Definition of Epstein-barr virus
1. Noun. The herpes virus that causes infectious mononucleosis; associated with specific cancers in Africa and China.
Medical Definition of Epstein-barr virus
Lexicographical Neighbors of Epstein-barr Virus
Literary usage of Epstein-barr virus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"23 March 1970; revised 15 May 1970 • Differential Reactivity of Human Serums with Early Antigens Induced by Epstein-Barr Virus Abstract Inoculation of 64-10 ..."
2. Lymphoma Project Report: Current Issues in Research and Treatment of AIDS by Michael Marco (1995)
"Epstein-Barr virus in AIDS-related primary central nervous system lymphoma. ... 5-Azacytidine up regulates the expression of Epstein-Barr virus nuclear ..."
3. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Information for Physicians edited by Barry Leonard (1998)
"Prolonged atypical illness associated with serological evidence of persistent Epstein-Barr virus infection. Lancet. 1982;l:61-64. 5. Dubois RE, Seeley JK, ..."