A review of mycobacteriosis in marine fish.

  title={A review of mycobacteriosis in marine fish.},
  author={John M. Jacobs and Cynthia B Stine and Ana M. Baya and Michael L Kent},
  journal={Journal of fish diseases},
  volume={32 2},
Mycobacteriosis is a serious and often lethal disease of fish, affecting a wide range of species globally both in culture and wild settings. Caused by several species of the genus Mycobacterium, the disease has received considerable attention in recent years because of the discovery of new species in piscine hosts, epizootics in wild fisheries, and the ability of a few species to infect humans. The impact of this disease in aquaculture and the aquaria trade has been well reported and there is… CONTINUE READING
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