Tze Hann Ng, Dr.

National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan.

Tze Hann Ng, Dr.

National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan.

Biography

Tze Hann Ng is a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Biotechnology and BioindustrySciences, National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), Taiwan. She graduated from the Institute of Biotechnology at NCKU in 2017. She has worked on shrimp diseases (WSD and AHPND) and Dscam-mediated immune response against pathogens. Her currentfocus is on pathogenesis of Acute Hepatopancreatic Necrosis Disease (AHPND) in shrimp. She is elucidating effects ofmicrobiome dynamics in the shrimp stomach and grow-out pond during disease outbreaks, as well as host factors involved in AHPND pathogenesis.