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Contact: Michael C. Purdy
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Washington University School of Medicine

Brain Infections

Caption: The white arrows highlight infected cells in a mouse brain. Scientists at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have discovered that genetic programming makes some brain cells more resistant to infection.

Credit: Hyelim Cho

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