Archiv für die gesamte Virusforschung

, Volume 43, Issue 1–2, pp 34–42

Nelson Bay virus

A novel reovirus
  • G. P. Gard
  • I. D. Marshall

DOI: 10.1007/BF01249346

Cite this article as:
Gard, G.P. & Marshall, I.D. Archiv f Virusforschung (1973) 43: 34. doi:10.1007/BF01249346


Biological and serological procedures have established that Nelson Bay virus (NB847), which was recovered from the blood of a fruit bat or “flying fox” (Pteropus poliocephalus), is a member of the reovirus group and that it differs from previously described reoviruses.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. P. Gard
    • 1
  • I. D. Marshall
    • 2
  1. 1.Veterinary Research StationGlenfield
  2. 2.Department of Microbiology, John Curtin School of Medical ResearchAustralian National UniversityCanberraAustralia

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