The pathogenicity of bovine strains of foot and mouth disease virus for impala and wildebeest.

@article{Anderson1975ThePO,
  title={The pathogenicity of bovine strains of foot and mouth disease virus for impala and wildebeest.},
  author={Euan C. Anderson and John D Anderson and W J Doughty and S Drevmo},
  journal={Journal of wildlife diseases},
  year={1975},
  volume={11 2},
  pages={248-55}
}
Impala (Aepyceros melampus) and wildebeest (Connochaetes taurinus) were infected with bovine strains of foot and mouth disease virus by intradermolingual inoculation. No clinical signs developed in the impala but mild atypical lesions developed in the tongues of the wildebeest with generalized spread to one foot in two of the eight animals exposed. All the impala but only some of the wildebeest developed viraemia. No virus could be isolated from any tissues in either species after the 7th day… CONTINUE READING

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