Semen harbors wide range of viruses

NewsThe Ebola virus was found in the semen of survivors in 2015, and the publication raised new alarm of whether another outbreak could flare up as a result of sexually-transmitted cases. But it turns out the same survival tactic that the virus uses is also used by more than two dozen others.Staff Author: Seth AugensteinTopics: Disease Research

Semen harbors wide range of viruses

(HealthDay)—Human semen provides a potential hiding place and breeding ground for a host of dangerous viruses, a new evidence review reports.

Wed 13 Sep 17 from Medical Xpress

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Semen Harbors Wide Range of Viruses

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