Dr. Larry Hanson

Dr. Larry Hanson


  • Comparative Biomedical Sciences


  • Professor


Office: (662) 325-1202



  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Veterinary Medicine and Science, Louisiana State University and A&M College, 1990


Journal Article

  • Environmental factor(s) and animal vector(s) associated with atypical Aeromonas hydrophila abundance and dissemination among channel catfish ponds. Journal of the World Aquaculture Society. Volume 51, Pages 750-762. 2020
  • Complete genome sequence of an ictalurid herpesvirus 1 strain isolated from blue catfish (Ictalurus furcatus). Microbiology resource announcements. Volume 8, Issue 15. 2019
  • Differential gene expression following TLR stimulation in rag1-/- mutant zebrafish tissues and morphological descriptions of lymphocyte-like cell populations. PLoS One. Volume 12, Issue 9, Page e0184077. 2017
  • Motile aeromonas septicemia. AFS-FHS (American Fisheries Society--Fish Health Section), FHS blue book: Suggested procedures for the detection and identification of certain finfish and shellfish pathogens. Motile Aermonas Septicemia. Volume 1, Issue 9. 2014
  • Determination of the median lethal dose of botulinum serotype E in channel catfish fingerlings. J Aquat Anim Health. Volume 24, Issue 2, Pages 105-9. 2012
  • The pathology associated with visceral toxicosis of catfish.. Journal of veterinary diagnostic investigation : official publication of the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, Inc. Volume 23, Issue 6, Pages 1217-21. 2011
  • Evaluation of channel catfish virus latency on fingerling production farms in Mississippi. Journal of Aquatic Animal Health. Volume 17, Issue 3, Page 211–215. 2005

Published Abstract

  • Haplotype shift and genomic variation in atypical Aeromonas hydrophila (aAh) isolates of channel catfish aquaculture in the southeastern US. . The Conference of Research Workers in Animal Disease. 2020
  • Genomic analysis of atypical Aeromonas hydrophila (aAh) from catfish aquaculture in the southeastern United States with evidence of haplotype shifts from diagnostic case submissions. . AFS-FHS Virtual Summer Seminar Series. 2020



  • "Biotic and abiotic factors associated with outbreaks of an emergent strain of Aeromonas hydrophila in catfish aquaculture." 40th Eastern Fish Health Workshop, American Fisheries Society, Charlston SC. 2015

Oral Presentation

  • "Haplotype and genomic variation in atypical Aeromonas hydrophila (aAh) of channel catfish aquaculture in the US ." 101st Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases Dec 5-8, 2020, CRWAD, CHICAGO. 2020
  • "Identifying potential agents causing fish disease outbreaks in Mississippi Delta using metagenomics." MCBIOS 2018, MidSouth Computational Biology and Bioinformatics Society, Starkville, MS. 2018