Epstein-Barr Virus and the Immune System

Some viral infections are self-limited, like viruses that cause cold and upper respiratory infections but there are other viruses that, once you’re infected with them, can hang around indefinitely. One such virus is called the Epstein-Barr virus. Epstein-Barr belongs to a family of viruses called herpes viruses. Herpes viruses are more familiar than you might … Continue reading Epstein-Barr Virus and the Immune System