Experimental congenital toxoplasmosis in Wistar and Holtzman rats.

@article{Paulino1999ExperimentalCT,
  title={Experimental congenital toxoplasmosis in Wistar and Holtzman rats.},
  author={J P Paulino and Ricardo W.A. Vitor},
  journal={Parasite},
  year={1999},
  volume={6 1},
  pages={63-6}
}
Congenital toxoplasmosis was evaluated in Wistar and Holtzman rats using two strains of Toxoplasma gondii isolated in Brazil. Pregnant rats were inoculated by subcutaneous or intraperitoneal routes with 10(6) or 8 x 10(6) tachyzoites of N strain (virulent for mice) and by subcutaneous or oral routes with 10(2) or 1.2 x 10(3) cysts of P strain (avirulent for mice). The tissues of rat pups born from these rats were bioassayed for T. gondii infection. T. gondii was not observed in the pups born… CONTINUE READING

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