Short description
Epstein-Barr-Virus (EBV) can cause infectious mononucleosis and is responsible for different cancers.
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Detailed description

EBV belongs to the family of herpes viruses. Most people are, often unnoticed, infected with this virus. By disturbing division of infected cells, EBV contributes to the development of cancer. So far, there is no vaccination against EBV.