1921
Volume s1-18, Issue 2
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645
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Abstract

Summary

  • 1.  The feces of 287 cone-nose bugs and the blood of sixty rodents, chiefly wood rats, from Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, and Utah were examined microscopically for , the protozoan cause of American human trypanosomiasis.
  • 2.  None of these bugs or rodents showed the infection.
  • 3.  Specimens of the bugs were infected experimentally in the laboratory with the California and a Brazilian strain of
  • 4.  The localities from which rats or bugs were examined are shown on an accompanying map.
  • 5.  The two localities in southwestern United States where the infection is known to be present in animal carriers are near San Diego, California and Tucson, Arizona.

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1938-03-01
2017-09-24
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  • Received : 11 Aug 1937

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