JAMES D. TRASK, M.D.; JOHN R. PAUL, M.D.
In order to learn if the virus of poliomyelitis can be detected in monkeys' stools after it has been inoculated intracutaneously the experiment presented in table 1 was performed. It may be described as follows:
On April 2, 1941, stools were collected from 10 monkeys representing four (or five) different species and one chimpanzee. The animals were then inoculated intracutaneously with the SK strain of virus (generation XIV) from monkey No. 17-66, a green African monkey. Injections were made in 10 piqures in the left flank with 2 c.c. of a 10 per cent suspension of glycerolated cord. The inoculated
TRASK JD, PAUL JR. INTRACUTANEOUS INOCULATION OF POLIOMYELITIS VIRUS IN MONKEYS AND ITS DETECTION IN THEIR STOOLS(INTRACUTANEOUS INOCULATION OF POLIOMYELITIS VIRUS IN MONKEYS AND ITS DETECTION IN THEIR STOOLS*). Ann Intern Med. 1942;17:975–978. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-17-6-975
Download citation file:
Published: Ann Intern Med. 1942;17(6):975-978.
Infectious Disease, Vaccines/Immunization.
Copyright © 2018 American College of Physicians. All Rights Reserved.
Print ISSN: 0003-4819 | Online ISSN: 1539-3704
Conditions of Use