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Selected papers presented at GIANT PRAWN 2017 will be published in a special edition of the Journal of the World Aquaculture Society (JWAS). The guest editors for this edition will be Salin Krishna and Michael New and the JWAS co-editor will be Lou D'Abramo.
JWAS currently has an impact factor of 0.732.
Chief Guest: Prof. Worsak Kanok-Nukulchai, President, AIT
Update on global farmed freshwater prawn production statistics by Michael New
Research and development work and current status of Macrobrachium farming in Thailand by Uthairat Na-Nakorn
Status of Macrobrachium farming in India by C. Mohanakumaran Nair.
Status of Macrobrachium farming in Vietnam and prospects for further development by Tran Ngoc Hai.
Small-scale farming of M. nipponense and M. rosenbergii in China by Yang Guoliang
Genetic improvement of SPF giant freshwater prawns: advancement after five generations of selective breeding by Donghuo Jiang
Giant Prawn Stocking Programme in Thailand by Nutthapong Wannapat
The stocking strategies of giant freshwater prawn Macrobrachium rosenbergii for culture-based fisheries by Tuantong Jutagate
Distinctive histopathology of Spiroplasma eriocheiris infection in the giant river prawn, Macrobrachium rosenbergii by Rapeepun Vanichviriyakit
Applications for genetic tools in selective breeding: implications for Giant Prawn by Cynthia T Lawley
Current state of the art in all-male and all-female Macrobrachium production and plans for the future by Amir Sagi
Genomic and other omics in Macrobrachium research and their potential impact on the farming of this genus by Peter Mather
Hatchery production methods and broodstock development for Macrobrachium species by William Daniels
The status of Macrobrachium research and farming in Malaysia and prospects for expansion by Mohd. Fariduddin Othman
Current status of and prospects for Macrobrachium farming in the USA mainland, Hawaii and US Territories by James Tidwell
Status and prospects for Macrobrachium farming in Brazil by Patricia Moraes-Valenti
All-female biotechnology, means for intensified culture
Culturing all-female prawns pays off – an economic perspective
Latest on all-male production: Three generations of cultured prawn without W chromosome
Size-selective predation by all-male prawns – implications for sustainable bio-control over apple snail invasions
Detection of plasmodium from freshwater Giant Prawn, Macrobrachium rosenbergii
New selective breeding line for Macrobrachium rosenbergii in Malaysia-a candidate gene approach
The impact of quorum sensing and quorum quenching on survival and growth of giant freshwater prawn Macrobrachium rosenbergii larvae when challenged with pathogenic Vibrio campbellii
Relative gene expression studies on Macrobrachium rosenbergii supplemented with immunomodulatory medicinal herbs
Advances in feeding practices and in zootechniques to improve survival in prawn hatcheries by Patrick Sorgeloos
Current status of Macrobrachium nutrition and grow-out feeds and feeding by Amara Yakupitiyage
Freshwater prawn farming in integrated systems by Wagner Valenti
History, current status and prospects for Macrobrachium farming in Taiwan by Ta-Chih Chenge
Status and future prospects for Macrobrachium farming in Myanmar by Nyan Taw and Soe Tun
The culture model and key point of commercial Macrobrachium feed technology in China by Zhang Song
Alternative reproductive strategies in freshwater prawns of the genus Macrobrachium by Ilan Karplus
Lethal salinity determination and larvae survival of Macrobrachium carcinus by Eudes De Souza Correia
Larval survival of Macrobrachium carcinus (Linnaeus, 1758) in different rearing systems by João Paulo Lima
Towards development of microbound diet and its application on larval and post larval of freshwater prawn, Macrobrachium rosenbergii by Noordiyana Mat Noordin
Dietary feeding regimes for freshwater shrimp under biofloc system by Ashraf Suloma
Effects of carbon sources on growth freshwater shrimp and bacteria community in biofloc nursery phase by Rania
Effect of Biodegradable Substrate and Biofloc on the Growth Performance of Macrobrachium rosenbergii Nursed in Zero-Water Exchange, Non-Recirculating System by Abdullah Rahim
Larval rearing of freshwater prawn (Macrobrachium rosenbergii) applying bioflocs technology with different carbon sources by Tran Nguyen Duy Khoa
Effects of dissolved oxygen concentrations on food intake, growth and oxygen consumption of giant freshwater prawn by Do Thi Thanh Huong
Health management for Macrobrachium farming by Rohana Subasinghe
Macrobrachium in Bangladesh by Md Ayaz Hasan Chisty
Status of Macrobrachium culture in Indonesia with special reference to genetic improvement and integration with other farming systems by Endhay Kusnendar
Progress in the farming of various Macrobrachium species in the islands of the Pacific by Timothy Pickering
Status and prospects for Macrobrachium farming in Russia with particular reference to the use of thermal effluents by Nikolina Kovatcheva
The rise and fall of a pro-poor initiative in aquaculture: The story of the Noakhali Freshwater Prawn industry by Harvey Demaine
Giant Prawn market and trend by Fatima Ferdouse
Factors influencing declining productivity of giant freshwater prawn farming across the pacific region; approaches to addressing the problems by Satya Nandlal
R&D status and development of the Malaysian giant freshwater prawn industry by Subha Bhassu
Growth and survival of giant freshwater prawn Macrobrachium rosenbergii de Man under the climatic conditions of Bihar by Poonam Prakash
Comparative efficacy of plant-based diet on growth performance of post larval stage of freshwater prawn Macrobrachium rosenbergii by Balasaheb Chavan
Effect of mineral levels in freshwater prawns (Macrobrachium rosenbergii) fed plant protein based diets supplemented with microbial phytase by Rasina Rasid
Replacement of seawater with crude salt for giant freshwater prawn larvae rearing with reference to trace metal impact by Mohammad Lokman Ali
Effects of various sodium and potassium concentrations mediums on Na/K-ATPase activity and condition indices at different larval stages of Macrobrachium rosenbergii by Kamran Rezaei Tavabe
Effects of moringa leaves (Moringa oleifera) extraction on quality changes and melanosis of giant freshwater prawn (Macrobrachium rosenbergii) during chilled storage by Nurul Ulfah Karim