News features and technical articles about the evolution of aquaculture, one of the world’s fastest growing industries.

Immunization

Health & Welfare

Tilapia show immunization response against Ich

In research on alternatives to formalin treatment to control Ich infestation, the authors performed a study that compared the immune responses of Nile tilapia and red tilapia against the parasite. 

Health & Welfare

Frontiers of immunization in fish culture

Measures can be taken to lessen or avoid the effects of disease outbreaks. Preventive measures are the most effective, although various vaccines can help limit the impacts of diseases and further decrease reliance on antibiotics.