The General Characteristics of a Birnavirus Isolated from Cultured Loach(Misgurnus anguillicaudatus) in Taiwan

H.-Y. Chou, C.-F. Lo, M.-C. Tung, C.-H. Wang, H. Fukuda, T. Sano
1993 Gyobyo kenkyu - Fish pathology  
A birnavirus was isolated from cultured loach (Misgurnus anguillicaudatus) in Taiwan with TO-2 cell line . Evident cytopathic effects of the virus, including karyopycnosis, cytoplasmic inclusion bodies and cell destruction, were observed in TO-2 cells by light microscopy. The naked icosahedral virion layered by a
doi:10.3147/jsfp.28.1 fatcat:xcmfoa4ib5bfrjleydg32bei2a