Xuguang Wang's research while affiliated with Guangdong Medical University and other places

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Nocardiosis is a chronic infectious disease that afflicts multiple fish species and poses a growing threat to the aquaculture. In this study, Nocardia sp. infection was identified in jade perch, Scortum barcoo, from a pond culture in Guangzhou, China. The infected fish were characterized by dark body color, occasional skin ulcerations, and nodular...


... The initial phases of nocardiosis are generally asymptomatic. Therefore, nocardiosis is normally not detected until the moderate to advanced stages of fish (Wang et al., 2017a). Thus, being difficult to identify, nocardiosis could lead up to 70% cumulative mortality in fish species Le et al., 2021;Maekawa et al., 2018). ...