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For more on herpes and the brain (and lots of other stories): Kean, S. (2014). The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons. New York, NY: Little, Brown and Company.

Info on the Shingles Vaccine: http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/vpd-vac/shingles/

No place to hide for herpes virus (New Scientist): http://bit.ly/1Ray7iq

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