I'm a second year student of medicine, and i'm confronted with the
When Specific Pathogen Free immunosuppressed laboratory rats are
intrathecally infected with RCMV, they develop a meningitis, according to
data extracted from our experimental setting, instead of an encephalitis.
Any literature about the relation between RCMV infected animals, and the
development of a meningitis, or an explanation of the described
phenomenon is welcome.
Jeroen S. Kloover