Fain, Nathan
July 1983
Advocate;7/21/83, Issue 372, p20
Reports on a theory proposed by a female researcher Jane Teas about the spread of AIDS. Hypothesis of Teas linking AIDS to a variant of a pig disease; Results of investigation into the theory; Further research on the functioning of AIDS virus.


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