Herpes suspected to have killed jumbo calf in Kerala forest

The death of a two-year-old elephant in Wayanad forest in Kerala is suspected to be due to herpes, a deadly infectious disease.

Tests to start on vaginal ring to prevent pregnancy, HIV

Clinical trials are to begin soon on a new vaginal ring that promises to provide months of protection against pregnancy, HIV and herpes, US researchers said Wednesday.

Herpes virus exploits immune response to cause infection

The herpes simplex virus type-1 (HSV-1), which affects an estimated 50 to 80 percent of all American adults, exploits an immune system receptor to boost its infectivity and ability to cause disease, according to researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and colleagues.

MJ infected me with herpes during sex, claims woman

A woman has claimed that late Michael Jackson sexually transmitted a disease to her in the late ‘70s that ruined her life.

Study associates herpes to Alzheimer`s disease

HSV1, the cause of the common cold sore, persists in a latent form inside nerve cells.

Study associates herpes to Alzheimer`s disease

HSV1, the cause of the common cold sore, persists in a latent form inside nerve cells.