The production of fever by influenzal viruses; factors influencing the febrile response to single injections of virus.

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The intravenous injection of the PR8 strain of influenza A virus, the Lee strain of influenza B, and the "B" strain of Newcastle disease virus produces fever in rabbits. This phenomenon has been studied in relation to certain in vitro properties of these viruses. Saline suspensions of virus prepared by centrifugation or elution from chicken erythrocytes… (More)

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@article{Wagner1949ThePO, title={The production of fever by influenzal viruses; factors influencing the febrile response to single injections of virus.}, author={Raymond R. Wagner and Ivan L. Bennett and V S Lequire}, journal={The Journal of experimental medicine}, year={1949}, volume={90 4}, pages={321-34} }