Prof. Fu Hongtuo, Research Scientist

Prof. Fu Hongtuo, Research Scientist

Freshwater Fisheries Research Center, Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences



My research interests are the genetic improvement and culture of the freshwater prawn Macrobrachium nipponese.


  • Study on the function and interaction of four sex-related genes in Macrobrachium nipponense. National Natural Science Foundation of China.
  • Genetic improvement and key techniques of breeding in freshwater prawns. National Key R&D Program of China “Blue Granary”.
  • Study on selection technology for new varieties in Macrobrachium nipponense. National “Twelfth Five-Year plan” Supporting Program for Science & Technology of China.
  • Germplasm resources and genetic improvement of Macrobrachium nipponense. China Agriculture Research System “Shrimps and Crabs”.
  • Jiangsu Agricultural Industry Technology System “Macrobrachium nipponense”. Agricultural Industry Technology System of Jiangsu Province.
  • Research and application of selection technology by gene polymerization in Macrobrachium nipponense. Science & Technology Supporting Program of Jiangsu Province.
  • Selection of new varieties of good quality, high yield and stress-resistance in Macrobrachium nipponense. Science & Technology Supporting Program of Jiangsu Province.
  • Creation of excellent new varieties of Macrobrachium nipponense. Creation Program of Excellent New Varieties of Jiangsu Province.
  • Exploitation of germplasm resources and functional genes of Macrobrachium nipponense based on whole genome sequencing. Three Innovations Engineering of Jiangsu Province.


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Contact details

Freshwater Fisheries Research Center
No. 9 Shanshui East Road, Binhu District
Wuxi City, Jiangsu Province
People’s Republic of China
Mobile: +86 0510 85558835
Fax: +86 0510 85553304