TITLE

Genial Germs

PUB. DATE
April 1961
SOURCE
New Yorker;4/8/1961, Vol. 37 Issue 8, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the contention of microbiologist, Doctor René Dubos, that viruses are often benevolent and beneficial to the infected host. His lecture on the similarities between man and microbes is excerpted. The benefits of viruses to plants were also discussed by Dubos. Other properties of microbes and viruses are considered.
ACCESSION #
22776941

 

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