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Combating viruses: Code breakers turn code writers

Posted on 1 November 2017

Researchers who successfully cracked a code that governs infections by a major group of viruses have gone a step further, creating their own artificial code.

Professor Reidun Twarock, a Mathematical Biologist with the University of York’s Departments of MathematicsBiology, and the York Centre for Complex Systems Analysis, is part of a team who have written their own messages to regulate viral assembly.

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