A lamb model for human respiratory syncytial virus infection.

@article{Lapin1993ALM,
  title={A lamb model for human respiratory syncytial virus infection.},
  author={Craig D Lapin and Peter W Hiatt and Claire Langston and Elizabeth Mason and P T Piedra},
  journal={Pediatric pulmonology},
  year={1993},
  volume={15 3},
  pages={151-6}
}
Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is the most important cause of bronchiolitis and pneumonia in young children. The development of an animal model of RSV disease serves to better understanding the pathophysiology of airway disease from RSV infection in infants and children. Groups of six lambs were inoculated intratracheally (IT) or intranasally (IN) with a… CONTINUE READING