Brain Tumors (Gliomas) Induced in Hamsters by Bryan's Strain of Rous Sarcoma Virus

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Science  29 Jan 1965:
Vol. 147, Issue 3657, pp. 504-506
DOI: 10.1126/science.147.3657.504


Gliomas and choroid plexus papillomas were induced by intercerebral inoculation of Rous sarcoma virus, Bryan's strain, in newborn hamsters. Of five pools of virus tested, four were effective when used at high dose.