Adenovirus in Blood Clots from Cases of Infectious Hepatitis

See allHide authors and affiliations

Science  03 Jun 1966:
Vol. 152, Issue 3727, pp. 1390
DOI: 10.1126/science.152.3727.1390


Adenovirus type 5 was isolated from blood clots from 27 of 30 sporadic cases of infectious hepatitis. Only one isolation of virus, also adenovirus 5, was made from blood clots from 70 persons with no known contact with infectious hepatitis.