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Seafood Traders Pty Ltd, through its major shareholding in Marine Biotechnology Australia Pty Ltd, has been at the forefront of research into potential anti viral compounds derived from Tasmanian abalone. Begun in 2002 the pioneering research conducted by The University of Sydney’s Department of Bio Molecular Engineering and The Westmead Millennium Institute is close to developing anti viral treatments effective against the Herpes simplex virus.


Refer to the links below for our exciting research developments. 


In the News


1. Students win for presentations on aquaculture research

2. Abalone blood can fight cold sores and herpes, Australian scientists discover

3. Seabed solution for cold sores

4. Herpes Virus, Cold Sores Blocked by Abalone ‘Blue Blood’ Protein

5. Tasmanian abalone contain protein being developed for new herpes treatment

6. Antiviral Abalone

7. China News