Herpes is a genus of viruses in the Herpesviridae family, the herpesviruses. This family includes the Herpes simplex virus, the cause of oral herpes (cold sores or fever blisters on the mouth or facial area) as well as genital herpes, the Epstein-Barr virus, the cause of mono, the Roseolovirus, the cause of roseola and the Varicella zoster virus, the cause of chicken pox and shingles.
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The Big Picture Book of Viruses - Herpesviruses
Microscope photos of various Herpes causing viruses.
Herpes - The Evasive Intruder
Information regarding transmission, treatment, medication, symptoms, and current research.
Herpes Information Center
The herpes case counter calculates the estimated number of new herpes cases this year. Also learn answers to common questions and available treatment options.
Classification, description and significance, genome structure, cell structure, metabolism and ecology.
New Zealand Herpes Foundation
Includes contact information and objectives.
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