Aquatic Animal Newsletter #15 - November 2007

The following news stories appear in Newsletter #15. The full PDF version is available below for download.
DateDescription
30 November 2007Haddock culture: Current knowledge and challengesThe cod Gadus morhua is receiving the greatest current interest in the diversification of north temperate aquaculture, but the haddock Melanogrammus aeglefinus, a related gadoid species, is another promising ...
25 November 2007Step by step guide to a marine water parasite prevention plan (PPP)This article has been prepared as a practical guide-line to help small to medium size marine cage farmers within the Asia-Pacific region cope with common external parasites. Read it as a guide-line ...
22 November 2007Infectious salmon anemia (ISA) in Chile, 2007Infectious salmon anemia (ISA) is an infectious disease caused by an orthomyxo-like-virus. It was reported for the first time 24 years ago in Norway. Later ISA was also reported in Canada (New Brunswick ...
19 November 2007Schering-Plough & Intervet - Growing Stronger Growing BetterSchering-Plough Corporation announced on November 19th that it has completed the acquisition of Intervet which is part of Organon BioSciences N.V., creating a stronger combined company with broader human ...
12 - 23 November 2007Intervet are proud sponsors of the first Fish Health Master class held in Bangkok, ThailandThe Australian Centre for International Agricultural research (ACIAR) and the Crawford Foundation have come forward to fund a 2-week master class on aquatic animal pathology. The course is coordinated ...
10 October 2007Bacterial diseases of finfish in the South East Asian regionFish mortality associated with infectious disease in South East Asia remains high. Often mortality over a typical production cycle ranges between 20-80%. Due to a general lack of diagnostic capacity, ...
17 - 20 September 2007Some impressions from the 13th European Association of Fish Pathologists meetingEric Rijke, Intervet InternationalAround 350 participants attended. The scientific program consisted of 127 oral (parallel sessions) and more than 200 poster presentations.The conference keynote presentation ...
23 - 25 August 2007Intervet at the Second International Technical and Trade Conference - Tilapia 2007Intervet was proud to be a silver sponsor of this conference which was held on 23-25 August in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It attracted nearly 300 delegates representing all sectors of the tilapia industry ...
18 - 19 August 20072007 Symposium – Chinese Society of Fish DiseasesThis symposium was held on August 18th & 19th in Urumqi, XingJiang. Approximately 100 researchers, representing all major research institutes, universities and government agencies, participated in ...
15 August 2007The first group of aquatic animal health specialists certified in ChinaAfter an intensive 15-day training, 22 trainees from Guangdong Province successfully passed the exams and received a certificate as aquatic animal health specialists on August 15, 2007. The program consisted ...
14 - 17 August 2007Intervet at Aqua Nor 2007The worlds largest exhibition for fish farmers, Aqua Nor, took place from August 14-17 in Trondheim, Norway. As always, Intervet Norbio AS had a booth in the busiest exhibition hall. Intervet Norbio staff ...
5 - 8 August 2007Intervet at Asian Pacific Aquaculture 2007.The Asian Pacific chapter of the World Aquaculture Society held its annual meeting in Hanoi, Vietnam from August 5-8. The conference was attended by Dr Yoshinobu Wada, from Intervet KK, Japan, and Drs ...