The role of viral regulatory protein ICP0 in herpes simplex type 1 keratitis

David Shahnazaryan
Herpes simplex keratitis (HSK) is the commonest cause of infectious blindness in the developed world. It is caused by herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV‐1) and is characterised by recurrent episodes of infection and immune‐mediated corneal inflammation that lead to significant loss of vision. Following transmission of HSV‐1 the virus is initially suspended in the tear film, where it encounters a multi‐pronged defence comprising enzymes, complement, immunoglobulins and crucially, a range of anti‐viral and pro‐inflammatory...
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