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Case Report: Splenic Infarction in Infectious Mononucleosis due to Epstein-Barr Virus I...
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Nishioka H, Hayashi K et. al.

Nov 30th, 2021 - Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is the most common cause of infectious mononucleosis (IM) and IM is a clinical syndrome typically characterized by fever, pharyngitis, and cervical lymph node enlargement. We describe the case of a 19-year-old man with IM ...

EBV, CMV, and BK viral infections in pediatric kidney transplantation: Frequency, risk ...
Pediatric Transplantation; Levi S, Davidovits M et. al.

Nov 25th, 2021 - Improved short- and long-term outcomes of kidney transplantation have been achieved over the past decades due to improved immunosuppression. This may have increased the risk for infections and, particularly, for the viral infections: cytomegalovir...

Quantitative Off-target Detection of Epstein-Barr Virus-derived DNA in Routine Molecula...
The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics : JMD; Petrova-Drus K, Quesada AE et. al.

Nov 22nd, 2021 - Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is associated with hematologic and solid tumors. In this study, we utilized a hybridization capture-based next generation sequencing (NGS) platform that targets 400 genes associated with hematological malignancies to detec...

Epstein-Barr virus nuclear antigen 2 extensively rewires the human chromatin landscape ...
Genome Research; Hong T, Parameswaran S et. al.

Nov 21st, 2021 - The interplay between environmental and genetic factors plays a key role in the development of many autoimmune diseases. In particular, the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is an established contributor to multiple sclerosis, lupus, and other disorders. P...

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Schizophrenia patients have ‘aberrant’ response to Epstein-Barr
Christopher Palmer

Oct 15th, 2019 - Individuals with schizophrenia had elevated levels of one Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) antibody but atypically low levels of another, which investigators deemed an “aberrant immune response. ” Faith Dickerson, PhD, MPH, Lorraine Jones-Brando, PhD,and c.

Vitamin D Boosts, Smoking Clouds Cognition in MS

Oct 15th, 2018 - BERLIN — Higher vitamin D levels at the time of a diagnosis of a clinically isolated syndrome (CIS) were associated with better cognitive performance 11 years later. In contrast, cigarette smoking was linked to worse long-term cognition. Seroposit...

Study supports link between pediatric MS and remote viral infections
Sharon Worcester

May 17th, 2017 - BOSTON – Prior Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection and prior herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection each appear to be associated with development of pediatric-onset multiple sclerosis (MS), according to findings from a large national case-control stu.

T Cells Targeting Epstein-Barr Virus -- A New Treatment for MS?

Apr 26th, 2017 - BOSTON — A new approach to the treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS) — use of T cells sensitized to the Epstein-Barr virus — has shown encouraging results in a preliminary study. The study, presented at the American Academy of Neurology 2017 Annual...

Low Vitamin D, Epstein-Barr, Linked to Later MS

Aug 24th, 2012 - August 24, 2012 — Low levels of vitamin D and exposure to the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) have been linked to the development of multiple sclerosis (MS), new research shows. "Changes [in both] vitamin D levels and EBV immunoreactivity even 2 to 3 yea...

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