CSHL Research Links Harmless Viruses And Cancer

Sun, 25 Feb 2007 07:00 AM EST

... Research led by Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) may link viruses that have been considered harmless to chromosomal instability (CIN) and cancer. "If the model that we propose is correct, protecting the body against viruses, or preventing the cell fusion that they cause may decrease the frequency of cancers and prevent their progression," said CSHL's lead investigator Yuri Lazebnik. [click link for full article] ...