Jaagsiekte sheep retrovirus
is necessary and sufficient to induce a contagious lung cancer in sheep.
Dr Robert Yolken, from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, who led the study, said: 'A significant portion of the people with schizophrenia had active expression of the retrovirus
, whereas individuals without schizophrenia lacked the footprint.'
Shimizu's team developed the retrovirus
jointly with the Okazaki National Research Institutes in Aichi Prefecture.
has the unique ability to actually insert its genetic information directly into the genetic information of the infected host cells.
The start of the replication process is the production by the retrovirus
of a protein called Gag.
Proteases of animal retroviruses and their biological function had been characterized years earlier in animal retroviruses and in the first human retrovirus
to be discovered, the leukemia-causing retrovirus
Ecology and social organization of African tropical forest primates: aid in understanding retrovirus
* Is HIV "a conventional retrovirus
with a very simple genetic organization"?
ALS patients have also been found to have unusual retrovirus
activity in the parts of the brain damaged by the disease.
Hunter's book paints a picture of a continent about to be engulfed in social, economic, and political chaos, all because of 1 small retrovirus
protocols; virology and molecular biology.
For a decade, scientists, government officials, physicians, journalists, public-service ads, TV shows, and movies have told them that AIDS is caused by a retrovirus