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Newspapers report that cancer is caused by a virus

Richard Hall rhall at uvi.edu
Sun Feb 14 12:27:08 EST 1999

Typical of Carol T.  Two events define the progress 88 years.  And as
usual, she focuses on the least irrelevant.


At 5:02 PM +0000 2/14/99, ATeasd5941 wrote:
>February 14th * 1999 *
> (Re: Polio Vaccines)
>Possible Cancer Link found between 1960's SV40  and todays tumours.
>There is a  that the ' possible' cancer causing virus came from monkeys!
>January 21st * 1911 *
>Newspapers report that cancer is caused by a virus. Dr Fransis
> Peyon Rous of the Rockfeller Institute in New York successfully
> transferred a cancerous growth from a chicken into healthy hens.
>A chemical or microbe may be considered.
>So what's new 87 years later ?  Such is the advance of science.
>Carol T

Richard Hall
Comparative Animal Physiologist
Division of Sciences and Mathematics
University of the Virgin Islands
St. Thomas, USVI  00802

rhall at uvi.edu

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