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The cancer that was a result of the injection of cell-free filtrate is the most definitive proof that viruses can cause cancer. The difficulty however in observing viruses is one among the many causes of slow development of cancer etiology.

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The most conclusive evidence that viruses cause cancer is provided by?

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