Fish disease is a major economic threat to the aquaculture industry. One key to combating this problem is the successful development and utilization of vaccines. A glossary of terms is included as an appendix to the book. Fish immunologists and pathologists, fish farmers, students and teachers of aquaculture, and veterinarians will find this text an indispensible guide.
- Hardback | 255 pages
- 165 x 241 x 19.05mm | 567g
- 01 Dec 1988
- Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
- Academic Press Inc
- San Diego, United States
Table of contents
A.E. Ellis, General Principles of Fish Vaccination. A.E. Ellis, Ontogeny of the Immune Response in Teleost Fish. A.E. Ellis, Optimizing Factors for Fish Vaccination. M.T. Horne and A.E. Ellis, Commercial Production and Licensing of Vaccines for Fish. M.T. Horne and A.E. Ellis, Strategies of Fish Vaccination. P.D. Smith, Vaccination against Vibriosis. A.E. Ellis, Vaccination against Enteric Redmouth. T.S. Hastings, Furunculosis Vaccines. R.M.W. Stevenson, Vaccination against Aeromonas hydrophilia. A.L.S. Munro and D.W. Bruno, Vaccination against Bacterial Kidney Disease. F. Salati, Vaccination against Edwardsiella tarda. J.A. Plumb, Vaccination against Edwardsiella ictaluri. M. Dorson, Vaccination against Infectious Pancreatic Necrosis. P. de/Kinkelin, Vaccination against Viral Haemorrhagic Septicaemia. J.C. Leong, J.L. Fryer, and J.R. Winton, Vaccination against Infectious Hematopoietic Necrosis. N.J. Fijan, Vaccination against Spring Viraemia of Carp. J.A. Plumb, Vaccination against Channel Catfish Virus. G. Houghton, R.A. Matthews, and J.E. Harris, Vaccination against Protozoan and Helminth Parasites of Fish. C.J. Secombes, Immune Control of Sexual Maturation in Fish. Glossary. Index.