Immunocyte response to experimental mumps virus infection in Rhesus monkeys.

@article{Genco1973ImmunocyteRT,
  title={Immunocyte response to experimental mumps virus infection in Rhesus monkeys.},
  author={Robert J. Genco and Thomas D. Flanagan and F G Emmings},
  journal={Infection and immunity},
  year={1973},
  volume={7 4},
  pages={520-5}
}
Nineteen rhesus monkeys were inoculated with mumps virus by retrograde ductal instillation into the parotid gland. Evidence of infection was obtained in all instances. Virus was isolated from buccal swabbings and parotid biopsies for 1 week after inoculation. A vigorous serum-neutralizing antibody response occurred within 3 weeks, and there was marked… CONTINUE READING