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Epstein-Barr virus

Epstein-Barr virus

Medical July 11, 2012

The Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is a member of the herpes virus family known as human herpes virus 4 (HHV-4). EBV is a highly contagious and a very common virus that affects most people at some time in their life. In fact most estimate that at least half of all 5 year olds have been infected with EBV and that as many as 95% of adults in the US have also been infected at some point in their life…

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