Detection of human papillomavirus DNA in plucked hairs from renal transplant recipients and healthy volunteers.

@article{Boxman1997DetectionOH,
  title={Detection of human papillomavirus DNA in plucked hairs from renal transplant recipients and healthy volunteers.},
  author={Ingeborg L. A. Boxman and R. J. M. Berkhout and L H Mulder and Monika C Wolkers and J N Bouwes Bavinck and Bert Jan Vermeer and Jan ter Schegget},
  journal={The Journal of investigative dermatology},
  year={1997},
  volume={108 5},
  pages={712-5}
}
We have previously detected a group of human papillomaviruses originally found in skin lesions of epidermodysplasia verruciformis (EV) patients in skin cancers from renal transplant recipients and from non-immunosuppressed patients. The reservoir of EV-HPVs is still unknown. In the current study we investigated whether EV-HPV DNA can be detected in plucked… CONTINUE READING