Summary and Implications
Double stranded RNA was synthesized in vitro with sequences corresponding to portions of the IMNV genome and were injected into shrimp 2 days after a lethal challenge with IMNV. This is the first time these methods have been used to treat IMNV infections in shrimp.
Iowa State University
Bartholomay, Lyric and Harris, D.L. Hank
"Evaluation of Highly Targeted dsRNA for the Treatment of
Infectious Myonecrosis Virus (IMNV) in Litopenaeus vannamei,"
Animal Industry Report:
AS 658, ASL R2669.
Available at: http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/ans_air/vol658/iss1/1