A father and son team destroys a common virus with a superfast pulsing laser, without killing healthy cells. The father has a background in physics and the son’s background is in biology.


Their laser technique could shatter the protein shell of the tobacco mosaic virus, leaving behind only a harmless mucus-like mash of molecules. This was only done in a test tube, but they plan on doing tests in animals and humans in the future.

This sounds like science fiction, but just read the article yourself at wired.com. You never know, one day when your mom yells at you for going to a rave, you can just tell her you’re doing it for your health.

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3 Responses to Say “Superfast Pulsing Laser” Five Times Fast

  1. gondek says:

    i love you but you didn’t explain this well enough. I almost have no idea what you’re talking about.

    and you joke was lame.

    see you saturday :)


  2. Mosley says:

    I dont explain it becuse I want people to read the artical 😉 Why rewrite something that someone else has already done.

    My jokes are very good. I get them from Dane Cook.

  3. Dug says:

    What joke. I didn’t see a joke

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