Accession Number : AD0841971
Title : MULTIPLICATION OF FOOT-AND-MOUTH DISEASE VIRUS IN A TISSUE CULTURE OF PIG EMBRYO KIDNEYS,
Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA
Personal Author(s) : Lavrova, T. S.
Report Date : 1968
Pagination or Media Count : 7
Abstract : At the present time virus grown in one layer tissue culture is successfully used for preparing deactivated antifoot-and-mouth disease vaccine. This article discusses the effect of some conditions on the multiplication foot-and-mouth disease virus in a tissue culture of pig embryo kidney cells (PEK). The article discusses the materials and methods used in the study and the results of the study, contains a discussion of the results, and makes the following conclusions: (1) The multiplication of foot-and-mouth disease virus in PEK tissue culture does not depend on preliminary adsorption of virus on cells. (2) Growing foot-and-mouth disease virus in PEK culture for the preparation of vaccine is a promising method. (Author)
Descriptors : *TISSUE CULTURE), (*FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE VIRUS, SWINE, EMBRYOS, KIDNEYS, CELLS(BIOLOGY), ADSORPTION, GROWTH(PHYSIOLOGY), USSR.
Subject Categories : Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Medicine
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE