Bacteriophage based technology for pathogen control in aquaculture

Our objective is to improve the sustainability, food safety, and productivity of aquaculture in the Baltic Sea region by developing environmentally balanced bacteriophage-based strategies to control the important Flavobacterium pathogens.















Article in the Danish newspaper "Helsingør Dagblad", May 2017

Description of the project in the October 2017 issue of BONUS in Brief

Publication in Frontiers in Mircobiology, July  2019: Phenotypic and Genetic Predictors of Pathogenicity and Virulence in Flavobacterium psychrophilum

Funded by

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Total budget: EUR 2.2 million
Project coordinator:
Professor Mathias Middelboe


Professor Mathias Middelboe
Marine Biological Section
Strandpromenaden 5
DK-3000 Helsingør
Phone: +45 35 32 19 91