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Herpesvirus 4, Human

"Herpesvirus 4, Human" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The type species of LYMPHOCRYPTOVIRUS, subfamily GAMMAHERPESVIRINAE, infecting B-cells in humans. It is thought to be the causative agent of INFECTIOUS MONONUCLEOSIS and is strongly associated with oral hairy leukoplakia (LEUKOPLAKIA, HAIRY;), BURKITT LYMPHOMA; and other malignancies.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Herpesvirus 4, Human" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Herpesvirus 4, Human" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 581 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 27 publications in 1994 and 2013
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.