Swine recovered from infection with either swine influenza or swine influenza virus alone are usually not only immune but refractory to human influenza infection. Swine recovered from infection with a mixture of human influenza virus and H. influenzae suis are usually immune to swine influenza while those recovered from infection with human influenza virus alone are usually not immune to swine influenza. The possible mechanisms involved in the cross-immunity between the influenza viruses are discussed.
Article| August 01 1937
IMMUNOLOGICAL RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE SWINE AND HUMAN INFLUENZA VIRUSES IN SWINE
Richard E. Shope
From the Department of Animal and Plant Pathology of The Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research, Princeton, N. J.
Received: April 25 1937
Online Issn: 1540-9538
Print Issn: 0022-1007
Copyright, 1937, by The Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research New York
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Richard E. Shope; IMMUNOLOGICAL RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE SWINE AND HUMAN INFLUENZA VIRUSES IN SWINE . J Exp Med 1 August 1937; 66 (2): 151–168. doi: https://doi.org/10.1084/jem.66.2.151
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