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Comparison of single-round polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and pepsin-trypsin digest (PTD) methods for detection of Myxobolus cerebralis.
Single-round polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and pepsin-trypsin digest (PTD) methods were compared for the detection of Myxobolus cerebralis. Parallel tests were conducted on a total of 1743Expand
Application of Household Disinfectants to Control New Zealand Mudsnails
Abstract The New Zealand mudsnail Potamopyrgus antipodarum was recently discovered in Colorado, thereby expanding its invasion of the western United States. This exotic snail may invade streamsExpand
Effects of Multiple Stressors on Morbidity and Mortality of Fingerling Rainbow Trout Infected with Myxobolus cerebralis
Abstract Myxobolus cerebralis, the causative agent of salmonid whirling disease, has been implicated in year-class losses of rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss in several rivers in Colorado. TheExpand
Gill Ectoparasites of Juvenile Rainbow Trout and Brown Trout in the Upper Colorado River
Abstract During 1996 and 1997, 112 rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss and 204 brown trout Salmo trutta, all young of the year, were sampled from a 40-km study area of the upper Colorado River and wereExpand
Pilot Field Trial to Evaluate SLICE (0.2% Emamectin Benzoate)–Medicated Feed to Reduce a Natural Infestation of Salmincola californiensis in Freshwater-Reared Rainbow Trout
Abstract Salmincola spp. infestations can adversely affect freshwater-reared salmonids. Control methods tested to date have had limited success; consequently, we conducted a pilot field trial toExpand
Evaluation of Chronic Gas Supersaturation on Growth, Morbidity, and Mortality of Fingerling Rainbow Trout Infected with Myxobolus cerebralis
Abstract The effect of environmental stressors on trout infected with Myxobolus cerebralis, the causative agent of whirling disease, is of great interest because the parasite has spread to most areasExpand