Propagation and Characterization of the Etiologic Agent of Nephropathia Epidemica.
Final rept. 1 Apr-30 Sep 82,
HELSINKI UNIV (FINLAND)
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Nephropathia epidemica NE virus, strain Puumala, was passaged successfully in C. gaperi voles. In addition to lung suspensions, urine of the infected voles was also shown to be infectious. Attempts to adapt the virus to cell cultures remained unsuccessful.