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2012-06-27 22:52:38

Researchers at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) have been able, for the first time, to watch viruses infecting individual bacteria by transferring their DNA, and to measure the rate at which that transfer occurs.

2008-12-09 12:58:07

U.S. university researchers say they've uncovered clues from a virus quirk that may lead to new ways to kill E.


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