If you read my post "I'm back!" then you know that I recently finished my thesis. Now that it's all safely submitted and I can't make any more changes anyway, I wanted to post parts of the thesis for anyone who might be interested. Here, I'll start off with the abstract, rationale, and organization scheme. … Continue reading Thesis

Risk assessment and mitigation of AquAdvantage salmon

Aqua Bounty Technologies, Inc. has recently applied for deregulation of AquAdvantage salmon — salmon that have been genetically engineered to grow faster than wild-type salmon. These salmon have the potential benefit of providing high-quality animal protein without putting additional pressure on declining wild fish stocks. However, these salmon present some potential risks that warrant examination. … Continue reading Risk assessment and mitigation of AquAdvantage salmon