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"Defective" Virus Surprisingly Plays Major Role in Spread of Disease
February 28, 2013
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.Defective viruses, thought for decades to be essentially garbage unrelated to the transmission of normal viruses, now appear able to play an important role in the spread of disease, new research by the University of California, Los Angeles, life scientists indicates.Full Story
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