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Aquaculture Capabilities

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Parentage Capabilities

Eurofins Agrigenomics rapidly delivers your parentage testing results at a turnaround time faster than the industry standard. Breed-specific customizations are simple with GBS parentage panels and can allow up to 2500 markers to allow for additional trait analysis. Our team of experts has experience assisting organizations with the transition from STR (microsatellite) to SNP parentage in a timely and affordable manner.

SNP parentage markers are available on:

  • Affymetrix Arrays
  • Illumina BeadChips
  • GBS Platforms

Inquire for more details on how we can assist your operation!

Customizable Product Offerings

We have endless low, medium, and high-density custom panel capabilities across all species with competitive pricing and fast, customizable product development for the following:

  • Affymetrix Axiom arrays
  • Illumina BeadChips
  • Panels for a multitude of platforms including GBS, Sanger Sequencing, Fluidigm EP1, & others

Custom arrays can be designed in as quickly as 1-4 months.


Additional Aquaculture Products

Affymetrix Axiom Salmon Array -130K

- Over 130,000 markers
- 4,714 markers from public sources and 87 Y chromosome-specific probes for accurate gender determination
- Multiple Atlantic salmon breeds represented including:
     • Farmed Scottish and Norwegian populations
     • Wild Scottish, Irish, Norwegian, and Spanish populations

Affymetrix Axiom Trout Array -50K

- Array includes 57,501 markers spaced across the genome as follows:
     • 17,000 markers that are unique to SNPs discovered in a USDA study
     • 20,000 markers unique to an outbred Norwegian commercial population
     • Amino acid shifting SNPs
     • Y chromosome-specific SNPs near the sdY gene (male-specific in rainbow trout)

Affymetrix Axiom Catfish Array

- 250,113 SNP Markers
- Best utilized for genome-wide association studies (GWAS), QTL mapping, high-density linkage map construction, haplotype analysis, and genomic selection.
- Improve broodstock with markers identifying disease resistance

Illumina ShrimpLD BeadChip -6K

- Over 6,400 markers
- Targets Pacific White Shrimp

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