Volume 5, Number 1—February 1999
Using Monoclonal Antibodies to Prevent Mucosal Transmission of Epidemic Infectious Diseases
|Herpes simplex 1 and 2||no||no||X|
|HIV-1 and 2||no||no||X|
|Human papilloma virus (HPV)||no||yesb|
aDrug-resistant strains reported.
bSurgical removal of HPV-infected tissue is performed.HPV-related cervical cancer identified early has a high cure rate; however, in the United States, for every three new cases, there is approximately one death (117).