herpes simplex virus

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Synonyms for herpes simplex virus

a herpes virus that affects the skin and nervous system

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Herpes simplex virus type 1 generally causes sores in the mouth and lips, although it increasingly has been found to cause genital disease, Belshe explained There currently is no cure or approved vaccine to prevent genital herpes infection, which affects about 25 percent of women in the United States and is one of the most common communicable diseases and, once inside the body, remains there permanently, Belshe said.
Effect of aciclovir on HIV-1 acquisition in herpes simplex virus 2 seropositive women and men who have sex with men: A randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.
Herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) strain KOS and HSV-2 strain HG 52 were used for experiments and viruses were cultivated on RC-37 cells as described previously (Schnitzler et al.
Table 20: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Herpes Simplex Virus Treatment Market with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 70
The probability of in vivo reactivation of herpes simplex virus type I increases with the number of latently infected neurons in the ganglia.
Genotyping of herpes simplex virus by polymerase chain reaction.
The first is a copy of a small portion of the herpes simplex virus and the second is a T-cell binding ligand.
These nanoviricide drug candidates are designed to act against all herpes simplex virus strains, including HSV-1 and HSV-2.
In contrast, the 12-year Physician's Health Study found no association between antibody prevalence and subsequent first MI or thromboembolic stroke, or elevated C-reactive protein (56), while the Cardiovascular Health Study correlated antibodies to herpes simplex virus type 1 but not CMV or C.
New findings by researchers at the University of Calgary in Alberta show how the virus, herpes simplex virus 1 (HSV-1), does selective damage to cancerous tissue.
The first one is a copy of a portion of the herpes simplex virus against which the human immune system generates a response and the second one is a T-cell binding ligand, which stimulates and directs the immune response.
com/reports/c63667) has announced the addition of Infections - Herpes Simplex Virus Infection Drug Pipeline Report to their offering.
A new study suggests a way to thwart the herpes simplex virus and prevent loss of vision.
In this latter capacity, she directed the launches of real-time PCR diagnostic products for Chlamydia, Human Papillomavirus (HPV), Herpes Simplex virus and Strep B.
preclinical study showed that Famvir(R) (famciclovir, SmithKline Beecham), when administered during initial herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection, was more effective than valaciclovir (Valtrex(R), Glaxo Wellcome) in reducing the number of cells containing latent (dormant) HSV even when treatment was delayed for several days.
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