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Researcher: Young, ND (Mr Neil Young)

Fields of Research

Fish pests and diseases
Aquaculture and fisheries stock assessment
Animal reproduction and breeding

Research Objectives

Fisheries - aquaculture
Aquaculture fin fish (excl. tuna)
Effects of climate change on Antarctic and sub-Antarctic environments (excl. social impacts)
Aquaculture crustaceans (excl. rock lobster and prawns)
Expanding knowledge in the physical sciences

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

........Interactions between Parasite and Host in Amoe-Gill Disease Affecting salmonids in marine Environment; 5th World Fisheries Congress Fisheries for Global Welfare and Environmental Conservation
Neoparamoeba perurans is a cosmopolitan aetiological agent of amoebic gill disease; Diseases of Aquatic Organisms
Neoparamoeba perurans n. sp., an agent of amoebic gill disease of Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar); International Journal for Parasitology
Amoebic gill disease (AGD) in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) farmed in Chile; Aquaculture: An International Journal Devoted to Fundamental Aquatic Food Resources
ARISE (Antarctic Remote Ice Sensing Experiment) in the East 2003: validation of satellite-derived sea-ice data products; Annals of Glaciology
Coordinated down-regulation of the antigen processing machinery in the gills of amoebic gill disease-affected Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.); Molecular Immunology
Description of an Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) type ΙΙ interleukin-1 receptor cDNA and analysis of interleukin-1 receptor expression on amoebic gill disease affected fish; Fish and Shellfish Immunology
Development of a diagnostic PCR to detect Neoparamoeba perurans, agent of amoebic gill disease ; Journal of Fish Diseases
Does Neoparamoeba perurans down-regulate antigen processing machinery in the gills of amoebic gill disease-affected Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.)?; ASP&ARC/NHMRC Research Network for Parasitology Annual Conference
Following the evolution of Mertz Glacier: from rifting to calving; IGS/FRISP
Immune responses in salmonids affected by amoebic gill disease; Fifth International Symposium on Aquatic Animal Health
Important breakthrough in Salmon DiseaseResearch
Support for the coevolution of Neoparamoeba and their endosymbionts, Perkinsela amoebae-like organisms; European Journal of Protistology

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision