Irene Cano Cejas
Cefas Weymouth Laboratory
Experience in the field of viral diseases and immune system of fish species. Develop of sensitive and specific diagnostic tools. Support of the aquaculture sector development by knowledge transfer
Improved immunity of aquaculture animals. Study of the cellular immune response of fish, the role of type I interferon as a tool for antiviral protection in aquaculture, and the assessment of Mx protein as a biotechnological tool that improve the resistance of cultured fish to viral infection.
Research on the production of effective vaccines against fish viruses.