Dr. Ekaitz Maguregui - 15/06/2020Fish immune system: how to improve aquaculture production through immunity
Traditionally, the immune system is divided into the innate or nonspecific immune system and the adaptive or specific immune system. The fish immune system has both types of immunity, innate immunity, and adaptive immunity. It is essential to keep...
Dra. Maria Soriano - 9/06/2020Aquaculture in Southeast Asia
Aquaculture in Southeast Asia is a sector in constant growth and development and has a great impact worldwide. In order to optimize the efficiency and competitiveness of its products, ensure the supply to the growing regional population and favor...
Veterinaria Digital - 21/10/2019Animal feed: Garlic Properties
Garlic (Allium sativum L.) is a plant native from Central Asia and has been widely used as food since ancient times, acquiring a reputation as a therapeutic agent in the folklore of many cultures.
Dr. Ekaitz Maguregui - 3/10/2019Organic Products, a growing trend
In recent decades there has been an increase in the consumption of organic products worldwide. This upward trend stems from the increasing social awareness about the environmental impact of food production. Increased sensitivity to the use of...
Dr. Ekaitz Maguregui - 28/08/2019Zinc Oxide. Is there any alternative?
Zinc oxide is a heavy metal that has been used since the early 90s (Holm, 1993) as a treatment to reduce the incidence of weaning diarrhea. However, in 2015, the Committee for Veterinary Medicines (CVMP) detected an environmental risk arising from...
Dr. GermĂˇn Bertsch - 8/05/2019Avian coccidiosis: current situation in Southeast Asia and natural control methods
Coccidiosis is recognized as the parasitic disease with the greatest economic impact in the poultry industry worldwide. The losses are estimated at 1.5 trillion dollars per year, represented by a decrease in productive efficiency and anticoccidial...