Cardiorespiratory fitness of farmed Atlantic salmon unaffected by virus

Source: Science Daily

The respiratory systems of Atlantic salmon function normally even when carrying large loads of piscine orthoreovirus (PRV), new research has found. The results are a positive step in reducing the uncertainty about the potential of infected farmed Atlantic salmon in marine pens to negatively impact migrating wild Pacific salmon.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/03/190313080433.htm