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Rapid development of polyclonal antisera against infectious salmon anaemia virus and its optimization and application as a diagnostic tool

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Abstract

Infectious salmon anaemia is an important disease of Atlantic salmon. One of the current methods of diagnosis is the indirect fluorescent antibody test (IFAT), using a monoclonal antibody specific to the haemagglutinin of the virus. The conformationally dependent nature of this antibody could be a drawback in its usefulness in other tests. This study describes the development and optimization of a polyclonal antiserum against infectious salmon anaemia virus, including a method of separating virus from cell culture components within culture supernatant. The antiserum was subsequently optimized for use in a variety of immunological diagnostic tests, including IFAT and an alkaline phosphatase-based immunoassay, and Western blot.
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Keywords: diagnostic tests; enzyme immunoassay; indirect fluorescent antibody test; infectious salmon anaemia virus; monoclonal antibody; polyclonal antisera

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: 2006-05-01

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