TIL of Clive Wearing, an acclaimed musician who has serious amnesia after contracting herpes; he can't form memories longer than 30 seconds and always thinks he's just awoken from a coma. Despite this, he can recognise his wife and can still conduct an orchestra.
My herpes-ridden, kidney-diseased, anemic, farty, sneezy, lovey, cuddly tuxedo Cupcake died in my arms on Tuesday. She leaves behind her lover, Biscuit, and her frenemy, Muffin, and a cupcake-sized hole in our hearts
A virulent strain of herpes virus will be released into Murray-Darling river system in bid to eradicate European carp, in what Science Minister Christopher Pyne has dubbed a "carp-aggedon". Australian Government estimates the $15m project will kill 95% of carp in river system over next 30 years.
Herpes virus has an internal pressure eight times higher than a car tire, and uses it to literally blast its DNA into human cells, a new study has found. “It is a key mechanism for viral infection across organisms and presents us with a new drug target for antiviral therapies”
Child abusing rabbis who perform traditional Jewish circumcisions that involve sucking the baby boy’s penis are responsible for an outbreak of herpes in New York City, police sources confirm.
Science AMA Series: IAMA Virologist who studies the Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1 (HSV-1), particularly the mechanisms which allow it to persist throughout the entire life of its host, but I'm interested in all aspects of herpesviruses! AMA!
Two kids with a mutation in the gene encoding MOGS (a protein which processes glycans during protein glycosolation) are found to be immune to many viruses including influenza, herpes, dengue fever, hepatitis C, and HIV.
GFs ex-friend made a website with her picture and full name claiming she maliciously spreads herpes/STDs to him and other plus tons of other (admitted by him) false claims because in his own text "she wouldnt fuck him". In Ottawa,Ontario btw
Dear Senator McCain, although I mostly respect you and your career, I would just like to wish you and your presidential campaign a giant Fuck You for legitimizing Sarah Palin in the eyes of middle America. You have left us with political herpes. Sincerely, The rest of America.
For the first time, EU regulators have recommended approval for a viral immunotherapy drug. The drug uses a modified Herpes simplex virus (cold sores) that only infects melanoma cancer cells, causing them to rupture and die.
The saga continues: HIFW the enormous butthole who knew he might have herpes, and and risked exposing it to me anyway tells me his results came back negative for it, but that he can't get me the test results til later today or maybe even until tomorrow.