Cytomegalovirus in the Elderly: Impact of Cytomegalovirus Infection on Senescence of the Immune System

Abstract

Many alterations have been described of both innate and acquired immunity in the elderly. Age-associated dysregulation of the immune function has been demonstrated in diverse species including humans. Immunosenescence contributes to morbidity and mortality due to the greater incidence or reactivation of infectious diseases and, possibly, autoimmunity and… (More)

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@inproceedings{Gayoso2010CytomegalovirusIT, title={Cytomegalovirus in the Elderly: Impact of Cytomegalovirus Infection on Senescence of the Immune System}, author={Inmaculada Gayoso and Alejandra Pera and Sara Cantis{\'a}n and Rafael Sabido Solana and Juli{\'a}n Torre-Cisneros}, year={2010} }