Lansing strain


Lan·​sing strain
variants also Lansing virus
: a strain of a serotype of the poliovirus that is pathogenic for monkeys and rodents and has been extensively used in studying polio

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“Lansing strain.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Mar. 2023.

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