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The microsporidian Enterocytozoon hepatopenaei is not the cause of white feces syndrome in whiteleg shrimp Penaeus (Litopenaeus) vannamei

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Veterinary Research, July 2013
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Title
The microsporidian Enterocytozoon hepatopenaei is not the cause of white feces syndrome in whiteleg shrimp Penaeus (Litopenaeus) vannamei
Published in
BMC Veterinary Research, July 2013
DOI 10.1186/1746-6148-9-139
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Authors

Amornrat Tangprasittipap, Jiraporn Srisala, Saisunee Chouwdee, Montagan Somboon, Niti Chuchird, Chalor Limsuwan, Thinnarat Srisuvan, Timothy W Flegel, Kallaya Sritunyalucksana

Abstract

The microsporidian Enterocytozoon hepatopenaei was first described from Thailand in 2009 in farmed, indigenous giant tiger shrimp Penaeus (Penaeus) monodon. The natural reservoir for the parasite is still unknown. More recently, a microsporidian closely resembling it in morphology and tissue preference was found in Thai-farmed, exotic, whiteleg shrimp Penaeus (Litopenaeus) vannamei exhibiting white feces syndrome (WFS). Our objective was to compare the newly found pathogen with E. hepatopenaei and to determine its causal relationship with WFS.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
France 1 <1%
Thailand 1 <1%
South Africa 1 <1%
Unknown 131 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 38 28%
Student > Ph. D. Student 19 14%
Student > Master 13 10%
Student > Bachelor 12 9%
Other 10 7%
Other 19 14%
Unknown 23 17%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 64 48%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 17 13%
Environmental Science 6 4%
Immunology and Microbiology 3 2%
Veterinary Science and Veterinary Medicine 2 1%
Other 7 5%
Unknown 35 26%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 5. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 11 June 2019.
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#5,837,139
of 21,358,488 outputs
Outputs from BMC Veterinary Research
#407
of 2,859 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#75,025
of 304,118 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Veterinary Research
#17
of 122 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 21,358,488 research outputs across all sources so far. This one has received more attention than most of these and is in the 72nd percentile.
So far Altmetric has tracked 2,859 research outputs from this source. They receive a mean Attention Score of 3.5. This one has done well, scoring higher than 85% of its peers.
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