Accession Number:

ADA009501

Title:

Preparation of an Antigen from R. Tsutsugamushi Grown in Tissue Cultures,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Report Date:

1975-05-15

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

L cell and chicken fibroblast cell cultures with abundant accumulation of Tsutsugamushi rickettsia may be used as initial material for preparation of a soluble antigen. Specificity of the antigen from such rickettsia was confirmed in the complement-binding reaction.

Subject Categories:

  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE