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Epstein Barr Virus Volume 1

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Attention for Chapter 15: EBV and Autoimmunity.
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Chapter title
EBV and Autoimmunity.
Chapter number 15
Book title
Epstein Barr Virus Volume 1
Published in
Current topics in microbiology and immunology, January 2015
DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-22822-8_15
Pubmed ID
Book ISBNs
978-3-31-922821-1, 978-3-31-922822-8
Authors

Ascherio, Alberto, Munger, Kassandra L, Alberto Ascherio, Kassandra L. Munger, Munger, Kassandra L.

Abstract

Although a role of EBV in autoimmunity is biologically plausible and evidence of altered immune responses to EBV is abundant in several autoimmune diseases, inference on causality requires the determination that disease risk is higher in individuals infected with EBV than in those uninfected and that in the latter it increases following EBV infection. This determination has so far been possible only for multiple sclerosis (MS) and, to some extent, for systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), whereas evidence is either lacking or not supportive for other autoimmune conditions. In this chapter, we present the main epidemiological findings that justify the conclusion that EBV is a component cause of MS and SLE and possible mechanisms underlying these effects.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 47 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 8 17%
Student > Ph. D. Student 7 15%
Student > Doctoral Student 7 15%
Researcher 6 13%
Professor 3 6%
Other 9 19%
Unknown 7 15%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 16 34%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 6 13%
Immunology and Microbiology 5 11%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 3 6%
Neuroscience 3 6%
Other 4 9%
Unknown 10 21%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 4. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 06 March 2020.
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#4,642,159
of 15,772,349 outputs
Outputs from Current topics in microbiology and immunology
#119
of 584 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#73,402
of 252,521 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Current topics in microbiology and immunology
#4
of 21 outputs
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