Accession Number:

AD0621467

Title:

THE USE OF GERMFREE ANIMALS IN VIRUS RESEARCH,

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Corporate Author:

NOTRE DAME UNIV IND LOBUND LAB

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Report Date:

1965-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

Contents Search for viruses in germfree rodents Appearance of signs and symptoms suggestive of disease Detection of serum antibodies against known viral agents Detection of cytopathogenic agents in tissue cultures prepared from germfree tissues Induction of cytopathogenic effects in germfree tissues by extracts of tissues and excretions of germfree animals Detection of cytopathology in the tissues of germfree animals Susceptibility of germfree rodents to standard strains of viral agents, and chemical oncogenic agents Detection of virus in germfree mice Application to virus research.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE