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Jun 16, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Agata Blaszczak Boxe, LiveScience
A herpes virus that infects humans originated in chimpanzees before it jumped into early human ancestors, according to a new study.
Oct 28, 2013 12:10 PM ET
Follow in herpes' path, and you'll be walking on the the very route early humans took as they made their way around the globe. Trace shows us how this much-hated virus can reveal so much about our past.
Jan 18, 2011 03:47 PM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Researchers may finally have discovered the cause of a debilitating virus in green turtles.
Mar 30, 2012 06:08 AM ET // Tim Wall
Corals have been having unprotected sex for 500 million years and herpes viruses are now right there with them, but at what cost?