Kaisodi Virus, a New Agent Isolated from Haemaphysalis Spinigera in Mysore State, South India

II. Characterization and Identification

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  • Virus Research Centre, Rockefeller Foundation Virus Laboratories, Poona, India
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Kaisodi virus, an agent isolated repeatedly and only from Haemaphysalis spinigera, is proposed as a new virus. Some of its physical and biological properties are described.

Author Notes

The Virus Research Centre is jointly maintained by the Indian Council of Medical Research and The Rockefeller Foundation. The Centre also receives a grant (3x4307) of PL 480 funds from the National Institutes of Health, USPHS, through the Indian Council of Medical Research.