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Human Herpesvirus 2

Known as: Herpesvirus 2 (alpha), Human, Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2, Herpes simplex virus (type 2) 
A species of enveloped and spherical viruses with a capsid with T=16 icosahedral symmetry and surrounded by amorphous tegument, in the Herpesviridae… 
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Objective To assess the impact of Stepping Stones, a HIV prevention programme, on incidence of HIV and herpes simplex type 2 (HSV… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
Objective:To estimate the sex-specific effect of herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) on the acquisition of HIV infection… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
CONTEXT Herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) and type 2 are common infections worldwide. Herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) is… 
Review
2003
Review
2003
Herpesviruses engage multiple receptors during viral entry. Some are considered binding receptors only, in that engagement with… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Plasmacytoid dendritic cells (pDCs) have been identified as a potent secretor of the type I interferons (IFNs) in response to CpG… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
Information on age- and sex-specific prevalence of herpes simplex virus (HSV) types 2 and 1 infections is essential to optimize… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
  • A. Wald, K. Link
  • The Journal of infectious diseases
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 24084780
To determine the contribution of herpes simplex type 2 (HSV-2) infection to the risk of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND The acquisition of genital herpes during pregnancy has been associated with spontaneous abortion, prematurity, and… 
Review
1997
Review
1997
Background Herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) infection is usually transmitted sexually and can cause recurrent, painful genital…