Fig. 49.2. HHV-6 integration into host cell chromosomes.

Fig. 49.2

HHV-6 integration into host cell chromosomes. (a) Consistently high viral loads detected in the peripheral blood of an individual at multiple time points by quantitative PCR (adapted from (Clark et al., 1996). (b) FISH analysis using a fluorescently labeled HHV-6 specific probe showing integration of HHV-6 sequences on the short arm of chromosome 11 in V1-LCL (arrowed). (Adapted from Clark et al., 2006.)

From: Chapter 49, HHV-6A, 6B, and 7: persistence in the population, epidemiology and transmission

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