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Volume 9, Number 4—April 2003


Infectious Pancreatic Necrosis Virus in Scottish Atlantic Salmon Farms, 19962001

Alexander G. Murray*†Comments to Author , Corina D. Busby*, and David W. Bruno*
Author affiliations: *Fisheries Research Services Marine Laboratory, Victoria Road, Aberdeen, Scotland; †Department of Zoology, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland

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Table 1

Mean prevalence of infectious pancreatic necrosis virus by region for all 1996–2001 data, and χ2 probability that prevalence is significantly different from the all-Scotland mean

Region Saltwater Freshwater
% Prevalence χ2 p % Prevalence χ2p
All Scotland 49.6 N/A 10.6 N/A
North 41.1 0.001 5.5 0.1
South 55.5 11.1
Shetland 77.0 0.001 35.3 0.001
Orkney 48.5 6.7
Outer Hebrides 31.3 0.001 6.7 0.1

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