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Methods comparison for molecular diagnosis of human herpesvirus 8 infections.

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Summary of "Methods comparison for molecular diagnosis of human herpesvirus 8 infections."

Human herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8) virological diagnosis and monitoring relies mainly on real-time PCR.

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Name: Journal of clinical virology : the official publication of the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology
ISSN: 1873-5967
Pages: 104308

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A genus of the family HERPESVIRIDAE, subfamily GAMMAHERPESVIRINAE, infecting B-cells in humans and new world primates. The type species human herpesvirus 4 (HERPESVIRUS 4, HUMAN) is better known as the Epstein-Barr virus.

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