Accession Number:

ADA123891

Title:

Biomedical Research Materials for Vaccine Development.

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. no. 2, 30 Sep 81-1 Oct 82,

Corporate Author:

AMERICAN FOUNDATION FOR BIOLOGICAL RESEARCH ROCKVILLE MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-09-28

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

This contract is funded to provide schistosomes Schistosoma mansoni for research at the Naval Medical Research Institute NMRI. To meet the needs of the NMRI investigators, the life cycle of this parasite is maintained at the Biomedical Research Institute BRI and research material provided as requested. Schistosome research materials were provided on request as follows cercariae as a mix of both sexes cercariae of known sex, that is, from 1 miracidium snails with a known male or female infection snails shedding cercariae infected mice.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE