Shivanjali Shankaran

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Viruses – polyomaviruses (John Cunningham and BK)

What are the key principles of preventing viruses – polyomaviruses (John Cunningham and BK)? The main polyomaviruses causing disease in humans are the BK, MK (Merkel cell virus), SV40 (simian vacuolating virus), and JC (John Cunningham) viruses. The precise route of transmission is not known, but the fecal-oral route, respiratory secretions, sexual transmission, and transmission…

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