HHV-6: nuovi ruoli per un patogeno antico.

Translated title of the contribution: HHV-6, new perspectives

M. Comar, P. Burgnich, P. D'Agaro, G. Dal Molin, A. Caruso, D. Di Luca, C. Campello

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HHV-6 is the etiological agent of Exanthema subitum, and its role in human infection is well known. Recently, molecular diagnostics tools showed for HHV-6 new pathogenetic features and new clinical implication. The present paper highlights recent knowledge on HHV-6 infection and presents a number of results concerning HHV-6 infection in children who had undergone BMT and concerning the roles of endothelial cells as viral reservoir.

Translated title of the contributionHHV-6, new perspectives
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)115-121
Number of pages7
JournalAnnali di igiene : medicina preventiva e di comunità
Issue number1-2
Publication statusPublished - 2004


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