Transmission Electron Micrographb of Herpes Simplex Viruses in the Nucleus of a Host Cell

Image provided by Dr. Fred Murphy and Sylvia Whitfield.
Courtesy of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Herpes simplex viruses (HSV) cause fever blisters (usually HSV-1) and genital herpes (usually HSV-2).

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