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Tiniest catch: UA scientists' fishing expedition reveals viral diversity in the sea


July 14, 2014

J. Cesar Ignacio Espinoza in a mobile lab Using bacteria as bait, University of Arizona (UA) scientists caught wild ocean viruses and then deciphered their genomes. They learned that the genetic lines between virus types in nature are less blurred than previously thought. Full Story

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