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Volume 19, Number 7—July 2013

Dispatch

Asynchronous Onset of Clinical Disease in BSE-Infected Macaques

Judith Montag1, Walter Schulz-Schaeffer, Annette Schrod, Gerhard Hunsmann, and Dirk MotzkusComments to Author 
Author affiliations: German Primate Center, Göttingen, Germany (J. Montag, A. Schrod, G. Hunsmann, D. Motzkus); University of Göttingen, Göttingen (W. Schulz-Schaeffer)

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Table

Incubation periods of cynomolgus macaques infected intracerebrally with 50 mg brain homogenate from bovine spongiform encephalopathy–infected cattle*

Animal Haplotype at
codon 129 First clinical signs, dpi Duration of clinical phase, dpi
A1 M/M 931 17
A2 M/M 1,398 103
A3 M/M 946 91
A4 M/M 1,025 94
A5 M/M 1,340 143
A6 M/M 946 103

*dpi, days postinfection.

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1Current affiliation: Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany.

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