Caspase-3/-8/-9, Bax and Bcl-2 expression in the cerebellum, lymph nodes and leukocytes of dogs naturally infected with canine distemper virus.

@article{Puerto2010Caspase389BA,
  title={Caspase-3/-8/-9, Bax and Bcl-2 expression in the cerebellum, lymph nodes and leukocytes of dogs naturally infected with canine distemper virus.},
  author={Helen Lima Del Puerto and Almir Sousa Martins and Loredana Moro and Amy Milsted and Fabiana Luca Alves and Gissandra Farias Braz and Anilton C{\'e}sar Vasconcelos},
  journal={Genetics and molecular research : GMR},
  year={2010},
  volume={9 1},
  pages={151-61}
}
Canine distemper is an immunosuppressive disease caused by the canine distemper virus (CDV). Pathogenesis mainly involves the central nervous system and immunosuppression. Dogs naturally infected with CDV develop apoptotic cells in lymphoid tissues and the cerebellum, but this apoptotic mechanism is not well characterized. To better understand this process… CONTINUE READING