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

Taura syndrome virus

Health & Welfare

Study: TSV exposure may lessen YHV effects in white shrimp

Since Taura syndrome virus was in the Americas when yellow head virus become pandemic in Asia, it is possible TSV prevented shrimp in the Western Hemisphere from infection by materials from Asia containing YHV. To test this idea, the authors 

Health & Welfare

New procedure controls TSV in white shrimp

The authors have established a procedure to reduce the impacts of Taura Syndrome Virus in the culture of Pacific white shrimp. The procedure focuses on avoiding the molting process of shrimp by limiting culture conditions.