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Endobiont Viruses Sensed by the Human Host – Beyond Conventional Antiparasitic Therapy

  • Raina N. Fichorova mail,

    rfichorova@rics.bwh.harvard.edu

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Genital Tract Biology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Yujin Lee equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Yujin Lee, Hidemi S. Yamamoto

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Genital Tract Biology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Hidemi S. Yamamoto equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Yujin Lee, Hidemi S. Yamamoto

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Genital Tract Biology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Yuko Takagi,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunobiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Gary R. Hayes,

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York, United States of America

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  • Russell P. Goodman,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunobiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Current address: Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Xenia Chepa-Lotrea,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Genital Tract Biology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Current address: Xenia Chepa-Lotrea: NIH, NIDDK, Liver Disease Branch Immunology, Section, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Olivia R. Buck,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Genital Tract Biology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Ryan Murray,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Genital Tract Biology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Current address: Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Tomasz Kula,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunobiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • David H. Beach,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York, United States of America

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  • Bibhuti N. Singh,

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York, United States of America

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  • Max L. Nibert

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunobiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Published: November 07, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0048418

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