Kritisk kommentar i Retrovirology om kontamineringsstudiene

Posted on 24/01/2011


I en kritisk kommentar setter Gerwyn Morris fokus på studiedesignet til en av kontamineringsstudiene om XMRV som ble publisert før jul.

In essence this article submits that the work in question departs so profoundly from the work of other research groups that the results must be treated with caution.  In particular these results are at best open to interpretation and at worst may be the product of experimentally induced artifacts.


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…This of course means that any conclusion made by PCR alone regarding the association of XMRV and mouse DNA is profoundly unsafe.