Dictionary of Human Evolution and Biology

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Epstein-Barr Virus

DNA virus of the herpes group that infects B lymphocytes; transmitted through intimate contact; Aka human herpesvirus type

4. EBV is the cause of infectious mononucleosis, or mono, Aka kissing disease. EBV has an integration site on HSA


See Burkitt lymphoma.

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