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Evaluation of Double Stranded RNA for the Prevention of Infectious Myonecrosis Virus (IMNV) in Litopenaeus vannamei

Authors
  • J. Dustin Loy (Iowa State University)
  • Lyric C. Bartholomay (Iowa State University)
  • D. L. Hank Harris (Iowa State University)

Abstract

Double stranded RNA was synthesized in vitro with sequences corresponding to portions of the IMNV genome and were injected into shrimp prior to challenge with IMNV. This is the first time these methods have been used to prevent IMN in shrimp.

Keywords: ASL R2595

How to Cite:

Loy, J. & Bartholomay, L. C. & Harris, D. H., (2011) “Evaluation of Double Stranded RNA for the Prevention of Infectious Myonecrosis Virus (IMNV) in Litopenaeus vannamei”, Iowa State University Animal Industry Report 8(1). doi: https://doi.org/10.31274/ans_air-180814-1258

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Published on
01 Jan 2011
Peer Reviewed