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Zika Virus Kills Brain Cancer Stem Cells

News   Sep 06, 2017 | Original story from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

 
Zika Virus Kills Brain Cancer Stem Cells

Brain cancer stem cells (left) are killed by Zika virus infection (image at right shows cells after Zika treatment). Credit: Zhe Zhu

 
 
 

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