For then chicken cholera had not been invented—at least not down in the Tennessee blue grass country.
Mastitis and chicken cholera were among the common diseases brought under control by new drugs.
Mr. Pasteur has discovered two such vaccine viri--one for chicken cholera and the other for charbon.
Pasteur hastened to apply his discovery of the attenuation of the virus of chicken cholera to the virus of splenic fever.
There is a chicken cholera which wipes out whole flocks of hens.
The particular disease experimented with was that infectious malady of poultry known familiarly as "chicken cholera."
Swine plague, which in the United States in 1879 destroyed over a million hogs, and chicken cholera, also engaged his attention.
Other fowls promptly died, exhibiting all the characteristic symptoms of chicken cholera.
Then, working on the same lines as for chicken cholera, he proceeded to elaborate vaccine material for anthrax.
Cultures of chicken cholera virus kept for some time became less active.