Huey-Lang Yang is recognized for his excellent achievements in aquiculture
and awarded for his outstanding contributions to the understanding of fish immunology, invention of oral vaccine technology and application to warm water fish aquaculture.
The world will need 40 million tonnes of additional fish by 2025, which will cause the people will need to develop aquiculture
, Al Awfi stated.
As the material foundation of the modern animal husbandry and the aquiculture
industry, the feed industry is directly related to the improvement of agriculture and people's living standard.
Yang has not only made breakthroughs in aquiculture
and biotechnology industry and great contributions to ecology and human health, but also demonstrated his great creativity in producing DHA from microalgae, instead of fishes and marine animals.
Tianjin Agricultural College, awards undergraduate degrees in agronomy, biotechnology, environmental, horticulture, gardening, aquiculture
, oceanic fishery science, technology, animal science, veterinary science, food science and engineering, economic management of agriculture and forestry, accounting, management of public affairs, international economy and trade, agricultural mechanism and autoimmunization, English, personnel management, computer science, technology, hydrology and engineering.
Huey-Lang Yang, the Director of Center of Bioscience and Biotechnology and Distinguished Professor at the Institute of Biotechnology at National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), has been recognized for his excellent contribution to aquiculture
and presented with the award - "2009 TWAS Prize in the Agricultural Sciences" from The Academy of Sciences for the Developing World (TWAS) supported by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on Oct.