[Phorbol ester-induced expression of primate retroviruses (author's transl)].

Addition of the tumor promoter 12-0-Tetradecanoyl-phorbol-13-acetate (TPA) to the growth medium of certain human cell cultures persistently infected with simian retroviruses of type C (BaEV, SSV) or type D (MPMV) or a human cell line-derived type D isolate (PMFV), respectively, resulted in a considerable but transient stimulation of virus production… CONTINUE READING