Corpus ID: 29755505

[Signs of natural infection with hepatitis A in brown macaques (Macaca arctoides)].

@article{Andzhaparidze1987SignsON,
  title={[Signs of natural infection with hepatitis A in brown macaques (Macaca arctoides)].},
  author={A. Andzhaparidze and Z. V. Shevtsov and L. I. Korzaia and Iu V Karetnyĭ and M. Balaian},
  journal={Voprosy virusologii},
  year={1987},
  volume={32 5},
  pages={
          541-4
        }
}
The results of examinations of stump-tailed monkeys (M. arctoides) held in captivity are presented. The presence and levels of anti-HAV and anti-HAV class M in the blood sera of monkeys were determined by the enzyme-immunoassay (EIA), and alanine aminotransferase (AIAT) activity was measured. HAV in stool specimens collected from the monkeys was detected by immune electron microscopy and EIA. In the first examination, 2 out of 10 monkeys were found to have anti-HAV and one of them to have anti… Expand
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