Etiology of Oroya Fever : Iii. the Behavior of Bartonella Bacilliformis in Macacus Rhesus.


The experiments reported here were carried on in the main with passage strains of Bartonella bacilliformis, and the results indicate that the virulence of the organism has been considerably enhanced by passage through susceptible animals. While the animals of the earlier experimental series showed no anemia, some of the present group manifested a definite… (More)