- Emerging pathogen of wild amphibians in frogs (Rana catesbeiana) farmed for international tradeRolando Mazzoni
Instituto de Investigaciones Pesqueras, Montevideo, Uruguay
Emerg Infect Dis 9:995-8. 2003..Our findings suggest that international trade may play a key role in the global dissemination of this and other emerging infectious diseases in wildlife...
- Mass mortality associated with a frog virus 3-like Ranavirus infection in farmed tadpoles Rana catesbeiana from BrazilRolando Mazzoni
Instituto de Investigaciones Pesqueras, Facultad de Veterinaria, Universidad de la Republica, Montevideo, Uruguay
Dis Aquat Organ 86:181-91. 2009..Additionally, our results suggest that American bullfrogs may have served as a vector of transmission of this virus, which highlights the potential threat of amphibian translocation in the world distribution of pathogens...