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Herpes B Information

Herpes B occurs naturally in all species of Asian macaques. For more information, please read our Herpes B Fact Sheet (PDF format), and study the following online resources:

  • B Virus Resource Laboratory
  • Prevention of B Virus Infection: A Safety Program for Macaque Monkey Handlers
  • Washington University in St. Louis Policies Related to Herpes B
  • Kansas State University Herpes B Virus Fact Sheet
  • Tulane University Guidelines Related to Herpes B
  • Disease of Laboratory Primates, by Trenton Schoeb
  • Herpes B Virus Information Page
  • Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Zoonose, Herpes Virus B (in French)
  • CDC Guidelines and MMWRs Relating to Herpes B