• family
  • We aim for Herpesviridae to be our community's premier journal, bringing together the interdisciplinary niches of research on this important virus family Our goal is to focus the efforts of many specialities into one journal by providing an Open Access platform to gather and advance our scientific efforts. (biomedcentral.com)
  • They also propose that the currently unassigned family Herpesviridae be reassigned to the new herpes order. (wikidoc.org)
  • species
  • At least five species of Herpesviridae - HSV-1 and HSV-2 (both of which can cause orolabial herpes and genital herpes), varicella zoster virus (the cause of chickenpox and shingles), Epstein-Barr virus (implicated in several diseases, including mononucleosis and some cancers), and cytomegalovirus - are extremely widespread among humans. (wikipedia.org)