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Crustacean haemocytes and haematopoiesis
Crustacean haemocytes play important roles in the host immune response including recognition, phagocytosis, melanization, cytotoxicity and cell-cell communication. Classification of the haemocyte tExpand
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A new RNA virus found in black tiger shrimp Penaeus monodon from Thailand.
A new, apparently innocuous virus was found while investigating the cause of monodon slow growth syndrome (MSGS) in cultured black tiger shrimp (Penaeus monodon). It was identified via plasmid vectorExpand
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Variation in Vibrio parahaemolyticus isolates from a single Thai shrimp farm experiencing an outbreak of acute hepatopancreatic necrosis disease (AHPND)
The Thai Department of Fisheries (DOF), 2013 estimated that outbreaks of acute early mortality (often called early mortality syndrome or EMS) in cultivated shrimp were responsible for a 33% drop inExpand
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The proPO and clotting system in crustaceans
Aquaculture production has made impressive progress during the past two decades especially with regards to crustaceans, such as shrimp, prawn and lobster. Research in terms of immunity has received aExpand
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Peroxinectin, a cell adhesive protein associated with the proPO system from the black tiger shrimp, Penaeus monodon.
Upon activation of the prophenoloxidase activating system in the shrimp, Penaeus monodon, a cell adhesion activity in the haemolymph is generated. A cell adhesion assay showed that a high number ofExpand
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PmRab7 Is a VP28-Binding Protein Involved in White Spot Syndrome Virus Infection inShrimp
ABSTRACT Our aim was to isolate and characterize white spot syndrome virus (WSSV)-binding proteins from shrimp. After a blot of shrimp hemocyte membrane proteins was overlaid with a recombinant WSSVExpand
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Review of current disease threats for cultivated penaeid shrimp in Asia
Abstract Several shrimp diseases are new or newly emerged in Asia, including acute hepatopancreatic necrosis disease (AHPND), hepatopancreatic microsporidiosis (HPM), hepatopancreaticExpand
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A β-1,3-glucan binding protein from the black tiger shrimp, Penaeus monodon
Abstract A β-1,3-glucan binding protein (GBP) has been isolated from a shrimp hemocyte cDNA library. Its open reading frame consists of 1314 nucleotides with a polyadenylated sequence and a poly AExpand
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The microsporidian Enterocytozoon hepatopenaei is not the cause of white feces syndrome in whiteleg shrimp Penaeus (Litopenaeus) vannamei
BackgroundThe microsporidian Enterocytozoon hepatopenaei was first described from Thailand in 2009 in farmed, indigenous giant tiger shrimp Penaeus (Penaeus) monodon. The natural reservoir for theExpand
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Enterocytozoon hepatopenaei sp. nov. (Microsporida: Enterocytozoonidae), a parasite of the black tiger shrimp Penaeus monodon (Decapoda: Penaeidae): Fine structure and phylogenetic relationships.
A new microsporidian species, Enterocytozoon hepatopenaei sp. nov., is described from the hepatopancreas of the black tiger shrimp Penaeus monodon (Crustacea: Decapoda). Different stages of theExpand
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