A Giant Virus in Amoebae

@article{Scola2003AGV,
  title={A Giant Virus in Amoebae},
  author={Bernard La Scola and St{\'e}phane Audic and Catherine Robert and Liang Jungang and Xavier de Lamballerie and Michel Drancourt and Richard J. Birtles and Jean-Michel Claverie and Didier Raoult},
  journal={Science},
  year={2003},
  volume={299},
  pages={2033 - 2033}
}
During a study following a pneumonia outbreak in 1992, a microorganism growing in amoebae and resembling a small Gram-positive coccus ([Fig. 1][1]A) was isolated from the water of a cooling tower in Bradford, England. Despite attempts with various extraction protocols and low-stringency polymerase 
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