herpesvirus-8

herpesvirus-8

Kaposi sarcoma-related herpesvirus, see there.
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Kaposi sarcoma is a multicentric tumor caused by Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus, also called human herpesvirus-8. Patients suffer multiple lesions on the skin and oral mucosa, and at times other organs such as the lungs or gastrointestinal mucosa.
Immunohistochemical stains for human herpesvirus-8 (HHV-8), CD31, CD34, and Factor VII were strongly positive, supporting the diagnosis of KS (Figure 4).
Sirianni et al., "[gamma]-Interferon produced by CD8+ T cells infiltrating Kaposi's sarcoma induces spindle cells with angiogenic phenotype and synergy with human immunodeficiency virus-1 Tat protein: an immune response to human herpesvirus-8 infection?" Blood, vol.
Molecular and pathologic characterization of an AIDS-related body cavity-based lymphoma, including ultrastructural demonstration of human herpesvirus-8: a case report.
Human herpesvirus-8 (HHV-8), also called Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV), is a member of the gamma herpesvirus family [1].
We dedicate this study to the memory of Juan Carlos Ferrufi no, who was chief of the Pathology Department at Hospital Nacional Cayetano Heredia and founding member of the Human Herpesvirus-8 and Kaposi Sarcoma Working Group.
They consider such topics as SV40 and cancer, new insights into the role of the dUTP-ase in Epstein-Barr virus, the oncogenesis of human papillomavirus (HPV), human herpesvirus-8 and cortico-steroids, polyomavirus and cancer, and macrophage involvement in the inflammation-induced onset of Epstein-Barr virus-related tumor.
Epstein-Batr virus latent gene expression in primary effusion lymphomas containing Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus/human herpesvirus-8. Blood 1997, 90, 1186-1191,
Past work showed that herpesvirus-8 is present in most Kaposi's sarcoma patients and some healthy people, says Julio C.
Reactivation of and primary infection with human herpesvirus-8 among solid organ transplant recipients.