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Tilapia lake virus: a threat to the global tilapia industry?

How to Cite: Jansen MD, Dong HT, Mohan CV (2018) Tilapia lake virus: a threat to the global tilapia industry? Review in Aquaculture. https://doi.org/10.1111/raq.12254 [open access]. Photomicrographs of haematoxylin and eosinā€stained sections of tissue from the liver, kidney and brain … Continue reading

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Emergence of tilapia lake virus in Thailand and an alternative semi-nested RT-PCR for detection

Highlights Outbreaks of TiLV associated with massive mortalities in farmed tilapia in Thailand. An alternative semi-nested RT-PCR has been developed for disease diagnosis. In situ hybridization assay revealed multiple tissues tropism of the virus. Transmission electron microscopy revealed intracytoplasmic viral … Continue reading

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