Accession Number : AD0701147

Title :   EPIZOOTIOLOGICAL CONDITIONS IN THE MUSKRAT POPULATION IN NOVOSIBIRSK OBLAST IN 1965-66,

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

Personal Author(s) : Maksimov,A. A. ; Korosteleva,E. V. ; Chutkov,A. S. ; Kharitonova,N. N. ; Sokolova,T. G.

Report Date : 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The number of the muskrat was very low in the Novosibirsk region in 1965-66. During the 1965-66 winter, in summer and autumn in 1966 12 local foci of great epizootics of the muskrat were found. It was revealed, that epizootics of two foci were caused by contamination by Omsk haemorrhagic fever. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OMSK VIRUS, *RODENTS), USSR, VIRUS DISEASES, EPIDEMIOLOGY, DISTRIBUTION, POPULATION, ARBOVIRUSES

Subject Categories : Biology
      Microbiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE