By | March 22, 2022
Dr Mónica Betancor

Dr Mónica Betancor of the Institute of Aquaculture at the University of Stirling is working with other partners on a ground-breaking carbon recycling project supported by the Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre. The Institute of Aquaculture’s contribution is to evaluate a single-cell protein (SCP) produced from industrial emissions of carbon dioxide as a substitute for marine and terrestrial meal in salmon feeds. The work is part of the overall REACT-FIRST project which has received £3 million in funding from Innovate UK. It is utilising the analytical and aquarium facilities at the Institute of Aquaculture