Aquaculture researcher and shrimp-farming pioneer Alain Michel dies

Alain Michel, an aquaculture researcher who helped develop shrimp-farming industries in tropical countries, has died, according to sources. 

New paradigm in pathogen control
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New paradigm in pathogen control

Research at a hatchery in Mozambique has demonstrated the possibility of developing acquired immunity to white spot syndrome virus within shrimp. The approach involves activating the immune system via a specific manipulation of water parameters during the treatment, intensity level and timing, with the secondary help of immunostimulants.