Infectious mononucleosis-like response in common marmosets infected with Epstein-Barr virus.

@article{Wedderburn1984InfectiousMR,
  title={Infectious mononucleosis-like response in common marmosets infected with Epstein-Barr virus.},
  author={Nina Wedderburn and John M. Edwards and Claude Desgranges and Claude Fontaine and Brenda Cohen and Guy d{\'e} The},
  journal={The Journal of infectious diseases},
  year={1984},
  volume={150 6},
  pages={878-82}
}
Callithrix jacchus marmosets infected with Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) with or without concurrent treatment with cyclosporin A (CySA) remained healthy. Five marmosets given virus alone developed lymphocytosis and heterophile antibody. Antibody to EBV capsid antigens (VCA) appeared and remained at titers of 1:40-1:80 from 15 weeks onward. Two animals produced antibody to the R component of early antigens (EA) from six weeks onward. Five CySA-treated EBV-infected marmosets showed no increase in… CONTINUE READING

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