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Niels Jørgen Olesen

Emeritus

Niels Jørgen Olesen

National Institute of Aquatic Resources

Kemitorvet

Building 202 Room 4130

2800 Kgs. Lyngby

Danmark

njol@aqua.dtu.dk

0000-0002-0152-4135

Fish Diseases VHS Virology

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.