Accession Number : AD0665506

Title :   A STUDY OF NON-VIRAL MICRO-PARASITES OF COLOMBIAN BATS.

Descriptive Note : Annual technical rept. no. 2, Dec 65-Nov 67,

Corporate Author : UNIVERSIDAD DE LOS ANDES BOGOTA (COLOMBIA) FACULTAD DE ARTES Y CIENCIAS

Personal Author(s) : Grose,Elizabeth S. ; Marinkelle,C. J.

Report Date : DEC 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 42

Abstract : Nine different microorganisms capable of producing infection in man were isolated from 30 species of bats; 7 of these microorganisms have not previously been isolated from bats. New species of Candida, Eimeria and Trypanosoma were isolated and are described. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BATS, PARASITES), DISEASE VECTORS, CANDIDA, TRYPANOSOMA, CRYPTOCOCCUS, HISTOPLASMA, COCCIDIOIDES, TOXOPLASMA, EPIDEMIOLOGY, COLOMBIA

Subject Categories : Biology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE