Accession Number : AD0699698

Title :   RESULTS OF SEROLOGICAL INVESTIGATION OF BLOOD OF WILD AND DOMESTIC ANIMALS IN THE OMSK HEMORRHAGIC FEVER FOCUS OF NORTHERN KULUNDA,

Corporate Author : NAVAL MEDICAL RESEARCH UNIT NO 3 CAIRO (EGYPT) DEPT OF MEDICAL ZOOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Kharitonova,N. N.

Report Date : 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : Hemagglutination-inhibition test was performed to detect specific antibodies against Omsk hemorrhagic fever virus. About 1904 blood samples from small mammals and domestic animals were collected in the natural focus of the Novosibirsk region. Antibodies were detected in the blood of sheep, cattle and a few species of micromammals. The titers of antibodies ranged from 1:20 to 1:320. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FEVERS, HEMORRHAGE), (*ARBOVIRUSES, FEVERS), (*SERODIAGNOSIS, ARBOVIRUSES), ANTIGENS + ANTIBODIES, MAMMALS, VIRUSES, DETECTION, USSR, VIRUS DISEASES

Subject Categories : Microbiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE