Summary and Implications
Double stranded RNA was synthesized in vitro with sequences corresponding to portions of the IMNV genome and were injected into shrimp prior to challenge with IMNV. This is the first time these methods have been used to prevent IMN in shrimp.
Iowa State University
Loy, J. Dustin; Bartholomay, Lyric C.; and Harris, D. L. Hank
"Evaluation of Double Stranded RNA for the Prevention of Infectious Myonecrosis Virus (IMNV) in Litopenaeus vannamei,"
Animal Industry Report:
AS 657, ASL R2595.
Available at: http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/ans_air/vol657/iss1/19