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Oct 7, 2015 09:00 AM ET // Anna Salleh, ABC Science Online
Around a third of wild Australian marsupials have active infections.
Jun 2, 2015 12:05 PM ET
Doctors recently modified the herpes simplex virus to fight skin cancer. Could the ability to kill cells by using viruses be the key to curing cancer for good?
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?