Monitoring of Legally Designated Disease in Cultured White Shrimp, Litopenaeus vannamei in Korea (2010~2013)
우리나라 양식 흰다리새우, Litopenaeus vannamei 에 대한 법정전염병 모니터링 (2010~2013)

Su-Mi Kim, Min-Ji Choi, Seok-Ryel Kim, Seo Kyeong Kang, Hye Yeon Hwang, In-Kwon Jang, Jin Woo Kim, Bo-Young Jee, Ki-Won Shin, Myoung Ae Park
2014 Journal of fish pathology  
Since the "Aquatic life disease control act" was established in 2009, we have monitored OIE notifiable and legally designated diseases which are associated with white shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei but are as yet outbreak in South Korea. We had monitored only two viral diseases of YHD and IMN, but further added IHHN, TS and WTD in an attempt to reinforce monitoring as a countermeasure against the increasing possibility of imported diseases led by continuous growth in global fisheries trade. We
more » ... increased the number of monitoring areas, and shrimp farms. In 2013, we examined a total of 2,650 white shrimp from 29 hatcheries and farms to check whether they were infected with any of the 5 diseases (YHD, IMN, IHHN, TS, WTD). The result showed that none of the samples contained the viruses. To regulation of the exotic diseases from landing in our country and to strengthen prevention, management and control of the diseases on a national level, we must continue the surveillance monitoring of the diseases.
doi:10.7847/jfp.2014.27.2.091 fatcat:46hwyfjbdfdfzirtiioykdfacm