Genetic Program

Fast Growth and High Fecundity

The competitive advantages of SIS’ shrimp broodstock are fast growth, high fecundity, resistance to the Taura Syndrome Virus (TSV), and freedom from specific pathogens. SIS’ commercial lines have the genetic potential to grow more than 2 grams per week, to produce more than 800,000 nauplii per female per month, and have general hardiness to stress and diseases.