Control of Hemotropic Diseases of Dogs.
Annual progress rept. no. 9, 1 Jan-31 Dec 78,
ILLINOIS UNIV AT URBANA COLL OF VETERINARY MEDICINE
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During the past year of support, answers to 3 research objectives have been sought and serodiagnostic services in support of control of blood diseases of military dogs in endemic areas performed. These objectives were A the effect of low level tetracycline treatment initiated during the chronic carrier phase of infection with Ehrlichia canis on the outcome of the disease B Development of a method for in vitro cultivation of Babesia canis and use of culture-derived antigen as immunogen for canine babesiosis C Study of relationship between causative agents of human sennetsu rickettsiosis and canine ehrlichiosis.
- *BLOOD DISEASES
- *PARASITIC DISEASES
- IN VITRO ANALYSIS
- DISEASE VECTORS
- TROPICAL DISEASES
- FLUORESCENT ANTIBODY TECHNIQUES
- MILITARY DOGS
- Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Medicine