Field trials of a method of induction of autoimmune gonad rejection in Atlantic salmon (salmon salar L.).

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Autoimmune gonad destruction was induced in Atlantic salmon of both sexes in trials carried out on fish kept in sea cages on a fish farm. Damage to gonads was only found in fish where the first injection of gonad extract had been given together with Complete Freund's Adjuvant, injections without adjuvant or with carrageenan as an adjuvant were unsuccessful… (More)

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@article{Laird1980FieldTO, title={Field trials of a method of induction of autoimmune gonad rejection in Atlantic salmon (salmon salar L.).}, author={Linda M. Laird and Anthony R Wilson and F G Holliday}, journal={Reproduction, nutrition, developpement}, year={1980}, volume={20 6}, pages={1781-8} }