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

Sambhu Chithambaran

Health & Welfare

Red hogweed fights WSSV, promotes growth in tiger shrimp

A study carried out with the herb punarnava showed that it has antiviral properties in resisting WSSV infection and holds potential to promote growth in tiger shrimp. Increased survival was related to higher dosages.