Research and analysis

Spring carp mortality syndrome (SCMS) transmission study

Report investigating whether an infectious agent is responsible for Spring Carp Mortality Syndrome


Spring Carp Mortality Syndrome (SCMS) Transmission Study

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Widespread carp mortalities were seen throughout England and Operations in the 1980s and 1990s. This report describes work undertaken to investigate the transmission of this syndrome and to determine whether an infectious agent was involved.

Published 1 July 2007