The clinical significance of EBV DNA in the plasma and peripheral blood mononuclear cells of patients with or without EBV diseases.

@article{Kanakry2016TheCS,
  title={The clinical significance of EBV DNA in the plasma and peripheral blood mononuclear cells of patients with or without EBV diseases.},
  author={Jennifer A Kanakry and Aparna M Hegde and Christine M Durand and Allan B Massie and Amy E Greer and Richard Frederick Ambinder and Alexandra Valsamakis},
  journal={Blood},
  year={2016},
  volume={127 16},
  pages={2007-17}
}
Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is a ubiquitous virus that establishes a latent infection within the host and in some cases can lead to the development of EBV-associated lymphomas, lymphoproliferative disorders, hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis, solid tumors, and other diseases. We studied the clinical significance of detecting EBV DNA in the plasma and peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) of 2146 patients who had blood specimens sent to the Johns Hopkins Hospital clinical laboratory for viral… CONTINUE READING
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