Human Fibroblasts Infected with Rubella Virus Produce a Growth Inhibitor

@article{Plotkin1967HumanFI,
  title={Human Fibroblasts Infected with Rubella Virus Produce a Growth Inhibitor},
  author={S. Plotkin and A. Vaheri},
  journal={Science},
  year={1967},
  volume={156},
  pages={659 - 661}
}
  • S. Plotkin, A. Vaheri
  • Published 1967
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Science
  • A protein that inhibited mitosis of normal human diploid cells was demonstrated in extracts of WI-38 cells that were infected with rubella virus and that had gone into mitotic arrest subsequent to infection. A possible mechanism for the pathogenesis of the rubella syndrome is suggested. 
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