Harnessing Cell-Mediated Immunity to Cytomegalovirus for Personalized Antiviral Therapy
Biomedical Sciences Research Centre
Dr MM Nevels, Dr SJ Powis
24 February 2019
Human cytomegalovirus (CMV) establishes lifelong latent infections in most of us. Although CMV does not usually cause severe disease in healthy people, the virus is a leading cause of birth defects and a major pathogen in individuals with weakened immune systems including transplant patients.