Susceptibility of the adult T cell leukemia (ATL) cell lines to HHV-6B


Human herpes virus 6 (HHV-6) was first isolated from cultures of the peripheral blood lymphocytes of patients with AIDS and other lymphoproliferative disorders. Until now, it has been suggested that this virus is an etiological agent for exanthem subitum2 and may be related to several other syndromes.3 There are two variants, A and B, in HHV-6. The variant… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.leu.2401049


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