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Joshua Weitz, Georgia Institute of Technology Research News

Caption: Joshua Weitz, an assistant professor in Georgia Tech’s School of Biology, recently showed that bacteria-infecting viruses make collective decisions about whether to kill host cells immediately after infection or enter a latent state to remain within the host cell.

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