Sponsor message

New 100% online training course from FishVet Group and Benchmark Knowledge Services on The Health and Welfare of Atlantic Salmon

OIE: New Outbreak Of Perkinsus Olseni Reported

by 5m Editor
25 October 2011, at 1:00am

VIET NAM - Another case of Perkinsus olseni effecting white clams has been reported to the OIE.

The new outbreak was reported to the OIE on 24 October 2010 and occured at Dat Mui, Dat Mui, Ngoc Hien, CA MAU.

The outbeak resulted in 98 cases and 90 deaths.

The outbreak effects the whole country and the source is still unknown.


The Health and Welfare of Atlantic Salmon course

It is vital that fish farm operatives who are responsible for farmed fish are trained in their health and welfare. This will help to ensure that fish are free from disease and suffering whilst at the same time promote good productivity and comply with legislation.

Find out more