Modeling the secondary spread of viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus (VHSV) by commercial shipping in the Laurentian Great Lakes

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Researchers have only begun to study the role of shipping in the spread of invasive species in the Laurentian Great Lakes despite a well-documented history of introductions in these lakes due to ballast water release. Here, we determine whether ballast water discharge was a likely vector of spread of the fish disease, viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10530-013-0556-2

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@article{Sieracki2013ModelingTS, title={Modeling the secondary spread of viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus (VHSV) by commercial shipping in the Laurentian Great Lakes}, author={Jennifer L. Sieracki and Jonathan M. Bossenbroek and Mohamed Faisal}, journal={Biological Invasions}, year={2013}, volume={16}, pages={1043-1053} }