Keywords: grass carp oreochromis-niloticus tilapia reversal release fish

A Theoretical Strategy for Eradication of Asian Carps Using a Trojan Y Chromosome to Shift the Sex Ratio of the Population

J.L. teem and J.B. Gutierrez,  Invasive Asian Carps in North America,  74:227-238. 2011.
The directed extinction of an exotic fish population is proposed using a genetic approach to drastically reduce the ratio of females to males within the population. In the proposed strategy, sex-reversed female fish containing two Y chromosomes (Fyy) are introduced into a normal ...
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