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
      Microbiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE