Accession Number : AD0696683

Title :   ATTEMPTS TO PROPAGATE NEISSERIA MENINGITIDIS IN GERMFREE GUINEA PIGS, RATS, AND MICE.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : NOTRE DAME UNIV IND LOBUND LAB

Report Date : 10 NOV 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : It is shown that germfree guinea pigs, rats, and mice, despite the lowered threshold of resistance observed to other microbial infections, are not susceptible to N. meningitidis infection. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*NEISSERIA MENINGITIDIS, *GERM FREE ANIMALS), INFECTIONS, DOSAGE, GUINEA PIGS, RATS, MICE, HISTOLOGY, HISTOLOGICAL TECHNIQUES, TISSUES(BIOLOGY), THRESHOLDS(PHYSIOLOGY), RESISTANCE(BIOLOGY)

Subject Categories : Microbiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE