Latest Epstein-Barr virus Stories
WICHITA, Kan., June 4, 2014 The Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is a member of the herpes family that targets lymphocytes and epithelial cells.
Antibody prevalence (for EBV), adjusted for age and sex in non-Hispanic blacks is 74%, much higher than other segments of the population, according to an article published on May 11, 2014 in Clinical
There is “an increased frequency of latent EBV-infected B cells in MS,” according to a study published in Acta Neurologica Scandinavica on March 31, 2014 (1).
Anger leaves “your weary body more vulnerable to viruses and illness,” according to an article published on March 14, 2014 on TheAustralian.com.au (1).
polyDNA’s newest survey for the month of May discovered that 36% of respondents with arthritis wanted to know if EBV is the cause of their disease.
‘Abortive replication’ by a defective EBV is linked to ME/CFS, according to an article discussing a study published on SimmaronResearch.com on March 10, 2014 (1).
University of Montreal researchers have discovered how a component of the Epstein Barr (EBV) virus takes over our cells gene regulating machinery, allowing the virus to replicate itself.
MARKHAM, ON, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - A Markham, Ontario-based company has developed a specialized test which screens for nasopharyngeal cancer. (Photo:
Development of a vaccine against Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) has taken a step forward with the Canadian discovery of how EBV infection evades detection by the immune system.
The Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), or human herpesvirus 4, is part of the herpes family and causes cancer. It is one of the most common viruses in humans and is correlated to the pathogenesis of multiple autoimmune diseases including rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus, dermatomyositis, and multiple sclerosis. It can also cause several lymphoproliferative disorders and cancers. Most people gain adaptive immunity after being infected by EBV. In the US half of all five-year-olds and 90-95% of...
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