- Jan 2010
A VIRUS WHICH CAN MAKE YOU DUMB: ATCV-1
BY JEFFREY ROWLAND / HEALTH & LIFESTYLE / 03 DEC 2014
Researchers from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and the University of Nebraska have discovered a virus that can attack human DNA. The attack can be so severe that the person may lose his memory, intelligence and even his learning ability. The virus has been dubbed as a stupid virus and can make a person completely dumb.
Researchers from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and the University of Nebraska working jointly have located and identified a virus which has been named ATCV-1. Later it was experimented on normal individuals and later on some of the subjects lost a section of their mental capacity.
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Viruses that can make you fat, viruses that can make you stupid .... makes you wonder, how much of what we are today is the result of action of viruses back in the evolutionary tree?