Herpes Simplex Virus 2 News and Research

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Herpes Simplex Virus-2 is a sexually transmitted viral infection, which often produces painful sores, usually in the genital area. Once infected, an individual may carry the virus and be subject to recurrent bouts of infection. Some estimate that as many as 20 percent of the adult population in the United States has been exposed to the virus.
Researchers to study whether menstrual cups can help prevent vaginal infections

Researchers to study whether menstrual cups can help prevent vaginal infections

EPFL scientists create gold nanoparticles to combat all viruses

EPFL scientists create gold nanoparticles to combat all viruses

AMSBIO launches new range of Herpes Virus Entry Mediator products

AMSBIO launches new range of Herpes Virus Entry Mediator products

FDA approves first medical device system that can make adjustments to implanted lens after cataract surgery

FDA approves first medical device system that can make adjustments to implanted lens after cataract surgery

New study explores how herpes simplex virus may change during familial transmission

New study explores how herpes simplex virus may change during familial transmission

Combination treatment provides positive results for people with advanced melanoma

Combination treatment provides positive results for people with advanced melanoma

Research reveals underlying reason for intense pain in patients with shingles

Research reveals underlying reason for intense pain in patients with shingles

UIC researchers identify enzyme that triggers corneal inflammation

UIC researchers identify enzyme that triggers corneal inflammation

Scientists develop potential new therapy for targeting skin cancer metastases in the brain

Scientists develop potential new therapy for targeting skin cancer metastases in the brain

Reliable clinical assay detects Zika virus from semen samples

Reliable clinical assay detects Zika virus from semen samples

Phase 1 trial shows safety and tolerability of oncolytic HSV-1 for children, young adults with cancer

Phase 1 trial shows safety and tolerability of oncolytic HSV-1 for children, young adults with cancer

NIH scientists identify protein complexes involved in promoting HSV infection and reactivation

NIH scientists identify protein complexes involved in promoting HSV infection and reactivation

New genital herpes vaccine candidate shows promising results in preclinical tests

New genital herpes vaccine candidate shows promising results in preclinical tests

Could pathogen infection really lead to Alzheimer’s?

Could pathogen infection really lead to Alzheimer’s?

Slayback Pharma launches Generic Zovirax Ointment 5% for herpes virus infections

Slayback Pharma launches Generic Zovirax Ointment 5% for herpes virus infections

USPSTF recommends against routine serologic screening for genital HSV infection

USPSTF recommends against routine serologic screening for genital HSV infection

Study compares medications for treatment of persons with recurrent genital herpes

Study compares medications for treatment of persons with recurrent genital herpes

Researchers develop new way to prevent diseases caused by herpesvirus infections

Researchers develop new way to prevent diseases caused by herpesvirus infections

Progesterone treatment protects female mice against consequences of influenza infection

Progesterone treatment protects female mice against consequences of influenza infection

Research may help explain mechanism by which Zika virus breaches placental barrier

Research may help explain mechanism by which Zika virus breaches placental barrier