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human herpesvirus 8

Known as: HHV-8, Sarcoma-Associated Herpesvirus, Kaposi, Herpesviruses, Kaposi's Sarcoma-Associated 
A type of herpesvirus that may cause Kaposi sarcoma (a rare cancer that can cause skin lesions) and a type of lymphoma (cancer that begins in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Epstein-Barr virus (EBV or HHV4), a member of the human herpesvirus (HHV) family, has recently been shown to encode microRNAs… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The completion of the human genome sequence has made possible genome-wide studies of retroviral DNA integration. Here we report… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Epidemiologic studies suggest that human herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8) is sexually transmitted among men who have sex with men… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV, also known as human herpesvirus 8, or HHV 8) is a virus that is consistently… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) is the leading neoplasm of AIDS patients, and HIV infection is known to be a major risk factor for its… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Kaposi sarcoma (KS) is the leading neoplasm of HIV-infected patients and is also found in several HIV-negative populations… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The genome of the Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV or HHV8) was mapped with cosmid and phage genomic libraries from… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND DNA fragments that appeared to belong to an unidentified human herpesvirus were recently found in more than 90 percent… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Multicentric Castleman's disease (MCD) is an atypical lymphoproliferative disorder defined using clinical and pathologic criteria… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Representational difference analysis was used to isolate unique sequences present in more than 90 percent of Kaposi's sarcoma (KS… Expand
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