Double infection of BALB/c mice with Rauscher murine leukemia and Herpes simplex virus type 2.


When BALB/c mice were first infected with Rauscher murine leukemia virus (MuLV-R) and then superinfected with Herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) the inhibition of the evolution of splenomegaly was observed. The effect did not depend on the route of HSV-2 administration. Experiments in which potent anti-interferon serum was administered to double infected… (More)