Streptococcus pyogenes infection in mice.


We inoculated 5 to 7-week-old female C3HeB/FeJ mice with Streptococcus pyogenes strain B514-Sm (type M50) by both an intranasal and intratracheal route and characterized the resulting illness. Following intranasal inoculation, the animals developed signs of illness within 1 to 8 days post-inoculation which correlated with acute, suppurative… (More)


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@article{Husmann1996StreptococcusPI, title={Streptococcus pyogenes infection in mice.}, author={Lars Husmann and Dirck L. Dillehay and V M Jennings and J Railton Scott}, journal={Microbial pathogenesis}, year={1996}, volume={20 4}, pages={213-24} }