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Trud. Akad. Nauk. Kazakhskoi SSR, Inst. Zool., (1953) 1: 30-36.

NAMRU-3 Translation 3 (T3).

Translation from Russian.

Department of Medical Zoology

United States Naval Medical Research Unit no. 3

c/o American Embassy

Cairo, Egypt


U.S. government work.


First paragraph:

In conducting inspection of sheep on haemosporidiosis in some districts of South-Kazakhstankoi region, we repeatedly observed theileriasis and anaplasmosis of sheep.

Note: Numerous other experimental data in this paper are omitted from the present translation. This report is of special interest because it establishes the role of an argasid tick as a vector of blood protozoa. Translation made and distributed by Medical Zoology Department, U. S. Naval Medical Research Unit no. 3, Cairo, Egypt.