RoC Review of Kaposi Sarcoma-Associated Herpesvirus (KSHV)
Primary Uses or Exposures
- An enveloped double-stranded DNA gamma-2 herpesvirus.
- Thought to be spreads primarily via saliva, or blood from orogential sex, sharing needles, blood transfusions, or organ transplants.
- In endemic areas, KSHV is spread from mother to child and by close contact among family members.
|Oct 27, 2014||RoC Concept|
|Aug 01, 2016||RoC Monograph – Final (Abstract)
Preferred Citation: National Toxicology Program (NTP). 2016. Report on Carcinogens monograph on Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus. Research Triangle Park, NC: National Toxicology Program. RoC Monograph 10. https://doi.org/10.22427/ROC-MGRAPH-10
Meetings & Events
|Apr 16, 2014||NTP Board of Scientific Counselors Meeting||Board of Scientific Counselors||
|Dec 17, 2015||Peer Review of the Draft RoC Monograph on Selected Viruses||Expert Panels - RoC||
|Jun 15, 2016||NTP Board of Scientific Counselors Meeting||Board of Scientific Counselors||
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