Scientists Discover Giant Viruses With Features Only Seen Before in Living Cells

TESSA KOUMOUNDOUROS 14 FEB 2020 Sifting through a soup of genes sampled from many environments, including human saliva, animal poop, lakes, hospitals, soils and more, researchers have found hundreds of giant viruses – some with abilities only seen before in cellular life. The international team, led by scientists from University of California, Berkeley, has discovered…