Accession Number:

AD0734896

Title:

Infectious and Communicable Diseases Affecting Populations Introduced into Endemic Areas

Descriptive Note:

Annual progress rept. no. 4, 1 Oct 1970-30 Sep 1971

Corporate Author:

LOUISIANA STATE UNIV NEW ORLEANS SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

Report Date:

1971-10-27

Pagination or Media Count:

47.0

Abstract:

The medical problems which are being studied include the etiologies of diarrheal diseases in the tropics, pathogenesis of amebic lesions, etiology of infectious hepatitis, biological control of Chagas disease vectors, reconnaissance for a possible Venezuelan equine encephalitis enzootic focus in the Mississippi Delta region, and taxonomy, distribution, and ecology of phlebotomine flies in Bolivia and of black flies in Costa Rica.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE