Pathogenesis of Coccidioides immitis in monkeys.

  title={Pathogenesis of Coccidioides immitis in monkeys.},
  author={J L Converse and Edwin P. Lowe and M W Castleberry and G P Blundell and A R Besemer},
  journal={Journal of bacteriology},
Converse, J. L. (U. S. Army Chemical Corps, Fort Detrick, Frederick, Md.), E. P. Lowe, M. W. Castleberry, G. P. Blundell, and A. R. Besemer. Pathogenesis of Coccidioides immitis in monkeys. J. Bacteriol. 83:871-878. 1962.-Respiratory exposure to arthrospores from the submerged growth of Coccidioides immitis, strain Cash, in liquid medium resulted in similar pathogenesis in monkeys to that of strain Silveira arthrospores harvested from solid medium. Infectivity of 100% was noted with doses of 50… CONTINUE READING