Recent developments in herpesvirus therapy.


The antiherpes drugs, aciclovir and ganciclovir, are considered the standard treatments and prophylactic agents for infections caused by herpes simplex virus (HSV), varicella zoster virus (VZV) and cytomegalovirus (CMV). Until a decade ago, the impact of aciclovir on the control of severe and life-threatening herpesvirus infections was unprecedented. During… (More)


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@article{Naesens2001RecentDI, title={Recent developments in herpesvirus therapy.}, author={Lieve M J Naesens and E. M. De Clercq}, journal={Herpes : the journal of the IHMF}, year={2001}, volume={8 1}, pages={12-6} }