Development of aquahealth medicines for the 'blue revolution'
Aquaculture is the fastest growing food production sector in the world. According to the Food and Agriculture Organization, the total value of world aquaculture production in 2010 was $120 billion. This was up from $101 billion in 2008. Senior reporter Joseph Harvey spoke to Richard Hunter, a senior scientific consultant at the contract research organization Triveritas on the specific toolkit needed to develop medicines for use in aquaculture.