Canine parainfluenza virus-induced encephalitis in ferrets.

  title={Canine parainfluenza virus-induced encephalitis in ferrets.},
  author={Wolfgang Baumgaertner and Steven G. Krakowka and John R. Gorham},
  journal={Journal of comparative pathology},
  volume={100 1},
Young seronegative ferrets were intracerebrally inoculated with a neurotropic strain of canine parainfluenza (CPI) virus and serially killed at intervals after infection for subsequent viral immuno-peroxidase, light microscopical and scanning electron microscopical evaluation. The CPI virus infection resulted in a self-limiting non-suppurative ependymitis… CONTINUE READING