A Novel Fish Rhabdovirus from Sweden is Closely Related to the Finnish Rhabdovirus 903/87

@article{Johansson2002ANF,
  title={A Novel Fish Rhabdovirus from Sweden is Closely Related to the Finnish Rhabdovirus 903/87},
  author={T. R. Johansson and Lillemor {\"O}stman-Myllyoja and Anders R. Hellstr{\"o}m and Suzanne Martelius and Niels J\orgen Olesen and Harry Bj{\"o}rklund},
  journal={Virus Genes},
  year={2002},
  volume={25},
  pages={127-138}
}
A novel rhabdovirus, preliminary designated as the Sea trout rhabdovirus 28/97 (STRV 28/97), was isolated from sea trout (Salmo trutta trutta) in Sweden in 1996. The fish showed central nervous symptoms, and at the autopsy petechial bleedings in the mesenteric fat were visible. STRV 28/97 was shown to be serologically related to the vesiculotype rhabdovirus 903/87 isolated from brown trout (Salmo trutta lacustris) in Finland [1,3]. The sequences for the nucleocapsid protein, phosphoprotein… CONTINUE READING