NACA Newsletter, Vol. XXXV No. 2, April-June 2020

In this issue:

  • Urgent warning: Positive PCR detection results for infectious myonecrosis virus (IMNV) and decapod iridescent virus 1 (DIV1) in captured Penaeus monodon from the Indian Ocean.
  • COVID-19 news: Global Conference on Aquaculture 2020 postponed; NACA Secretariat office closed; Got some spare computing power to fight COVID-19?
  • Urgent announcement on usefulness of the lymphoid organ (LO) as an additional prime target for diagnosis of decapod iridescent virus 1 (DIV1) in diseased P. vannamei.
  • Fresh or frozen seafood?
  • Report of the Eighteenth Meeting of the Asia Regional Advisory Group on Aquatic Animal Health.
  • COVID-19 fallout could push half a billion people into poverty in developing countries.
  • Simple techniques double crablet production.
  • Quarterly Aquatic Animal Disease Report, July-September 2019.


Publisher: Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific

Rights: Creative Commons Attribution.


NACA Newsletter

The NACA Newsletter covers research and development news from collaborating research centres and member governments. It published both as a stand-alone publication and as a section in Aquaculture Asia Magazine.