Accession Number:

ADA126929

Title:

Control of Hemotropic Diseases of Dogs.

Descriptive Note:

Annual progress rept. no. 8, 1 Jan-31 Dec 77,

Corporate Author:

ILLINOIS UNIV AT URBANA COLL OF VETERINARY MEDICINE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-12-31

Pagination or Media Count:

53.0

Abstract:

Answers to 3 research objectives have been sought during the previous year of support. These objectives were A the effect of low level tetracycline treatment initiated during the early phase of infection with Ehrlichia canis on the outcome of the disease, B definition and characterization of the function and specificity of humoral factors related to target cell injury in canine ehrlichiosis, C assessment of the effect of nonspecific immunopotentiation on protection against E. canis infection in the German shepherd dog.

Subject Categories:

  • Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Medicine
  • Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE