DYER, Rollo Eugene
Typhus fever. A virus of the typhus type derived from fleas collected from wild rats.Publ. Hlth. Rep. (Wash.), 46, 334-38, 1931.
Murine typhus shown to be caused by an organism later named Rickettsia mooseri, transmitted by fleas from rats to man. With A. Rumreich and L. F. Badger.
Subjects: BACTERIOLOGY › BACTERIA (mostly pathogenic; sometimes indexed only to genus) › Rickettsiales › Rickettsia, INFECTIOUS DISEASE › VECTOR-BORNE DISEASES › Lice-Borne Diseases › Typhus