Induction of Murine C-Type Viruses from Clonal Lines of Virus-Free BaALB/3T3 Cells

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Science  08 Oct 1971:
Vol. 174, Issue 4005, pp. 157-159
DOI: 10.1126/science.174.4005.157


Each clone of BALB/c mouse embryo cells that has been tested can be induced to form C-type virus. The individual cells therefore contain a complete copy of the genetic information for making the murine RNA tumor viruses.