selective breeding for resilience to ostreid herpes virus in Crassostrea gigas in New Zealand. Overview of the recent occurrence of Bonamia ostreae in the native flat oyster Ostrea chilensis in New Zealand; current status, control efforts, and challenges for the future.
Second Prize Winner
Dr. Ma. Junemie Hazel Lebata-Ramos
Researcher, the Aquaculture department of SEAFDEC (Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center), Philippines
Why me? Because I’m single, young and more meaty
Third Prize Winner
Mr. David L.J. Vendrami
University of Bielefeld and Marie Curie Initial Training Network fellow, Germany
Investigation of the genetic structure of the Pacific oyster (
Crassostrea gigas) in Europe using a high density SNP array.
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