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Isolation and identification of lyssa virus strains from the area of oral antirabies vaccination in Slovakia

ONDREJKA R, DUROVE A, SVRCEK S, BENISEK Z, SULIOVA J
Veterinarni Medicina 42, 1997, 57-60

The study was aimed at isolation and subsequent identification of strains of rabies virus by means of monoclonal antibodies from foxes killed in the vaccination zone within the complex preliminary monitoring of oral antirabies vaccination. The results obtained indicate that the vaccines for oral antirabies vaccination used in Slovakia did not contain any vaccination strain pathogenic to the extremely sensitive target species - the fox (Vulpes vulpes)


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