Volume 19, Issue 6_Part_2
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645


R. E. Shope, Yale Arbovirus Research Unit, 60 College Street, New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.A., 10 July 1969.


Isolated by Smithsonian field team in collaboration with personnel of YARU at New Haven, Conn., from serum of a normal adult (skull ossified) netted on 2 September 1966 at Bahig Village, Matruh Governate, United Arab Republic, Lat. 31° N, Long. 30° E. Irrigated garden oasis in semi-desert. Serum stored in sealed ampoule at -60°C until tested.

Undiluted serum inoculated 0.015 ml ic in 3-day-old mouse on 22 September 1966.

Virus reisolated. First virus of this type in laboratory.

Filterable through Millipore 220 nm but not 100 nm. No data. Sensitive to 1:500 sodium deoxycholate; control titer 10 LD per 0.02 ml, after-treatment titer 10.


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