Diva January Aldama-Cano

Technological Institute of Sonora, Mexico and Mahidol University, Thailand

Diva January Aldama-Cano

Technological Institute of Sonora, Mexico and Mahidol University, Thailand

Biography

Miss Diva January Aldama-Cano is a PhD candidate from Mexico in a joint program between the Biotechnology department of the Technological Institute of Sonora, ITSON (Mexico) and the Faculty of Science, Mahidol University (Thailand). She obtained her Master Degree in natural resources and that made her focus on emergent diseases in aquaculture.

She is interested in shrimp pathogens and shrimp health management and at this moment she has joined Centex Shrimp in Thailand to study an emergent disease, which her thesis focuses on a parasitic Fungi, Enterocytozoonhepatopenaei that causes hepatopancreaticmicrosporidiosis in penaeid shrimp culture in Thailand