Cancer is a Viral Disease - Cancer
1 Cancer is a Viral Disease Infection starts when virus is attached to a cell receptor which triggers two events; Cell death and repair. Cancer manifestations repair cell damage triggered by virus . viruses are etiological agents in 12% of human cancers. Most of these cancers can be attributed to infections by human papillomavirus (HPV), hepatitis B virus (HBV), hepatitis C virus (HCV), Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), and Kaposi’s sarcoma– associated herpesvirus (KSHV). Uterine cervix caner starts as a dysplastic field driven by HPV. Dysplastic field is an ongoing response to virus infection. Virus attachment to receptor triggers two