Pediatric Virology and its collaboration between fundamental science and clinical practice
Virology & Mycology

Virology & Mycology
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ISSN: 2161-0517

Editorial - (2021) Volume 0, Issue 0

Pediatric Virology and its collaboration between fundamental science and clinical practice

John Martin*
*Correspondence: John Martin, Department of Clinical Virology, School of Medicine, University of Crete, Heraklion 71003, Greece, Email:

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Viral neonatal and pediatric contaminations are portrayed by an extraordinary heterogeneity of clinical appearances and are considered as significant reasons for neonatal and pediatric bleakness and mortality. Right around 50 years prior, Pediatric Virology was not viewed as a segregated order and was remembered for the Pediatric Infectious Diseases segment of the logical field of Pediatrics. Nonetheless, during the previous twenty years, new advances in the field of Clinical Virology and Molecular Medicine have extended the degree of information on the anticipation, determination and treatment of viral contaminations happening in outset and adolescence. These turns of events and changes feature the interest for undergrad and postgraduate clinical instruction in Pediatric Virology, which joins Pediatrics with Virology, Epidemiology, Molecular Medicine, Evidence-based Medicine, Clinical Governance, Quality Improvement, and Pharmacology and Immunology.


Various diseases happen during the early time of life. A few of these diseases are viral, e.g., herpes-bunch infections, polyomaviruses and Torque teno infections, and these outcome in long-term steadiness and inertness inside human explicit cell types. The destiny of the inactive genomes appears to differ significantly. They may stay torpid for the entire lifetime with no unmistakable result. During delayed dormancy, their genomes may get inadequate and can at last be debased. Specifically, herpes-bunch infections may become reinitiated, driving locally to viral creation and cell lysis. The communication of the dormant genomes with mutagenic substance is a lot of lower than the danger of not having any technique that would require a blood bonding.


Brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in a neonate with history of third trimester cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection. Axial T2- Weighted image through the lateral ventricles – black arrows indicate the presence of intraventricular cysts. Coronal T2- Weighted image reveals signal abnormality in the temporal lobes bilaterally (white arrows).


• Body throbs

Skin rash on trunk of body

• Swollen lymph organs


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Author Info

John Martin*
Department of Clinical Virology, School of Medicine, University of Crete, Heraklion 71003, Greece

Citation: Citation: Martin J(2021). Pediatric Virology and its collaboration between fundamental science and clinical practice. Virol Mycol. S1:e001

Received Date: Feb 08, 2021 / Accepted Date: Feb 22, 2021 / Published Date: Mar 01, 2021

Copyright: © 2021 Martin J. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

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