High prevalence of human herpesvirus type 8 (HHV-8) infection has been reported on the island of Sardinia. Among emigrants from Sardinia, rates of HHV-8 infection are lower than they are in Sardinia and are similar to those observed in the local population. Thus, environmental factors seem to play a relevant role in affecting the prevalence of HHV-8 infection.
|Autori:||ANGELONI A; MASALA MV; MONTESU MA; SANTARELLI R; SATTA R; CECCHERINI-NELLI LUCA; VALDIVIESO P; FAGGIONI A; COTTONI F|
|Titolo:||Environmental factors influence the rate of human herpesvirus type 8 infection in a population with high incidence of classic Kaposi|
|Anno del prodotto:||2006|
|Appare nelle tipologie:||1.1 Articolo in rivista|