herpes virus


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Related to herpes virus: herpes zoster virus, shingles, HPV virus
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Noun1.herpes virus - any of the animal viruses that cause painful blisters on the skin
animal virus - an animal pathogen that is a virus
herpes simplex virus, herpes simplex - a herpes virus that affects the skin and nervous system
herpes zoster virus, herpes zoster - a herpes virus that causes shingles
EBV, Epstein-Barr virus - the herpes virus that causes infectious mononucleosis; associated with specific cancers in Africa and China
CMV, cytomegalovirus - any of a group of herpes viruses that enlarge epithelial cells and can cause birth defects; can affect humans with impaired immunological systems
varicella zoster virus - the member of the herpes virus family that is responsible for chickenpox
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The viruses that are associated with cancers include hepatitis B and C viruses (HBV and HCV), human papilloma viruses (HPV), human T-cell leukemia virus (HTLV-1), human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), human herpes virus 8 (HHV-8) which is also known as Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpes virus (KSHV), and Merkel cell polyomavirus (MCV).
BRIAN replies: Cats are vaccinated against feline herpes virus, feline calicivirus, feline panleucopenia and feline leukaemia virus.
Summary: Washington DC [USA], Nov 29 (ANI): A team of researchers has identified a protein that could prevent cancer by restricting a type of herpes virus from replicating.
A fatal herpes virus has become a threat to oysters worldwide, (https://theconversation.
The herpes virus multiplies inside cancer cells and then bursts them, and encourages the immune system to attack them.
CSIRO, NSW Department of Primary Industries and the Invasive Animals CRC have put in years of work to assess this biological control measure, the carp herpes virus, to put a stop to the pest.
Antiviral therapy company NanoViricides (NYSE MKT:NNVC ) reported on Monday the launch of an agreement for the evaluation of its nanoviricides drug candidates in models of ocular herpes virus infections in partnership with the University of Wisconsin.
Activation of latent herpes virus infections can cause symptomatic or asymptomatic recurrent infection, the main cause of reactivation is due to immune loss.
Riyadh, 18 Safar 1437 AH, November 30, 2015, SPA -- The Ministry of Agriculture has temporarily banned the import of live Koi carps fish from the State of Austria because of the emergence of Koi herpes virus disease.
RHS usually occurred in host with immunocompromise by reactivation of herpes virus which was described with dermatomal herpetic rash, unilateral facial paralysis, vertigo, tinitus, hearing loss, nausea, vomiting, and often associated with acute otalgia.
Herpes virus is well-known in the human population but in cats it is associated with respiratory disease.
Shah and his team loaded the herpes virus into MSCs and injected the cells into glioblastoma tumors developed in mice.

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