Parvoviruses and Cancer

  • Bernhard Hirt
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 91)


Parvoviruses are unique among the animal viruses by the fact that their genome consists of single stranded DNA. They are also the only group of DNA viruses which so far does not include any tumor viruses.


Polyoma Virus MASTOCYTOMA Cell Feline Panleukopenia Virus Erythema Infectiosum Mixed Leukocyte Culture 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bernhard Hirt
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  1. 1.Swiss Institute for Experimental Cancer ResearchEpalingesSwitzerland

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