Journal of Okayama Medical Association
Published by Okayama Medical Association

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恙虫病病病毒の性質変換に関する研究殊に変異病毒株の固定性について 第2編 変異恙虫病病毒を抗原とする補体結合反応における反応原性の固定性について

高樹 正浩 岡山大学医学部微生物学教室
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In order to elucidate the stability of the occured change on the properties of the tsutsugamushi disease rickettsia by contineous action of small amount of chloramphenicol in the body of mouse, the author investigated the stability of the varied rickettsia using that rickettsia as the antigen in the complement fixation test. As the result of this investigation, the occured change on the properties of the rickettsia found to be turned back to that of the original rickettsia by serial passage through normal mouse at least 7 generations.