Lactococcus garvieae and Streptococcus iniae
infection in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss): similar but different diseases.
Bacterial genera, found in the present work, belong to the lineage of species such as Aeromonas hydrophila, Vibrio parahaemolyticus, Vibrio vulnificus, Vibrio cholerae, Streptococcus iniae
, Pseudomonas spp.
Streptococcus agalactiae and Streptococcus iniae are the main bacterial species that affect production of tilapia in the world (8).
Streptococcus iniae outbreaks in Brazilian Nile Tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) farms.
, a gram-positive, B-hemolytic streptococcus unassigned to a Lancefield Group, was first identified in 1976 as the cause of subcutaneous abscesses in Amazon freshwater dolphins in US aquariums.
Epizootiological aspects of Streptococcus iniae
affecting tilapia in Texas.
Comparative blood chemistry and histopathology of tilapia infected with Vibrio vulnificus or Streptococcus iniae
or exposed to carbon tetrachloride, gentamicin, or copper sulphate.
Streptococcus shiloi, the name for an agent causing septicemic infection in fish is a junior synonym of Streptococcus iniae
Invasive infections due to a fish pathogen, Streptococcus iniae
, the Causative Agent of Mass Mortality in Rabbitfish Siganus canaliculatus in Bahrain.
For Streptococcus iniae
, a disease found in 22 species of cultured and wild fish such as tilapia and rainbow trout, the scientists have developed a successful killed vaccine.
They have also developed an injectable vaccine against Streptococcus iniae
, a major disease agent of tilapia, trout, and hybrid striped bass.
To the Editor: Streptococcus iniae
is a well-recognized fish pathogen that can cause meningoencephalitis in tilapia and trout (1) and necrotizing myositis in red drum (2).
The agency's Aquatic Animal Health Research Laboratory is developing a new vaccine against Streptococcus iniae
, says Phillip H.
piscium, NCFB 2778; Streptococcus iniae
, ATCC 29187; Vagococcus fluvialis, NCFB 2497; and Enterococcus faecalis, CECT 481.