EBV


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  • noun

Synonyms for EBV

the herpes virus that causes infectious mononucleosis

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Vitamin D correlates with EBV antibody levels, as it has an important "non-classic" influence on the body's immune system by modulating the[innate and adaptive] immune system.
Bluemling said completing the EBV program is one of his life's biggest accomplishments and has changed his life for the better.
The maternal ability EBV is designed to identify breeding lines where ewes express superior performance as mothers, in terms of their ability to influence lamb growth rate in early life.
In this study, however, the researchers instead looked for antibodies against a protein that can be produced even when only partial or incomplete reactivation of EBV occurs--and when this antibody was detected, it was associated with immune system malfunctions connected to inflammation, a known risk factor for heart disease.
In NPC patients, IgG antibodies typically react with a broad range of EBV lytic proteins.
03) for detectable versus undetectable EBV in semen; and 2.
It could be argued that any inflammatory process has the potential to carry EBV into the CSF as a passenger in infiltrating lymphocytes; however, PCR results for EBV in CSF are rarely positive for patients with other CNS infections (25).
Olgulardan tonsillektomi oncesi hazirlik icin alinan kan orneginde EBV profil testi calisildi (VCA IgG, VCA IgM, early antijen ve EBNA IgG bakildi) (Euroimmun, Germany).
Antibodies (immune proteins that indicate a person has been exposed) to EBV were significantly higher in people who eventually developed MS than in control samples of people who did not get the disease (JAMA 2001; 386:3083; JAMA 2005;293:2496; Archives of Neurology 2006;63:839).
Unlike PCDLBCL-LT, EBV-positive DLBCL of the elderly is, by definition, EBV positive.
To better understand how the immune system maintains its watch and how the virus turns cells cancerous, Rajewsky and his team had generated a model mimicking latent EBV infection by engineering mice whose B cells contained an inducible version of viral LMP1.
The EBV titers performed in February and March 2011 showed nondetectable levels.
This commentary summarizes the strength of this evidence in the context of many of the other known factors present in MS, and suggests ways of extending the search for EBV or any other infectious agent in establishing causation.
A beginning chapter offers an overview of the general state of knowledge on the viral antigens and the major cancers associated with EBV infections in humans.