Laboratory manipulation of the AIDS-causing virus reveals evolutionary ‘dead-ends’
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Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center biologist and director of the Basic Sciences Division Dr. Jonathan Cooper studies the molecules that drive cell movement.
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Other drug targets could result from learning about the evolution of antiviral genes in a host.
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Leading to a better understanding the causes of and developing the treatments for human disease.
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