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Constant Diplomat

Herpes and Saliva

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Constant Diplomat

Greetings Herpsters,

I have been wondering for some time, what anti herpetic properties human Saliva may have. It's well established that some enzymes in Saliva inhibit HIV-1, and I was wondering if anyone has come across any research to suggest that Saliva can inhibit HSV1 or HSV2.

A very brief google brought this https://www.ukessays.com/essays/biology/the-anti-viral-properties-of-saliva-biology-essay.php

Food for thought.

Anyone read anything more detailed?

 

Cheers,

 

CD

 

 

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