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Herpes Pictures - Electron Micrograph of Herpes Virus

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Updated November 04, 2010

Herpes Pictures - Electron Micrograph of Herpes Virus
Herpes simplex viruses are enveloped, linear, double-stranded DNA viruses. There are two types:
  • Type 1 - HSV-1
  • Type 2 - HSV-2
Learn more about how the herpes simplex virus works.

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