Biography Lill Heidi Johansen
I work as a researcher in the field of Fish health. My work implies project and contract research within the areas of pathogen-host interactions and vaccine development I am responsible for the infectious pancreatic necrosis (IPN) challenge model primarily used in contract research for the fish vaccine industry. I am a M. Sc. with some supplementary education from University of Tromsø. My working experience is from fish health research and the fish vaccine industry. For many years I have worked with different problem areas concerning Atlantic salmon and IPN. I also work with intracellular bacteria causing diseases in fish.
Lill Heidi Johansen has 34 publications at Nofima:
1. January 2021 – 31. December 2024
Do Pacific salmon species carry a secret they could share with Atlantic salmon? What is it in the genes that make these relatives of Atlantic salmon less susceptible to lice? Researchers will now find the answers to these questions, using the gene editing method CRISPR-Cas9.