Vol. 16,No. 4, October 2017
In vitro screening of Sonneratia alba extract against the oomycete fish pathogen, Aphanomyces invadans
Description:Department of Biological Science, Faculty of Science, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Jalan Universiti, Bandar Barat, Kampar 31900, Perak, Malaysia. *Corresponding author’s Email: wongwl@utar.edu.my
Epizootic ulcerative syndrome (EUS), caused by the aquatic oomycete fish pathogen,Aphanomyces invadans (David and Kirk, 1997) is one of the OIE-listed diseases that leads to huge economic losses in the fish industry in the world. Traditional disease management strategies relying on chemotherapy continue to cause undesirable effects such as antibiotic resistance, environmental pollution and food security issues (Pandeyet al.,2012).
Author:Afzali S.F.; Wong W.L.*
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