Monday, March 21, 2016

BacterioFiles 244 - Rabbit Viruses Exploding Cancer

This episode: A conversation with Audiommunity hosts about a rabbit virus that may help treat cancer while preventing the treatment from killing the patient!

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Show notes:
News item/Journal Paper
Audiommunity podcast
Unedited version of this episode

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