Virology

ABOUT

Virology is the study of viruses and their properties.
Essentially, the viruses are "nucleic acid surrounded by a protein packet," extracellular environment inert, only being able to reproduce itself inside the host cell, so they are often classified as "obligatory intracellular parasites. The definition of what will be a virus also debate what is or is not life.

RESEARCHERS

EXAMS

  • Cytomegalovirus
  • Herpes simplex virus
  • Varicella Zoster Virus
  • ANTIGENEMIA
  • PCR for Herpes simplex virus, Cytomegalovirus, HPV, HTLV-i HTLV-II
  • For CMV antigenemia
  • PCR ASSAY for Adenoviruses
  • PCR for Herpes simplex virus I and II
  • PCR for POLIOMAVÍRUS
  • Direct research of respiratory viruses Isolated (RSV or Influenza a or b) adenovirus for influenza.

CONTACT

(11) 3061-7012
viro.imt@usp.br