Infectivity of aquabirnavirus strains to various marine fish species.

  title={Infectivity of aquabirnavirus strains to various marine fish species.},
  author={Tadashi Isshiki and Takatoshi Nagano and Shota Suzuki},
  journal={Diseases of aquatic organisms},
  volume={46 2},
To determine the infectivity of marine birnavirus (MABV) in various marine fish species, experimental infection was performed in combination groups of 5 fish species with 7 strains of MABV and 1 strain of infectious pancreatic necrosis virus (IPNV). Mortality was observed in yellowtail Seriola quinqueradiata and amberjack S. dumerili infected with MABV strains Y-6, Y-10K and H-1, but not in other infected species. MABV was reisolated from most combination groups, but the virus isolation rate… CONTINUE READING