Accession Number : AD0700509

Title :   IMMUNOLOGICAL ACTIVITY TO OMSK HEMORRHAGIC FEVER (OHF) OF SMALL MAMMALS IN NORTHERN KULUNDA,

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

Personal Author(s) : Leonov,Y. A. ; Fedorova,T. N.

Report Date : 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The serological investigations of 934 small mammals belonging to 12 species were carried out with the help of hemagglutination-inhibition test in the natural focus. Antibodies against Omsk haemorrhagic fever virus were found in 9 species. The hemagglutination-inhibition test was positive with blood of 7.3% animals of the North Kulunda natural focus. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OMSK VIRUS, *IMMUNOLOGY), (*MAMMALS, OMSK VIRUS), BIRDS, RODENTS, ARBOVIRUSES, SERODIAGNOSIS, ANTIGENS + ANTIBODIES, AGGLUTININS, USSR

Subject Categories : Microbiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE