Retrovirologist Stephen Goff joins Vincent, Rich, and Alan for a discussion of recent papers on the retrovirus XMRV and its association with chronic fatigue syndrome and prostate cancer.
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Links for this episode:
- Recombinant origin of XMRV (Science Express)
- No evidence of gammaretroviruses in XMRV-positive CFS patients (Science Express)
- Editorial expression of concern (Science)
- Absence of XMRV in CFS patients (J Virology)
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