Medical Microbiology and Immunology

, Volume 175, Issue 2–3, pp 213–215 | Cite as

Neurochemical changes in brains of mice infected with Pichinde virus

  • A. D. T. Barrett
  • J. A. Johnson
  • A. J. Cross
  • G. R. Taylor
Diseases of Experimental Animals


Neurochemical Change Pichinde Virus 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. D. T. Barrett
    • 1
  • J. A. Johnson
    • 2
  • A. J. Cross
    • 3
  • G. R. Taylor
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MicrobiologyUniversity of SurreyGuildfordUK
  2. 2.Division of PsychiatryClinical Research CentreHarrowUK
  3. 3.Department of PhysiologyUniversity of ManchesterManchesterUK

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