Antibody response of the newborn after herpes simplex virus infection.

@article{Kahlon1988AntibodyRO,
  title={Antibody response of the newborn after herpes simplex virus infection.},
  author={J Kahlon and Richard J. Whitley},
  journal={The Journal of infectious diseases},
  year={1988},
  volume={158 5},
  pages={925-33}
}
Antibody responses to herpes simplex virus (HSV) types 1 and 2, as determined by enzyme-linked immunoabsorbent assay (ELISA), neutralization, and immunoblot, were assessed in sera from newborns with documented HSV infections. The antibody response of the newborns was defined by disease duration and correlated with disease classification and outcome. Three unique observations were made. First, the quantity of total antibodies at presentation, as determined by ELISA and neutralization, was not… CONTINUE READING

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