Accession Number:

AD0836158

Title:

FAVORABLE INFLUENCE OF INFLUENZA VIRUS ON ASSOCIATED INFECTIONS

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY BIOLOGICAL LABS FREDERICK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

The high proportion of polynuleus pycnosis in the exudates collected from the guinea pigs inoculated with virus, suggests that the favorable influence of the virus on associated bacterial infections finds its cause at least in part in a diminishing of the phagocytic defenses of the peritoneal cavity.

Subject Categories:

  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE