Minute infectious agent normally present in extremely small amounts in wild mice without causing obvious ill effects. It may induce cancerous tumours if grown in tissue culture and injected in large quantities into newborn mice or young hamsters, guinea pigs, and rabbits. It belongs to the Papovaviridae family of viruses.
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Implication of GAP in Ras-dependent transactivation of a polyoma enhancer sequence. (guanosine triphosphatase activating protein)
May 08, 1992; The function of GAP was investigated by studying its effect on the transcription from the Polyoma virus-thymidine kinase...