Accession Number:

ADA263396

Title:

Utilization of Simian Immunodeficiency Virus (SIV) Infection for Subhuman Primates to Evaluate Experimental Chemotherapy and Vaccines. Determination of the ID50 of Frozen Stock of Two Strains of Simian Immunodeficiency Virus in Macaca Mulatta

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

NEW MEXICO STATE UNIV LAS CRUCES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this research is to determine the infectivity of the two strains of Simian Immunodeficiency Virus SIVmac 251 and SIVmac 239 in rhesus macaques. The data obtained from this study will provide information for the design of future lentiviral vaccine studies involving rhesus macaques and one of the above strains.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE