Accession Number:

AD0648099

Title:

INFLUENCE OF THE FUNCTION OF THE THYROID GLAND ON THE SUSCEPTIBILITY OF WHITE RATS TO PLAGUE INFECTION

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY BIOLOGICAL LABS FREDERICK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1964-12-02

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

Upon an increase in the functioning of the thyroid gland there is a lowering of the resistance of white rats to infection by the plague. Upon a lowering of the functioning of the thyroid gland no change was noted in their resistance to infection by the plague.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE