Funding for this research was provided by:
Research Council of Norway (254852 - QuantEscape2)
Academy of Finland (307593, 302873)
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
Received: 28 April 2019
Accepted: 28 January 2020
First Online: 12 February 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Data and sample collection were conducted according to good husbandry practice in accordance with Norwegian law for aquaculture production and fish breeding given in the Aquaculture Act, more specifically the Regulations relative to the operation of aquaculture facilities. RSPCA welfare standards for salmon and the European responsible breeding (CodeEfabar) were also followed. AquaGen AS is certified by GlobalGap (ISO9001:2015).
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.