Accession Number : ADA263577


Title :   Utilization of Simian Immunodeficiency Virus (SIV) Infection for Subhuman Primates to Evaluate Experimental Chemotherapy and Vaccines. Titration of Two Strains of Simian Immunodeficiency Virus (SIV) in Macaca Mulatta and Tissue Culture.


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : NEW MEXICO STATE UNIV REGENTS LAS CRUCES


Personal Author(s) : Marx, Preston


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a263577.pdf


Report Date : 01 Jul 1992


Pagination or Media Count : 12


Abstract : The purpose of this research to to determine the infectivity of a biological clone (Ells) and a molecular clone (clone 8) of simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) in Macaca Mulatta and tissue culture. The study commenced on March 15, 1989 with the selection of the acceptable age and size of 35 candidate rhesus monkeys and housed in the study room. Daily health observations were recorded during the entire baseline period.


Descriptors :   *HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUSES , *ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME , *CHEMOTHERAPY , HEALTH , OBSERVATION , STRAINS(BIOLOGY) , RHESUS MONKEYS , TISSUE CULTURE , RETROVIRUSES , LABORATORY ANIMALS , SELECTION , VACCINES , CLONES , BIOTECHNOLOGY , VIRUS DISEASES


Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Microbiology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE