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Amoebic gill disease (AGD) is a potentially fatal disease of some marine fish. Primarily affecting the Tasmanian Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar) industry. Costing the AU$230 million industry AU$20 million a year in treatments and lost productivity.[1]

The disease is caused by Neoparamoeba perurans n.sp.[2]



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