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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 347597, 9 pages
A Study of Epstein-Barr Virus BRLF1 Activity in a Drosophila Model System
Department of Biology, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC 27402, USA
Received 21 October 2011; Accepted 6 December 2011
Academic Editors: I. R. Arkhipova, B. Harrach, and F. Meggetto
Copyright © 2012 Amy Adamson and Dennis LaJeunesse. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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