Human herpesvirus 8-associated neoplasms: the roles of viral replication and antiviral treatment.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


Current opinion in infectious diseases, Volume 24, Issue 4, p.295-301 (2011)


2011, Center-Authored Paper, Clinical Research Division, Public Health Sciences Division, September 2011, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division


In this review, we highlight the importance of human herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8) lytic replication and the potential for antiviral therapies to prevent or treat HHV-8-related neoplasms.