Debunking the myth that HSV-2 is a worse disease to have than HSV-1
can significantly reduce the psychological burden caused by this disease, and encourage patients to be more honest about their diagnosis.
After 24 h of incubation, the cells were then treated with HSV-1
and different PRR agonists for additional 24 h.
In a nonprimary infection, newly acquired infection with HSV-1
or HSV-2 occurs in a person with pre-existing antibodies to the other virus.
Better hygiene in wealthy countries is leading to a decrease in HSV-1
infection rates during childhood, raising the risk of young people catching it through oral sex.
Results of the antiviral activity and the cytopathic inhibitory assay of CaME against HSV-1
and HSV-2 were presented in Table II.
The initial stage of HSV-1
infection is influenced by the activity of type 1 interferon, macrophages, and NK cells that can limit early virus replication and spread .
This patient had a mixed HSV-1
and HSV-2 infection, which are relatively common.
In 1982, HSV-1
was first proposed as a probable candidate viral etiologic agent of AD and it is one of the better-known infectious agents in AD (9).
Studies on pregnant women in Tehran (Iran) showed that the level of neutralizing antibodies against HSV-1
and HSV-2 were 90.75% and 8.25%, respectively.
and HSV-2 are members of Herpesviridae family.
 Clinical manifestations of a chronic HSV infection (HSV-1
or HSV-2) among HIV/AIDS patients have been regarded by the World Health Organization (WHO) as an important presentation defining the disease progression of HIV/AIDS.
To provide further evidence for the potential for disease emergence at the human-NHP interface, we report a human herpes simplex vims type 1 (HSV-1
) infection in an eastern lowland gorilla (Grauer's gorilla, Gorilla beringei graueri).
Herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1
) is a member of the Herpesviridae family and is characterized by its ability to establish latency after primary infection and subsequently reactivated.
infection of the brain results in devastating necrotizing encephalitis.
More than half of neonatal herpes cases in the USA and Europe are associated with maternal acquisition of HSV-1
or HSV-2 near the time of delivery and the remainder result from exposure of the baby to reactivating maternal infection [5-7].