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"Decoy" Cells Attract, Disarm Viruses Before Infection Occurs

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August 24, 2000
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American Chemical Society
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Decoy cells that act like “molecular flypaper” can attract and disarm viruses that cause disease, researchers reported at the 220th national meeting of the American Chemical Society.

Tiny molecules act like 'flypaper'


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