From meningitis in man, encephalitis in cattle and sheep, a myocardial infection in fowl, and a generalized infection in rabbits, different observers have isolated Gram-positive organisms which are closely related. Their cultural and serological properties are described. When injected intravenously into chickens, rabbits, or guinea pigs there is an unusual blood response, the monocytes being markedly increased. The organisms tend to localize in the myocardium with resulting necrosis.
Article| August 01 1935
PATHOGENIC ORGANISMS OF THE GENUS LISTERELLA
C. V. Seastone
From the Department of Animal and Plant Pathology of The Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research, Princeton, N. J.
Received: May 09 1935
Online Issn: 1540-9538
Print Issn: 0022-1007
Copyright, 1935, by The Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research New York
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C. V. Seastone; PATHOGENIC ORGANISMS OF THE GENUS LISTERELLA . J Exp Med 1 August 1935; 62 (2): 203–212. doi: https://doi.org/10.1084/jem.62.2.203
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