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Abstract

An extracellular toxin produced by fish kidney disease bacterium, Renibacterium salmoninarum.

Abstract

An extracellular toxin purified from crude culture supernatant of R. salmoninarum was lethal for fingerling Atlantic salmon. Various fractions of the toxin were all lethal by intramuscular injection.