[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
March 13, 1943


Author Affiliations


Assistant Professor of Anatomy, University of Chicago.

JAMA. 1943;121(11):885. doi:10.1001/jama.1943.02840110087029

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.


To the Editor:—  In the January 23 issue of The Journal you review an article by Dr. Arthur Lack on the intravascular agglutination of blood in avian malaria. The original observations on the intravascular agglutinations and consequent sludging of the blood were made in Macacus rhesus monkeys infected with Plasmodium knowlesi malaria. These observations were made in the late summer and fall of 1940 at the University of Tennessee Medical School by Drs. Warren Stratman-Thomas, Theodore S. Eliot and myself. A preliminary note on this work was published in the Anatomical Record (79:90 [March, supp. 2] 1941). These studies have been carried on for the past two years at the University of Tennessee through the cooperation of the University of Tennessee, the Tennessee Valley Authority and the University of Chicago. These three institutions pooled facilities, equipment and manpower for the work. In addition to those mentioned, Mr. Edward H.

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview