Ocular infection with herpes simplex virus (HSV-1) in vitamin A-deficient and control rats.

@article{Nauss1985OcularIW,
  title={Ocular infection with herpes simplex virus (HSV-1) in vitamin A-deficient and control rats.},
  author={Kathleen M. Nauss and Christine A Anderson and Michael W. Conner and Paul M. Newberne},
  journal={The Journal of nutrition},
  year={1985},
  volume={115 10},
  pages={1300-15}
}
An experimental model was developed for studying ocular infections with herpes simplex virus (HSV) type 1 in vitamin A-deficient (-A) and pair-fed control (+A) rats. The severity and course of the disease was evaluated by clinical examination, slit lamp biomicroscopy and histopathologic observations. Experimental animals were in good health and were… CONTINUE READING