Accession Number:

AD0744454

Title:

Laboratory Technique for Producing Microfilariae of 'Dirofilaria immitis' in Mosquitoes,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH AND NUTRITION LAB DENVER COLO

Report Date:

1972-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

The basic technique which makes controlled experiments with infective microfilariae Dirofilaria immitis possible is the experimental production of third-stage filariae. The technique described is one which has been used by the 406th Medical Laboratory for many years its development has been the work of many investigators from the Department of Entomology and the Department of Veterinary Medicine. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE