Persistence of respiratory syncytial virus genome and protein after acute bronchiolitis in guinea pigs.

@article{Hegele1994PersistenceOR,
  title={Persistence of respiratory syncytial virus genome and protein after acute bronchiolitis in guinea pigs.},
  author={Richard G. Hegele and Shizu Hayashi and Andrew M Bramley and James C. Hogg},
  journal={Chest},
  year={1994},
  volume={105 6},
  pages={1848-54}
}
Children with acute respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) bronchiolitis often develop sequelae of recurrent wheezing and asthma. To determine whether RSV persists within the lung after resolution of acute bronchiolitis, we examined the lungs of guinea pigs 60 days after intranasal inoculation with either human RSV (n = 10) or uninfected cell culture supernatant… CONTINUE READING