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Erratum to: Aquaculture genomics, genetics and breeding in the United States: current status, challenges, and priorities for future research

  • The Aquaculture Genomics, Genetics and Breeding Workshop,
  • Hisham Abdelrahman1,
  • Mohamed ElHady2,
  • Acacia Alcivar-Warren3,
  • Standish Allen4,
  • Rafet Al-Tobasei5,
  • Lisui Bao1,
  • Ben Beck6,
  • Harvey Blackburn7,
  • Brian Bosworth8,
  • John Buchanan9,
  • Jesse Chappell1,
  • William Daniels1,
  • Sheng Dong1,
  • Rex Dunham1,
  • Evan Durland10,
  • Ahmed Elaswad1,
  • Marta Gomez-Chiarri11,
  • Kamal Gosh1,
  • Ximing Guo12,
  • Perry Hackett13,
  • Terry Hanson1,
  • Dennis Hedgecock14,
  • Tiffany Howard1,
  • Leigh Holland1,
  • Molly Jackson15,
  • Yulin Jin1,
  • Karim Khalil1,
  • Thomas Kocher16,
  • Tim Leeds17,
  • Ning Li1,
  • Lauren Lindsey1,
  • Shikai Liu1,
  • Zhanjiang Liu1Email author,
  • Kyle Martin18,
  • Romi Novriadi1,
  • Ramjie Odin1,
  • Yniv Palti17,
  • Eric Peatman1,
  • Dina Proestou19,
  • Guyu Qin1,
  • Benjamin Reading20,
  • Caird Rexroad21,
  • Steven Roberts22,
  • Mohamed Salem5,
  • Andrew Severin23,
  • Huitong Shi1,
  • Craig Shoemaker6,
  • Sheila Stiles24,
  • Suxu Tan1,
  • Kathy F. J. Tang25,
  • Wilawan Thongda1,
  • Terrence Tiersch26,
  • Joseph Tomasso1,
  • Wendy Tri Prabowo1,
  • Roger Vallejo17,
  • Hein van der Steen27,
  • Khoi Vo1,
  • Geoff Waldbieser8,
  • Hanping Wang28,
  • Xiaozhu Wang1,
  • Jianhai Xiang29,
  • Yujia Yang1,
  • Roger Yant30,
  • Zihao Yuan1,
  • Qifan Zeng1 and
  • Tao Zhou1
BMC Genomics201718:235

Received: 8 March 2017

Accepted: 8 March 2017

Published: 16 March 2017

The original article was published in BMC Genomics 2017 18:191


In the version of this article that was originally published [1] there was an error with the author name “Karim Khalil” as it was incorrectly put as “Karim Kahlil”. The original article was corrected.



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Authors’ Affiliations

School of Fisheries, Aquaculture and Aquatic Sciences, Auburn University, Auburn, USA
Department of Biological Sciences, Auburn University, Auburn, USA
Environmental Genomics Inc., Southborough, USA
Aquaculture Genetics & Breeding Technology Center, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, Gloucester Point, USA
Department of Biology, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, USA
Aquatic Animal Health Research Unit, USDA-ARS, Auburn, USA
USDA-ARS-NL Wheat & Corn Collections at a Glance GRP, National Animal Germplasm Program, Fort Collins, USA
USDA-ARS/CGRU, Stoneville, USA
Center for Aquaculture Technologies, San Diego, USA
Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Oregon State University, Corvallis, USA
Department of Fisheries, Animal & Veterinary Science, Kingston, USA
Haskin Shellfish Research Laboratory, Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences, Rutgers University, Port Norris, USA
Department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Development, Minneapolis, USA
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
Taylor Shellfish Farms, Shelton, USA
Department of Biology, University of Maryland, College Park, USA
National Center for Cool and Cold Water Aquaculture, Agricultural Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture, Kearneysville, USA
Troutlodge, Naches, USA
USDA ARS NEA NCWMAC Shellfish Genetics at the University Rhode Island, Kingston, USA
Department of Applied Ecology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, USA
USDA ARS Office of National Programs, George Washington Carver Center Room 4-2106, 5601 Sunnyside Avenue, Beltsville, USA
School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
Genome Informatics Facility, Office of Biotechnology, Iowa State University, Ames, USA
USDOC/NOAA, National Marine Fisheries, NEFSC, Milford Laboratory, Milford, USA
School of Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, USA
Aquatic Germplasm and Genetic Resources Center, School of Renewable Natural Resources, Louisiana State University Agricultural Center, Baton Rouge, USA
Stonebridge breeding Ltd, Gate House, Abbotswood, Evesham, UK
Aquaculture Genetics and Breeding Laboratory, The Ohio State University South Centers, Piketon, USA
Key Laboratory of Experimental Marine Biology, Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Qingdao, China
Hybrid Catfish Company, Inverness, USA


  1. The Aquaculture Genomics, Genetics and Breeding Workshop, Abdelrahman H, ElHady M, Alcivar-Warren A, Allen S, et al. Aquaculture genomics, genetics and breeding in the United States: current status, challenges, and priorities for future research. BMC Genomics. 2017;18:191.View ArticleGoogle Scholar


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