inoculation test

inoculation test

An obsolete test in which monkeys were injected with the cerebrospinal fluid of patients with soccidianomyleitis, the results of which were regarded as positive if meningitic or paralysing signs appeared within a week.
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Development and evaluation of an in vitro virus isolation procedure as a replacement for the mouse inoculation test in rabies diagnosis.
When the plants went into dormancy and during the assessment in the following year, no symptoms of the disease on the twigs had been detected for the first inoculation test.
The mouse inoculation test was conducted by using brains of 13 bats that died during capture and transport (9).
The mouse inoculation test showed typical rabies sign as compared to control mice which did not show any such signs.
USDK-CBB-15, in a greenhouse leaf inoculation test conducted at Kimberly, ID, in January 2004, had a mean disease score of 2 on the basis of a 1-to-9 scale where I is no visible infection and 9 is completely susceptible.
Historically, the rabbit inoculation test is the gold standard for detecting very low titers of Treponema pallidum.
03 ml by intracerebral route, according to the standard mouse inoculation test (Koprowski, 1996).
Complete autopsy was not authorized by the family, but a postmortem retro-orbital brain sample confirmed rabies diagnosis by FAT, isolation on neuroblastoma cells, RREID, and mouse inoculation test.
Three replicate samples of each inoculation test (24 h before & after) were obtained.
In addition, the 277 brains that were collected in 2006 were homogenized and tested for virus isolation by the intracerebral mouse inoculation test as described elsewhere (9).