The strain of Plasmodium lophurae, malaria parasite, used in this investigation was one which had been received in 1947 from an infected duck supplied by the Rockefeller Institute of Princeton, New Jersey. It was maintained by transmitting it serially through young White Pekin ducks.
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science
©1955 Iowa Academy of Science, Inc.
Harding, Delma E.
"Some Responses of Chickens to Infection with Plasmodium lophurae,"
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, 62(1), 543-549.
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