Published in Proteomics Weekly, October 4th, 2004
"Herpesvirus saimiri (HVS) is a gamma(2)-herpesvirus sharing genomic colinearity and a high degree of functional homology with HHV-8. To begin exploring the correlates of HVS infectivity and neutralization, we designed and implemented a new reporter assay," wrote researchers in the United States.
"Using this assay," R.E. Means and colleagues reported, "we could demonstrate that HVS neutralizing antibodies are present at high levels in naturally infected squirrel monkeys and are strongly induced after pathogenic, experimental infection of common...
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