• Henrik Dams Allé, 202, 4230

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Professor Niels Jørgen Olesen, DVM, Ph.D Head of section. Research area: Fish diseases with focus on their surveillance and control, on prophylaxis, and on development of diagnostic methods. The activities include studies on host-pathogen interactions, on serological response, vaccine development and genetic resistance, development of immunochemical methods such as immunoflourescence, ELISA, immunohistochemistry for pathogen detection. Disease pathogenesis studies. Molecular and immunological pathogen characterisation, epidemiology and health management in aquaculture and risk analysis.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water


  • User defined:
  • Fish Diseases
  • VHS
  • Virology


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