Investigation of HSV-1, HSV-2, CMV, HHV-6 and HHV-8 DNA by real-time PCR in surgical resection materials of epilepsy patients with mesial temporal lobe sclerosis

Karatas H. , Gurer G., Pinar A., Soylemezoglu F., Tezel G. G. , Hascelik G., ...More

Journal of the Neurological Sciences, vol.264, pp.151-156, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 264
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jns.2007.08.010
  • Title of Journal : Journal of the Neurological Sciences
  • Page Numbers: pp.151-156


Objective: The objective of this study is to investigate the presence of viral DNAs of HSV-1, HSV-2, HHV-6, HHV-8, and CMV in hippocampus of the patients with mesial temporal lobe epilepsy (MTLE) syndrome.