Two salmon, one with and one without growth hormone transgene, 1997

Made:
1997-2000 in Canada

Two AquAdvantage Bred transgenic salmon in display case, bred by Aqua Bounty Farms in December 1997 and sacrificed in July 2000. One fish contains a growth hormone transgene, the other is a sibling without the transgene.

Details

Category:
Biotechnology
Object Number:
2005-76
Materials:
bone, borax, epoxyulp, fish skin, glass, liquaplast, paint, papier mache, wood
Measurements:
case: 510 x 865 x 330 mm
type:
salmon
credit:
Aqua Bounty Canada, Inc
status:
Permanent collection

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