Cohen Commission Exhibit 1471 - PCR test results for infectious salmon anaemia virus (ISAV) in BC

Cohen Commission - Exhibit 1471 August 22, 2011

Publicly available PCR test results for infectious salmon anaemia virus (ISAV) in British Columbia farmed salmon over the past 8 years (2003 - 2010). Data were compiled as part of the BC Fish Health Auditing and Surveillance Program.

Year      # Positive        # Negative
2003            0                      648
2004            0                      675
2005            0                      586
2006            0                      644
2007            0                      763
2008            0                      588
2009            0                      585
2010            0                      237
TOTAL         0                  4,726

Sources:

BC Animal Health Centre web site:
http://www.agf.gov.bc.ca/ahc/fish_health/index.htm

BC Centre for Aquatic Health Sciences web site:
http://www.cahs-bc.ca/fish-health-audits.php

 

Note: Exhibit 1471 can be accessed on the Cohen Commission website under Exhibits.