An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to Circa 2020 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

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DIEHL, Volker S.

2 entries
  • 12662

Herpes-type virus and chromosome marker in normal leukocytes after growth with irradiated Burkitt cells.

Science, 157, 1064-1065, 1967.

The Henles and colleagues showed for the first time that a cancer virus (Epstein-Barr virus) can transform healthy cells (lymphocytes) into cancer cells. This showed that viruses can cause cancer cell formation. (Order of authorship in the original publication: W. Henle, Diehl, Kohn, zur Hausen, G. Henle.)



Subjects: ONCOLOGY & CANCER, VIROLOGY › VIRUSES (by Family) › Herpesviridae › Epstein-Barr Virus
  • 5487.1

Relation of Burkitt’s tumor-associated herpes-type virus to infectious mononucleosis.

Proc. nat. Acad. Sci. (Wash.), 59, 94-101, 1968.

The Henles and Diehl showed that Epstein-Barr virus is the aetiological agent in infectious mononucleosis. 



Subjects: INFECTIOUS DISEASE › Infectious Mononucleosis, VIROLOGY › VIRUSES (by Family) › Herpesviridae › Epstein-Barr Virus, WOMEN, Publications by › Years 1900 - 1999