Guidelines for the prevention and treatment of B-virus infections in exposed persons.
B-virus (Cercopithecine herpesvirus 1) infection in humans and macaques: potential for zoonotic disease.
from pet macaque monkeys: an emerging threat in the United States?
mulatta monkey bites include physical trauma and/or infection with B-virus
(Macacine herpesvirus 1), oral bacteria (including Clostridium tetani), and rabies virus.
The high rate of antibodies to hepatitis E virus in young, intravenous drug-abusers with acute hepatitis B-virus
infection in a Swedish community: a study of hepatitis markers in individuals with intravenously or sexually acquired hepatitis B virus infection.
In Puerto Rico, risk for transmission of B-virus
from free-ranging rhesus monkeys to humans has become a serious challenge.
Knowledge of the clinical signs and risk factors for human B-virus
disease allows early initiation of antiviral therapy and prevents severe disease or death.
Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays (ELISA) to detect antibodies to CeHV-1 in macaque sera were performed at the B-Virus
Reference Laboratory at Georgia State University (12).