Research found that ISA Virus Spread by Red Blood Cells in the Blood Vessels

Infectious Salmon Anemia Virus (ISAV) is a virus belongs to genus Isavirus and family Orthomyxoviridae. Ms Aamelfot studied the interaction between salmon and ISAV; and provide new information on the development of ISA.

Read the article here:

http://www.thefishsite.com/fishnews/19669/isa-virus-spread-by-red-blood-cells-in-the-blood-vessels

More detail on sialic acid:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sialic_acid

More detail on hemagglutinin:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hemagglutinin_%28influenza%29

Image                                           Isavirus virion (Source: ViralZone)

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