Myxomatosis

What Can Go Wrong? Australia Plans to Control Carp Population Using Herpes Virus External link

Source country ruvr-en Friday, February 24, 2017 8:25:00 PM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [Myxomatosis] myxomatosis[1];

Entities: Barnaby Joyce[1];

Other categories: Herpes; Aquatic Animals; Herpes virus; Lagomorpha; Other Zoonoses; Viruses;

To reduce carp overpopulation in the Murray-Darling river system, which provides water to nearly 60 percent of Australians, the Canberra government introduced the National Carp Control Plan (NCCP), and enlisted the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) to identify a solution....

Australia’s plan to eradicate carp using the herpes virus is ‘serious risk to global food security’ External link

Source country scmp Friday, February 24, 2017 9:43:00 AM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [Myxomatosis] myxomatosis[1];

Entities: Barnaby Joyce[1];

Other categories: Herpes; Biodefense;

In a letter published in the Nature Ecology and Evolution journal this week, University of East Anglia researchers Dr Jackie Lighten and Prof Cock van Oosterhout say the “irreversible high-risk proposal” could have “serious ecological, environmental, and economic ramifications”....

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