Volume 18, Number 12—December 2012
Variant Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease Virus in Young Rabbits, Spain
|Rabbit no. and age||Infection method||Tissue
|1. Adult (control)||SC||–||–||–||–||+/–||–|
|2. Young (control)†||SC||+||++||++||+||++||+/–|
*Young rabbits were 30 d of age on the day of experimental infection. Control rabbits (1 and 2) were each injected with 500 µL sterile PBS. RHDV, rabbit hemorrhagic disease virus; PBS, phosphate-buffered saline; SC, subcutaneous injection; IN, intranasal administration; –, not detected; +, ++, +++, increasing levels of antigen.
†Died 96 h after experimental infection of animals 3–8.
‡Died 48 h after experimental infection.
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