Virus Induction of osteosarcomas in Mice

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Science  11 Feb 1966:
Vol. 151, Issue 3711, pp. 698-700
DOI: 10.1126/science.151.3711.698


A virus extractcd from an osteosarcoma of a mouse produces simiillar fumors when Injected into newborn mice. The original tumor appeared spoiltaneously in an untreated CFI male. The time between inoculation with virus and detection of bone sarcoma has been as short as 23 days.