Spontaneous Lytic Replication and Epitheliotropism Define an Epstein-Barr Virus Strain Found in Carcinomas

The Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is found in a variety of tumors whose incidence greatly varies around the world. A poorly explored hypothesis is that particular EBV strains account for this phenomenon. We report that M81, a virus isolated from a Chinese patient with nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC), sho...

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Main Authors: Ming-Han Tsai, Ana Raykova, Olaf Klinke, Katharina Bernhardt, Kathrin Gärtner, Carol S. Leung, Karsten Geletneky, Serkan Sertel, Christian Münz, Regina Feederle, Henri-Jacques Delecluse
Format: Article
Published: Elsevier 2013-10-01
Series:Cell Reports
Online Access:http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2211124713005202