Latest Mussels Stories
The green mussel is known for being a notoriously invasive fouling species, but scientists have just discovered that it also has a very powerful form of adhesion in its foot, according to a recent article in the Journal of Biological Chemistry.
On Wednesday, scientists said that for the first time they have replicated an elusive seafood toxin found in shellfish and certain algae that can cause illness and even death, according to a study.
Queenâ€™s University Belfast is working on a three-year study to conserve and restore endangered horse mussel reefs in Strangford Lough.
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