Long-lived Memory T Lymphocyte Responses After Hantavirus Infection

  title={Long-lived Memory T Lymphocyte Responses After Hantavirus Infection},
  author={Heather L. Van Epps and Masanori Terajima and Jukka T. Mustonen and T. Petteri Arstila and Elizabeth Ann Corey and Antti I Vaheri and Francis A. Ennis},
  journal={The Journal of Experimental Medicine},
  pages={579 - 588}
Puumala virus (PUUV) is a hantavirus that causes hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome (HFRS), which is an important public health problem in large parts of Europe. We examined the memory cytolytic T lymphocyte (CTL) responses in 13 Finnish individuals who had HFRS between 1984 and 1995. In seven of these donors, we detected virus-specific CTL responses… CONTINUE READING