Accession Number:

ADA196657

Title:

Testing Experimental Compounds against Leishmaniasis in Laboratory Animal Model Systems

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 1984-1986; Final rept. 15 Dec 1982-14 Dec 1986

Corporate Author:

CORNELL UNIV MEDICAL COLL (WEILL) NEW YORK

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1988-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

69.0

Abstract:

Several potential antileishmanials were tested. Keywords Leishmania donovani L. m. mexicana L. braziliensis guyanensis L. b. braziliensis Crithidia fasciculata Trypanosoma b. brucei Amastigote Promastigote Allopurinol riboside Difluoromethylorinithine Berenil Melarsen oxide Pentostam Combination chemotherapy Ketoconazole Suramin Sterols Polyamines Trypanothione Ornithine decarboxylase Trypanothione reductase Gene sequence Synthetic probes RNA virus LR1 Sandfly Species-specific Cytocidal Cytostatic.

Subject Categories:

  • Microbiology
  • Pharmacology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE