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Infectious spleen and kidney necrosis disease (ISKND) outbreaks in farmed barramundi (Lates calcarifer) in Vietnam

Highlights The first report on emergence of ISKD in farmed barramundi from Vietnam. The causative agent was identified as Megalocytivirus ISKNV genotype II. A Megalocytivirus RSIV vaccine conferred only partial protection. Structural analysis revealed significant differences between the two viruses. … Continue reading

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A warning and an improved PCR detection method for tilapia lake virus (TiLV) disease in Thai tilapia farms

H.T. Dong, S. Siriroob, W. Meemetta, W. Santimanawong, W. Gangnonngiw, N. Pirarat, P. Khunrae, T. Rattanarojpong, R. Vanichviriyakit and S. Senapin Tilapia lake virus (TiLV) is a novel RNA virus resembling Orthomyxovirus. It has been reported as a newly emerging … Continue reading

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