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The Dilution of Dog Poison


    M. PASTEUR has communicated to the French Academy of Sciences (May 19, 1884) the results of his experiments on the attenuation of the virus of rabies, which, if they should be confirmed, would furnish us with the means of protecting dogs from rabies, and as a necessary sequel of protecting the human race from hydrophobia, that absolutely deadly and intractable disease which in every country where rabies exists devours every year some hundreds of human victims.

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