Accession Number:

AD0699696

Title:

THE SIGNIFICANCE OF MASS SMALL MAMMAL SPECIES IN THE EPIZOOTIOLOGY OF OMSK HEMORRHAGIC FEVER IN NORTHERN KULUNDA,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL MEDICAL RESEARCH UNIT NO 3 CAIRO (EGYPT) DEPT OF MEDICAL ZOOLOGY

Report Date:

1969-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

The characterization of the natural focus of Omsk haemorrhagic fever is given on the basis of virological, serological and experimental investigations. Viruses were isolated from animals belonging to 4 different species. The authors put forward a hypothesis of the polihostal character of the natural focus of Omsk haemorrhagic fever. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE