Accession Number:

ADA229016

Title:

Study of Nephropathia Epidemica (NE) in Sweden

Descriptive Note:

Midterm rept. 15 Nov-15 May 1990,

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL BACTERIOLOGICAL LAB STOCKHOLM (SWEDEN)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1990-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

52.0

Abstract:

A total of 3,514 punch-necropsy-specimens voles have been tested. The results on both the Puumala virus antibody and antigen ELISA tests, as well as information on the specific trapping date, location, species, and weight, have been entered into a computer database. Monoclonal antibodies to Puumala virus are currently being developed. Mouse hybridomas have been fused with B- cells from Clethrionomus gareolus. Approximately 100 hybridomas have made antibodies to Puumala virus a few have been recloned and appear to be stable. ttl

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE