Herpesviruses steal one cell’s protein, use it to infect another. Without protein theft, the virus can’t get to the nucleus of nerve cells.

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I’m not sure what to make of this because I understand so little on the subject. Do y’all think we could one day have a future where nobody has to worry about herpes?


I was given multi doses (3 in the span of a year) of Small Pox vaccine for my HS2 when I was 16. Am 60 now and never had another outbreak. The small pox culture was “retired” not long after with the declaration of no more small pox to cure. Always wondered why they couldn’t just adapt that vaccine for Herpes.