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Researcher: Schmidtke, LM (Mr Leigh Mervyn Schmidtke)

Fields of Research

Veterinary bacteriology
Bacteriology
Fish pests and diseases
Agricultural biotechnology diagnostics (incl. biosensors)
Phylogeny and comparative analysis
Veterinary epidemiology

Research Objectives

Fisheries - aquaculture
Fisheries - wild caught
Veterinary biological preventatives
Other animal production and animal primary products
Sheep for meat
Sheep for wool
Beef cattle

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Characteristics of Flexibacter psychrophilus isolated from Atlantic salmon in Australia; Diseases of Aquatic Organisms
Enterococcus seriolicida: L-forms and antigen recognition by rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Induction, characterisation and pathogenicity in rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum) of Lactococcus garvieae L-forms; Veterinary Microbiology
L-form induction of Lactococcus garvieae; 1998 Annual general meeting of the Australian Society for Microbiology
Whole cell protein expression by Lactococcus garvieae in iron-limited culture and comparison with bacteria obtained from infected rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss); 1998 Annual general meeting of the Australian Society for Microbiology

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision