Herpes simplex virus infections remain a serious global health problem and are the leading cause of genital ulcer disease, a major co-factor in the HIV epidemic, and associated with significant morbidity and mortality in newborns born to mothers who are infected. In a recent publication in eLife, Drs. William Jacobs and Betsy Herold of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine have taken a giant step toward developing a viable herpes vaccine. 

 

Peer-review Articles on the HSV-2 ΔgD vaccine

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