Lasting impressions: an epigenetic imprint of past viral infection
Aging, Environment, & DiseaseDNA Methylation and Hydroxymethylation

Lasting impressions: an epigenetic imprint of past viral infection

Christine E. Birdwell and Rona S. Scott Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Center for Molecular and Tumor Virology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport, Shreveport, LA 71130 Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is a prevalent human herpesvirus affecting over 90% of the adult population worldwide. Most individuals harbor EBV asymptomatically as lifelong …

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