In retrospect: A century of phage lessons

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Nature
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528,
Pages:
46–48
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doi:10.1038/528046a
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One hundred years after the first description of viruses that infect bacterial cells, the contribution of these bacteriophages to fundamental biology, biotechnology and human health continues unabated and deserves celebration.

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  1. Forest Rohwer and Anca M. Segall are at the Viral Information Institute, Department of Biology, San Diego State University, San Diego, California 92182, USA.

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