Viral lymphomagenesis.

  title={Viral lymphomagenesis.},
  author={Nabil M. Ahmed and Helen E Heslop},
  journal={Current opinion in hematology},
  volume={13 4},
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Several viruses have been associated with lymphomageneisis. Epstein-Barr virus is associated with B-cell lymphomas in immunosuppressed patients as well as some cases of Burkitt's lymphoma, some T and natural killer lymphomas and approximately 40% of cases of Hodgkin's disease. Human T-cell leukemia virus 1 and human herpes virus 8 genomes are also found in tumor cells in some types of lymphoma, while there are epidemiological data linking hepatitis C and lymphoma. The presence… CONTINUE READING