Studies on the Virus of Venezuelan Equine Encephalomyelitis in Trinidad, W.I.

III. Reisolation of Virus

Wilbur G. Downs
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T. H. G. Aitken
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Summary

Isolation of numerous strains of VEE virus from mosquitoes, sentinel mice and field rodents in Trinidad in 1959, 1960 and 1961 is reported. These constitute the first recoveries of this agent in Trinidad since the original isolations in 1943.

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Staff member, The Rockefeller Foundation (formerly Director, Trinidad Regional Virus Laboratory, Port of Spain, Trinidad, W.I.).

Medical Officer, Health Department, Trinidad and Tobago, assigned to Trinidad Regional Virus Laboratory.

Staff member, The Rockefeller Foundation, assigned to the Trinidad Regional Virus Laboratory.

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