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Introduction

  • Lori Frappier
Chapter
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Cancer Research book series (BRIEFSCANCER, volume 3)

Abstract

Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is a gamma-herpesvirus that infects greater than 90 % of adults worldwide.

Keywords

Viral Gene Expression Oral Epithelium Lytic Infection Posttransplant Lymphoproliferative Disease Constant Copy 
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References

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of TorontoTorontoCanada

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