Shingles is a viral infection caused by the Varicella-Zoster Virus, the same virus that causes chickenpox. Discover the latest research on shingles here.

January 23, 2021
Open Access

Influence of 4'-Substitution on the Activity of Gemcitabine and Its ProTide Against VZV and SARS-CoV-2.

ACS Medicinal Chemistry Letters
Zihua ZhengGraciela Andrei
December 18, 2020
Case Report
Open Access

Refractory Status Epilepticus Responsive to Electroacupuncture at Shuigou Acupoint: A Case Report

Frontiers in Neurology
Fang YuanLixin Wang
January 6, 2021
Open Access

Cerebral spinal fluid biomarker profiles in CNS infection associated with HSV and VZV mimic patterns in Alzheimer's disease.

Translational Neurodegeneration
Makiko ShinomotoTakahiko Tokuda
January 8, 2021
Open Access

The N-terminus of varicella-zoster virus glycoprotein B has a functional role in fusion.

PLoS Pathogens
Stefan L OliverAnn M Arvin
January 9, 2021
Open Access

Detection of Human Papillomavirus Genotypes, Herpes Simplex, Varicella Zoster and Cytomegalovirus in Breast Cancer Patients

Morvarid Golrokh MofradEbrahim Faghihloo
December 29, 2020

Malaysian outcome of acute necrotising encephalopathy of childhood

Brain & Development
Choong Yi FongChin Seng Gan
January 13, 2021

Integrating Alternative Social Value Judgments Into Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Vaccines: An Application to Varicella-Zoster Virus Vaccination

Value in Health : the Journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research
Jeroen Luyten, Albert Jan van Hoek
December 21, 2020

Purpura fulminans: How varicella zoster can result in acquired protein S deficiency

International Journal of Laboratory Hematology
Frederick VerbekeKatrien M J Devreese
January 13, 2021
Open Access

Risk of opportunistic infections in patients with rheumatoid arthritis initiating abatacept: cumulative clinical trial data.

Arthritis Research & Therapy
Teresa A SimonKevin L Winthrop
January 14, 2021

In silico analysis of antiviral phytochemicals efficacy against Epstein-Barr virus glycoprotein H

Journal of Biomolecular Structure & Dynamics
Shweta JakhmolaHem Chandra Jha
January 9, 2021
Case Report
Open Access

Autoimmune rhomboencephalitis: A pediatric case report

Türk Pediatri Arşivi
Achille MarinoAlberto Maria Cappellari
December 29, 2020
Case Report

Successful treatment with famciclovir for varicella zoster virus infection resistant to acyclovir

Journal of Infection and Chemotherapy : Official Journal of the Japan Society of Chemotherapy
Tomomi OkaAkifumi Takaori-Kondo

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