Mini Review
Volume 5 Issue 6 - 2021
A Note on Human Herpes Simplex Viruses Developing Venereal Diseases and Cancer in Human
Mohammad Salim1*, Mohammad Shahid Masroor2, Vivek Kumar Yadav3 and Shagufta Parween4
1Sanjay Gandhi Smriti Govt. Autonomous P.G. College, Sidhi, A.P.S. University, Rewa, Madhya Pradesh, India
2People’s College of Dental Sciences and Research Center, People’s University, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
3Department of Biotechnology, Kamla Memorial College, Sidhi, A.P.S. University, Rewa, Madhya Pradesh, India
4Department of Human Anatomy, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
*Corresponding Author: Mohammad Salim, Professor, Sanjay Gandhi Smriti Govt. Autonomous P.G. College, Sidhi, A.P.S. University, Rewa, Madhya Pradesh, India.
Received: May 18, 2021; Published: May 25, 2021


The most commonly known to us as herpes viruses, the herpes simplex viruses (HSVs) are of two types i.e. HSV-1 and HSV-2. Herpes simplex viruses are usually transmitted via sharing objects, intimate skin to skin contact, kissing and sexual contact including oral and anal sex. While HSV-1 produces fever blister or cold sores around the mouth, HSV2 develops genital herpes in and around the genitals and rectum. As these viruses, sometimes, have also been reported to cause cancer in human, the present mini review deals with the study of etiology, transmission, diseases and cancer developing abilities of these viruses in human.

Keywords: Human Herpes Simplex Viruses; Diseases and Cancer


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