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Immunoblot analysis of the humoral immune response to cytomegalovirus in non-pregnant and pregnant guinea pigs

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The temporal appearance of antibodies to guinea pig cytomegalovirus (CMV) proteins was examined in pregnant and non-pregnant guinea pigs by immunoblotting. Antibodies to 12 guinea pig CMV proteins appeared in a defined time course during primary infection and were detected at a later time and in lower concentrations in pregnant than in non-pregnant guinea pigs.

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Bu, F.R., Griffith, B.P. Immunoblot analysis of the humoral immune response to cytomegalovirus in non-pregnant and pregnant guinea pigs. Archives of Virology 110, 247–254 (1990).

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