Vibrio and z-fish
Dallas E. Weaver, Ph.D.
deweaver at gte.net
Tue Apr 15 09:46:22 EST 2003
Vibrio sp. are a common pathogen in marine and brackish water
systems. However, I don't know anyone reporting a vibrio problem in
fresh water fish at low salinity (anything below 1000 ppm TDS).
Mike Kacergis wrote:
> Has anyone seen any form of Vibrio present in a zebrafish colony
> that resulted in mortalities. What would be the expected course of
> the disease as it manifests itself in the colony?
> Would it be likely that a non-fish path lab, these folks are
> mammalian experts just not up to par on fish, test or recognize
> vibrio in a normal path work up.
> Many thanks,
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