Herpes simplex virus induces Fos expression in rat brainstem neurons.

@article{Gieroba1995HerpesSV,
  title={Herpes simplex virus induces Fos expression in rat brainstem neurons.},
  author={Zbigniew J Gieroba and Bi Song Zhu and William Walter Blessing and Steve Lodewijk Wesselingh},
  journal={Brain research},
  year={1995},
  volume={675 1-2},
  pages={329-32}
}
After the injection of Herpes Simplex Virus type 1 into the rat cervical vagus nerve, transneuronally labelled virus-containing neurons and glial cells were present in the medulla oblongata. Fos-containing nuclei were present in the same regions of the brain. A double-labelling procedure revealed that most of the virus-positive neurons also contained Fos… CONTINUE READING