Accession Number : AD0757737

Title :   Host Parasite Relationship: Influence of Endocrine System and Season on Trypanosomiasis and Metabolic Exchange of Substances and the Growth Response in Mice.

Descriptive Note : Annual technical rept.,

Corporate Author : VIRGINIA STATE COLL PETERSBURG

Personal Author(s) : Sen,Dilip K. ; Jones,W. R. ; Asamoah,Ellen ; Wilson,A.

Report Date : FEB 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 42

Abstract : ;Contents: Growth of Swiss Webster male mice fed mouse chow and infected with Trypanosoma duttoni(H strain); Growth of Swiss Webster male mice fed pryidoxine deficient diet and infected with T. duttoni; The development of T. duttoni in mice fed laboratory mouse chow and associated with testosterone propionate treatment; The role of replacement testosterone in castrated mice infected with T. duttoni.

Descriptors :   (*TRYPANOSOMA, GROWTH(PHYSIOLOGY)), (*ENDOCRINE GLANDS, TRYPANOSOMA), HORMONES, METABOLISM, TESTOSTERONE, PARASITES, MICE, EXPERIMENTAL DATA

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE