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Table 4 Shrimp survival and growth from the 2nd bioassay

From: A novel integrase-containing element may interact with Laem-Singh virus (LSNV) to cause slow growth in giant tiger shrimp

   Control TN Buffer ICE Injection
Replication Parameters 1 Day 60 Days 1 Day 60 Days
  n 7 6 7 5
1 mean of body weight (g) 5.7 ± 0.8 8.7 ± 1.0 5.3 ± 0.5 6.6 ± 1.0
  mean of length (cm) 5.5 ± 0.3 7.9 ± 0.4 5.4 ± 0.3 7.2 ± 0.6
  n 7 5 7 5
2 mean of body weight (g) 5.9 ± 0.9 8.8 ± 0.9 5.5 ± 0.9 7.1 ± 1.1
  mean of length (cm) 5.4 ± 0.4 8.0 ± 0.8 5.5 ± 0.4 7.3 ± 0.8
  n 7 5 7 6
3 mean of body weight (g) 5.7 ± 0.8 10.3 ± 2.1 6.2 ± 0.7 6.9 ± 0.7
  mean of length (cm) 5.4 ± 0.3 8.0 ± 0.8 5.7 ± 0.3 7.5 ± 0.4
  n 7 5 7 6
4 mean of body weight (g) 5.1 ± 0.6 10.3 ± 1.9 5.7 ± 1.0 6.4 ± 0.6
  mean of length (cm) 5.4 ± 0.3 8.2 ± 1.0 5.4 ± 0.3 7.2 ± 0.4
Means of means ± SE mean of body weight (g) 5.6 ± 0.3 9.5 ± 0.8* 5.7 ± 0.3 6.8 ± 0.3*
  mean of length (cm) 5.4 ± 0.04 8.0 ± 0.1* 5.5 ± 0.1 7.3 ± 0.1*
% mortality   25.0 21.4
  1. For totals, the numbers with asterisks in each row were significantly different (p = 0.001 to 0.032, see text for details).
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