OTHER RESEARCH

PROJECT TITLE
PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
DATES
Rural R&D for Profit: Easy-Open Oyster automation
Len Stephens
2016 - 2018
Pearl consortium IPA: Environmental and technical influences on pearl production from Pinctada maxima
David Mills
2016 - 2021
Enhancing bivalve production in northern Vietnam and Australia
Wayne O’Connor
2014 - 2018
Developing pearl industry based livelihoods in the western Pacific
Paul Southgate
2015 - 2020
Oyster Australia IPA: Pacific Oyster Mortality Syndrome –closing knowledge gaps to continue farming C. gigas in Australia
Paul Hick
2015 - 2018
Oysters Australia IPA: the use of FRNA bacteriophages for rapid re-opening of growing areas after sewage spills
Kate Hodgson
2016 - 2018
Pearl consortium IPA: understanding stress and its impact on pearl quality in the silver-lip pearl oyster, Pinctada maxima, using transcriptomic, proteomic and metabolomic tools
Abigail Elizur
2016 - 2019
Australian edible oyster RD&E investment via Oysters Australia Strategic Plan 2014-2019
Rachel King
2015 - 2019
Provision of strategic advice to Oysters Australia - identifying opportunities and associated value for the Australian Oyster Industry in Carbon Neutral Accreditation and Environmental Accounts
Rachael Marshall
2021-2022
ASI Quantitative Genetics Analysis and Training Services
Matt Cunningham
2015
NSW Oyster Industry Strategic Development Plan
Rachel King
2015
Evaluating the impact of an improved retailing concept for oysters in Fishmongers
Meredith Lawley
2012 - 2015
Oysters Australia IPA -workshop – identifying knowledge gaps for development of the native oyster aquaculture industry in South Australia
Xiaoxu Li
2016
Aquatic Animal Health Subprogram: Pacific oyster mortality syndrome (POMS) risk mitigation, epidemiology and OsHV-1 biology
Richard Whittington
2012 - 2015
Seafood CRC Oyster Business Benchmarking Project Report on Extension Activities
Don Defenderfer
2011
Molecular analysis of the effect of stressors on oysters
Nicole Ertl
2011 - 2015
Understanding conditioning of Sydney Rock Oysters
Abigail Elizur
2012 - 2014
Oysters Australia IPA: Pacific Oyster Mortality Syndrome - resistant Oyster breeding for a sustainable Pacific Oyster Industry in Australia
Matthew Cunningham
2016 - 2017
Survey of foodborne viruses in Australian oysters
Valerea Torok
2014 - 2015
Pearl industry development in the western Pacific
Paul Southgate
2013 - 2017
Development of tools for the sustainable management of genetics in polyploid Pacific Oysters
Penny Miller
2010 - 2014
Shelf life and value adding of Australian oysters
Thomas Madigan
2008 - 2014
Ecological Research
Kyall Zenger
2014 - 2016
Aquatic Animal Health Subprogram: Bonamiasis in farmed Native Oysters (Ostrea angasi)
Tracey Bradley
2015 - 2017
Genetic selection for resistance to Pacific Oyster Mortality Syndrome
Peter Kube
2012 - 2014
Oysters Australia IPA: Australian Seafood Industries Pacific Oyster Mortality Syndrome (POMS) investigation into the 2016 disease outbreak in Tasmania
Matthew Cunningham
2016
ASI Quantitative Genetics Analysis and Training Services 2014-15
Matt Cunningham
2014 - 2015
Pearl Consortium IPA: Control of reproduction of the silver-lip pearl oyster, Pinctada maxima.
David Mills
2012 - 2016
Pearl Consortium IPA: improving reliability and efficiency of spat nursery and growout for the silver-lip pearl oyster (Pinctada maxima)
David Mills
2011 - 2015
Industry management and commercialisation of the Sydney Rock Oyster breeding program
Ray Tynan
2005 -2010
Wanted dead or alive: novel technologies for measuring infectious norovirus particles
Cath Mcleod
2011
Aquatic Animal Health Subprogram: Identifying the cause of Oyster Oedema Disease (OOD) in pearl oysters (Pinctada maxima), and developing diagnostic tests for OO
David Raftos
2013 - 2016
Benthic Ecology Research
Melanie Bishop
2015 - 2017
Safe spat rearing experiment
Richard Whittington
2014
Protecting the safety and quality of live oysters through the integration of predictive microbiology in cold supply chains
Judith Fernandez-Piquer
2008 - 2011
Impacts and predictive modelling of coastal upwelling on the South Australian oyster industry
Clinton Wilkinson
2011
Enhancement of the Pacific Oyster selective breeding program
Wayne O’Connor
2006 - 2009
Investigation into the microbiological causes of epizootics of Pacific Oyster larvae in commercial production
Christopher Chapman
2008 - 2012
Translating genomic discoveries into improved commercial outcomes for the South Sea Pearl Industry
Degnan, B.
2009 - 2016
Assessing occurrence of pathogenic species of the marine bacteria Vibrio in Tasmanian oysters from St Helens
Thomas Madigan
2016
Oysters Australia IPA: development of a national Pacific Oyster Mortality Syndrome (POMS) response plan
Jan Davis
2016
Impact of short-term exposure to acid sulphate leachate parameters on the biochemical condition of stressed Pacific Oysters
James Harris
2009
Australian edible oyster industry business plan 2009-2014
CDI Pinnacle Management
2009
Ecological Research
Laura Parker
2014 - 2016
Sydney Rock Oysters: Overcoming constraints to commercial scale hatchery and nursery production
Wayne O’Connor
2003 - 2008
9th International Conference on Molluscan Shellfish Safety, Sydney, March 2013
Australian Shellfish Quality Assurance Advisory Committee
2014
Oyster over-catch: Cold shock treatment
Bob Cox
2010 - 2012
Reproductive condition, marketability and survival in oyster breeding strategies
Matt Cunningham
2009
Genetic selection for resistance to Pacific Oyster Mortality Syndrome
Peter Kube
2012 - 2016
Piloting commercial scale supply of mass selected Sydney Rock Oysters
Jane Clout
2013 - 2015
Review of available software tools that can be used to support selective breeding programs in the Seafood CRC
Nick Robinson
2008
Overcoming technical constraints to Sydney rock oyster hatchery production
Emma Wilkie
2015
CRC-P (2008-704), CRC Australia, FRDC
Wayne O’Connor
2006
SCRC: Seafood CRC: Review of available software tools that can be used to support selective breeding programs in the Seafood CRC
Nick Robson
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