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Cell-Mediated Immunity in Infectious Mononucleosis

  • G. Verucchi
  • L. Attard
  • M. Maldini
  • G. Gelati
  • A. Boschi
  • E. Beltrandi
  • G. Fasulo
  • A. Moroni
  • R. Mancini
  • F. Chiodo
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 257)

Abstract

Infectious Mononucleosis (I.M.) is an acute viral illness caused by Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), the only Herpes virus of humans that is lympho-tropic (Sugden, 1982). It has been recognized all over the world, but the clinical disorder is rarely reported in developing countries.

Keywords

Lymphocyte Subset Infectious Mononucleosis Double Labelling Immunofluorescence Viral Capsid Antigen Double Labelling Technique 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Verucchi
    • 1
  • L. Attard
    • 1
  • M. Maldini
    • 1
    • 3
  • G. Gelati
    • 1
  • A. Boschi
    • 1
  • E. Beltrandi
    • 1
    • 3
  • G. Fasulo
    • 1
  • A. Moroni
    • 1
    • 2
  • R. Mancini
    • 1
    • 3
  • F. Chiodo
    • 1
  1. 1.Infectious Diseases InstituteUniversity of BolognaItaly
  2. 2.Microbiology InstituteUniversity of BolognaItaly
  3. 3.Central Dept. of Clinical PathologyM. Malpighi HospitalBolognaItaly

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