Papillomaviruses in human disease: Part I. Pathogenesis and epidemiology of human papillomavirus infections.

@article{Doeberitz1992PapillomavirusesIH,
  title={Papillomaviruses in human disease: Part I. Pathogenesis and epidemiology of human papillomavirus infections.},
  author={Magnus von Knebel Doeberitz},
  journal={The European journal of medicine},
  year={1992},
  volume={1 7},
  pages={415-23}
}
Papillomas of man and animals were shown to contain an infectious agent at the beginning of this century. Since then, various attempts were made to isolate the papilloma inducing agent. Electron microscopic studies later revealed that the agent is a virus, however all attempts to culture it with conventional virological techniques failed. It took until the… CONTINUE READING