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- Smith, Craig S., et al. Show all 2 Author
- Aquaculture 2018 v.484 pp. 152-159
- White spot syndrome virus; circular DNA; genetic markers; genome; genotyping; industry; proteins; shrimp culture; tandem repeat sequences; viruses; Queensland
- ... White spot disease is a serious viral panzootic affecting prawn aquaculture. The causative agent is white spot syndrome virus (WSSV), a large double-stranded circular DNA virus. In November 2016, WSSV was identified following the onset of disease in a prawn farm near Brisbane, Queensland, Australia (previously free of white spot disease). The prawn farming industry in Queensland is valued at appro ...