Latest congenital cytomegalovirus infection Stories

2013-07-25 23:21:44

“Approximately one in five children with congenital CMV infection will develop permanent problems, such as hearing loss or developmental disabilities" according to an article published

2013-06-14 23:21:03

During the month of June, which is Congenital Cytomegalovirus Awareness Month, polyDNA highlights the dangers newborns face when CMV is passed from the mother to the child during childbirth.

Common Virus Associated With Type 2 Diabetes Later In Life
2012-08-28 07:35:01

A common, yet normally dormant, virus has been found to cause diabetes later in life in people who are infected with it. The virus, known as cytomegalovirus (CMV), can infect anyone and once a person is infected, he or she has the virus for life.

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