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- Shoemaker, Craig A.; LaFrentz, Benjamin R.; Klesius, Phillip H.
- Aquaculture 2012 v.354-355 pp. 45
- commercial farms, etc ; Gram-negative bacteria; Gram-positive bacteria; Oreochromis aureus; Streptococcus iniae; Vibrio vulnificus; disease control; fish; hybrids; immunity; pathogens; vaccination; vaccines; Show all 13 Subjects
- ... Streptococcus iniae, a Gram-positive bacterium, and Vibrio vulnificus, a halophilic Gram-negative bacterium, have been associated with severe disease impacting tilapia aquaculture. Recent reports suggest that both bacteria have been associated independently and concomitantly with disease on commercial farms. Monovalent vaccines have been developed for disease control; however, the most effective d ...