Accession Number : AD0749263

Title :   Annual Progress Report, 1 July 1971 - 30 June 1972,

Corporate Author : ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH UNIT PANAMA APO NEW YORK 09826

Personal Author(s) : Burke,James C.

Report Date : JUL 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 62

Abstract : The research program is devoted to the study of infectious diseases and their vectors of military importance in Latin America. The investigations reported within this report are primarily directed toward the organisms Leishmania braziliensis and Venezuelan equine encephalomyelitis, and the general biological factors pertaining to phlebotomine sandflies as vectors of cutaneous leishmaniasis. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LEISHMANIA, DISEASE VECTORS), (*VENEZUELAN EQUINE ENCEPHALOMYELITIS VIRUS, DISEASE VECTORS), (*INFECTIOUS DISEASES, PANAMA), MILITARY MEDICINE, EPIDEMIOLOGY, DIPTERA, RODENTS, EQUINES, HUMANS, PATHOLOGY, VIRUS DISEASES, PROTOZOA

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE