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Leukæmia in the Progeny of Mice inoculated with a Leukæmogenic Virus

Naturevolume 191pages509510 (1961) | Download Citation

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TEN years ago Gross first reported a raised incidence of leukæmia in mice of a low-leukæmic strain (C3H) inoculated when newly born with a cell-free extract of leukæmic tissue from a high-leukæmic strain (AK)1. He also observed a raised incidence in the progeny of the inoculated mice2. Since then, the first observation has been several times confirmed, but the second has not been reported from any other laboratory.

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    Gross, L., Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med., 76, 27 (1951).

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    Gross, L., Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med., 78, 342 (1951).

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    Moloney, J. B., J. Nat. Cancer Inst., 24, 933 (1960).

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    Salaman, M. H., Rowson, K. E. K., and Harvey, J. J. (in the press).

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  1. Cancer Research Department, London Hospital Medical College, Whitechapel, London, E.1

    • M. H. SALAMAN
    •  & J. J. HARVEY

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