ELECTRON OPTICAL INVESTIGATIONS ON PARAVACCINIA VIRUS (V. PIRQUET)
FORT DETRICK FREDERICK MD
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Paravaccinia virus v. Pirquet belongs to pox type. By electron microscopy the parallelepiped form was demonstrated length 296 millimicrons and width 190 millimicrons. Pepsin and DNAase attack the virus elementary body in the same way as the other pox viruses. Microbiologically there are some differences between variola and paravaccinia virus.