Prospects for control of herpes simplex virus disease through immunization.

@article{Stanberry2000ProspectsFC,
  title={Prospects for control of herpes simplex virus disease through immunization.},
  author={Lawrence R Stanberry and Anthony L Cunningham and Adrian Mindel and Leonard L. Scott and Spotswood L. Spruance and Fred Y. Aoki and Charles Jn Lacey},
  journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America},
  year={2000},
  volume={30 3},
  pages={549-66}
}
Herpes simplex viruses (HSVs) can cause a variety of infections, including genital herpes. Despite effective antiviral therapy, HSV infections remain a significant worldwide public health problem. Vaccines offer the best hope for controlling spread and limiting HSV disease. This article discusses the pathogenesis and immunobiology of mucocutaneous HSV infections, summarizes the spectrum of diseases caused by HSV, and provides a review of the field of HSV vaccine research. This article also… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 58 extracted citations

Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1 infection: overview on relevant clinico-pathological features.

Journal of oral pathology & medicine : official publication of the International Association of Oral Pathologists and the American Academy of Oral Pathology • 2008
View 5 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 200 references

Herpes simplex viruses.

Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America • 1998
View 10 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Immunogenicity of a disabled infectious single cycle HSV-2 vaccine in phase I clinical trials in HSV-2 seropositive and seronegative volunteers [abstract 22.008

JK Hickling, SE Chrisholm, IA Duncan
Abstracts of the 8th International Congress on Infectious Diseases (Boston). Belle Mead, NJ: Excerpta Medica, • 1998
View 13 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Safety, tolerability and viral containment of a disabled infectious single cycle HSV-2 vaccine evaluated in phase I clinical trials in HSV-2 seropositive and seronegative volunteers [abstract 22.009

JSC Roberts, JA Uttridge, JK Hickling
Abstracts of the 8th International Congress on Infectious Diseases (Boston). Belle Mead, NJ: Excerpta Medica, • 1998
View 13 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Neonatal herpes simplex virus infection in the British Isles.

Paediatric and perinatal epidemiology • 1996
View 7 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Genital and perinatal herpes simplex virus infections: prophylactic vaccines

LR Stanberry
2000

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…