Epstein Barr Virus Volume 2: One Herpes Virus: Many Diseases by Christian Münz

By Christian Münz

Epstein Barr virus (EBV) used to be stumbled on because the first human tumor virus round 50 years in the past. when you consider that its discovery in Burkitt’s lymphoma it's been linked to quite a few different malignancies, infectious mononucleosis or even autoimmune ailments. the 2 e-book volumes on EBV summarize the 1st 50 years of study in this tumor virus, beginning with old views on discovery, oncogenicity and immune keep an eye on, reviewing the function that the virus performs within the numerous linked illnesses and concluding with a dialogue on how the immune process retains chronic EBV an infection less than keep watch over in fit EBV providers and will be used to regard EBV linked ailments. The respective 32 chapters are written via overseas specialists from 3 continents for overall healthiness care services, biomedical researchers and sufferers which are stricken by EBV. The assembled wisdom might actually help to appreciate EBV linked illnesses greater and to boost EBV particular vaccination within the close to future.

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