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B-Lymphotropic Papovavirus (LPV)—Infections of Man?

  • L. Brade
  • L. Gissmann
  • N. Mueller-Lantzsch
  • H. zur Hausen
Conference paper
Part of the Haematology and Blood Transfusion / Hämatologie und Bluttransfusion book series (HAEMATOLOGY, volume 26)

Abstract

A possibly new subgroup of papovaviruses has been isolated which appears to be characterized by its highly restricted host range which does not seem to extend beyond proliferating lymphoblasts. A virus revealing this host range derived from transformed African green monkey (AGM) lymphoblasts in described.

Keywords

Host Range Human Seron Cleavage Pattern Positive Seron Restricted Host Range 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Brade
  • L. Gissmann
  • N. Mueller-Lantzsch
  • H. zur Hausen

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