A herpes virus that infects humans originated in chimpanzees before it jumped into early human ancestors, according to a new study.
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.
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