Chromosome Abnormalities in vitro in Human Leukocytes Associated with Schmidt-Ruppin Rous Sarcoma Virus

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Science  09 Oct 1964:
Vol. 146, Issue 3641, pp. 248-250
DOI: 10.1126/science.146.3641.248


Chromosome breakage was observed in human leukocytes in vitro when Schmidt-Ruppin strain of Rous sarcoma virus was added to the cultures. Similar additions of Bryan strain of Rous sarcoma virus had no such effect.