Virkon Aquatic Efficacy

Virkon™ AQUATIC has been tested against a wide range of viruses and bacteria. The following table summarises the data for pathogens of particular importance to the aquaculture industry.

Infectious organismFish diseaseTest organismEffective dilutionIndependent test institutionTest methodContact Time (mins) 
Virus 
ISA virusInfectious salmon anaemiaInfectious salmon anaemia1:200Atlantic Veterinary College, University of PEI, CanadaAVI, laboratory own methodAVI, laboratory own method 
IPN virus
Infectious pancreatic necrosisIsolate Fr31:751:200
CEFAS, UKCEFAS, laboratory own method 30
Infectious pancreatic necrosis, birnavirus1:500
National Veterinary Institute, NorwayNVI, laboratory own method
1
Rhabdovirus
Infectious Haematopoietic Necrosis (IHN)Snakehead rhabdovirus, Strain 191:2000
Institute of Aquaculture, University of Stirling, ScotlandStirling, laboratory own method 5
Viral Haemorrhagic Septicaemia (VHS)Snakehead rhabdovirus, Ban Pako strain1:2000
Institute of Aquaculture, University of Stirling, ScotlandStirling, laboratory own method 5
Spring Viraemia of Carp (SVC)Spring viraemia of carp, rhabdovirus1:100
Aquaculture/Fisheries Centre, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, USAArkansas, laboratory own method30 
Bacteria 
Aeromonas hydrophila
Generally secondary invader

Aeromonas hydrophila

1:200
National Veterinary Institute, Finland

Modified Kelsey-Sykes

 8

Aeromonas salmonicida


 

Salmon furunculosis, Trout ulcer disease




Aeromonas salmonicida subsp salmonicida
1:200
The Veterinary Institute, Division of Fish, Sweden
Modified EN1276
5
Aeromonas salmonicida subsp achromogenes
1:100 & 1:1000
National Veterinary Institute, Finland
NVI, laboratory own method
10
Aeromonas salmonicida subsp salmonicida
1:100National Veterinary Institute, Finland
Modified Kelsey-Sykes
8
Aeromonas salmonicida subsp achromogenes
1:200
National Veterinary Institute, Finland
Modified Kelsey-Sykes
8

Pseudomonas aeruginosa


Pseudomoniasis

Pseudomonas aeruginosa (ATCC 15442)
1:100
LVL, Germany
EN1656
5
Pseudomonas aeruginosa (NCIMB 10421)
1:100
Viromed Labs, USAAOAC protocol10
Pseudomonas anguilliseptica
Pseudomoniasis
Pseudomonas anguilliseptica
1:100 & 1:1000
The Veterinary Institute, Division of Fish, Sweden
NVI, laboratory own method
10
Renibacterium salmoninarum
Bacterial Kidney Disease
Renibacterium salmoninarum
1:100 & 1:1000
The Veterinary Institute, Division of Fish, Sweden
NVI, laboratory own method
10
Vibrio anguillarum
Vibriosis
Vibrio anguillarum serotype 1
1:100 & 1:1000
The Veterinary Institute, Division of Fish, Sweden
NVI, laboratory own method
10

Yersinia ruckeri


Enteric Redmouth Disease (ERM)

Yersinia ruckeri
1:100
National Veterinary Institute, Norway
Modified EN1276
5
Yersinia ruckeri serotype 1
1:100 & 1:1000
The Veterinary Institute, Division of Fish, Sweden
NVI, laboratory own method
10

 

 

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