Journal of NeuroVirology

, Volume 14, Issue 5, pp 341–343 | Cite as

The bone marrow, B cells, and JC virus

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of NeurologyUniversity of Kentucky College of Medicine, Kentucky Clinic L-445LexingtonUSA

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