A common herpes virus is found behind debilitating, incurable autoimmune disease multiple sclerosis

Researchers in USA and Europe have released the largest study that investigated the cause of multiple sclerosis (MS). Their findings, taken over 20 years from over 10 million military recruits, show strong evidence that the commonly found herpes virus, the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), causes MS. ThePrint’s Sandhya Ramesh explains.

Brought to you by @Kia India
Supplementary reading: Longitudinal analysis reveals high prevalence of Epstein-Barr virus associated with multiple sclerosis https://www.science.org/doi/10.1126/science.abj8222
Join our channel to get access to perks. Click 'JOIN' or follow the link below:
Connect with ThePrint
» Subscribe to ThePrint: https://theprint.in/subscribe/
» Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: https://bit.ly/3nCMpht
» Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/theprintindia
» Tweet us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/theprintindia
» Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/theprintindia
» Find us on LinkedIn : https://www.linkedin.com/company/theprint
» Subscribe to ThePrint on Telegram: https://t.me/ThePrintIndia
» Find us on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2NMVlnB
» Find us on Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3pEOta8
Be the first to comment