Properties of host and virus which influence defective interfering virus mediated-protection of mice against Semliki Forest virus lethal encephalitis

Alan Barrett, N. J. Dimmock

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Variation of the mouse strain, the amount of defective interfering (DI) virus and the amount of infectious Semliki Forest virus (SFV) are all factors which affect the efficiency with which DI SFV prevents the SFV-mediated lethal encephalitis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)185-188
Number of pages4
JournalArchives of Virology
Issue number1-2
StatePublished - Mar 1984
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology
  • Genetics

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