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Human breast gross cystic disease (GCD) fluid was analyzed by sodium dodecyl sulfate-acrylamide gel electrophoresis, and four major proteins (GCDFP-70), GCDFP-44, GCDFP-24, and GCDFP-15) were… (More)
Nine patients with laboratory-acquired Rocky Mountain spotted fever were seen during the period 1971 to 1976. Investigation of each case revealed either definite or probable exposure to an aerosol… (More)
The ability of a killed phase I Coxiella burnetii vaccine to induce cell-mediated immune responses in guinea pigs was studied. Cell-mediated immune responses were assessed by the inhibition of… (More)
Some strains of spotted fever rickettsiae could be distinguished by their ability or inability to form plaques in monolayer cultures of various mammalian and avian cell types.
An attempt was made to find a suitable animal model for studies of spotted fever group rickettsiae. Inbred and outbred mice, the guinea pig, ferret, gerbil, hamster, wild rabbit, cotton rat, sheep,… (More)
A subhuman primate model was developed for study of the pathogenesis of infection with Coxiella burnetii. Cynomolgus monkeys (Macaca fascicularis) that were exposed to 10(5) mouse median infectious… (More)
Abstract Electrophoretic analyses were performed to establish the polypeptide profiles of the following tick-borne typhus rickettsiae of the spotted fever group: Rickettsia rickettsii (Sheila Smith,… (More)
Rickettsia rickettsii were identifiable by the immunofluorescence technique in skin specimens obtained by biopsy on days 4 and 8 of illness from patients with Rocky Mountain spotted fever. The… (More)