Cite this page: Pernick N. EBER1 and EBER2. PathologyOutlines.com website. https://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/stainseber1.html. Accessed October 18th, 2021.
Epstein Barr Virus
- Strongly associated with sinonasal (NK) lymphomas
- Associated with monoclonal B cell lymphoproliferative disorder (high grade) and immunosuppression (methotrexate) for autoimmune disease
- Expresses LMP1, which prevents apoptosis via bcl2 interaction
- Expresses EBER1, which transactivates host genes
EBER1 & EBER2