Accession Number : ADA126929


Title :   Control of Hemotropic Diseases of Dogs.


Descriptive Note : Annual progress rept. no. 8, 1 Jan-31 Dec 77,


Corporate Author : ILLINOIS UNIV AT URBANA COLL OF VETERINARY MEDICINE


Personal Author(s) : Ristic,Miodrag


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a126929.pdf


Report Date : 31 Dec 1977


Pagination or Media Count : 53


Abstract : Answers to 3 research objectives have been sought during the previous year of support. These objectives were (A) the effect of low level tetracycline treatment initiated during the early phase of infection with Ehrlichia canis on the outcome of the disease, (B) definition and characterization of the function and specificity of humoral factors related to target cell injury in canine ehrlichiosis, (C) assessment of the effect of nonspecific immunopotentiation on protection against E. canis infection in the German shepherd dog.


Descriptors :   *IMMUNOLOGY , *BLOOD DISEASES , *DOGS , *PARASITIC DISEASES , ISOLATION , STRAINS(BIOLOGY) , INOCULATION , IMMUNITY , TICKS , EPIDEMIOLOGY , RICKETTSIACEAE , LEUKOCYTES , SERODIAGNOSIS , TETRACYCLINES , ANEMIAS , DISEASE VECTORS , BLOOD PLATELETS , TROPICAL DISEASES , FLUORESCENT ANTIBODY TECHNIQUES , BABESIA , MILITARY DOGS , MALAYSIA


Subject Categories : Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Medicine
      Anatomy and Physiology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE