Skip to main content

Table 1 Human viruses associated with cancer development.

From: View and review on viral oncology research

Virus family Virus Human tumors Vaccine
Papillomaviridae HPV16/18 Cervical, Anogenital and Oesophageus tumors
Polyomaviridae JCV Brain and Colon tumors  
  SV40 Mesothelioma and Colon tumors  
  MCPyV Merkel cell carcinoma  
Hepadnaviridae HBV Hepatocellular carcinoma
Flaviviridae HCV Hepatocellular carcinoma  
Herpesviridae EBV Nasopharingeal carcinoma, Burkitt's lymphoma, Hodgkin's lymphoma, B-cell lymphoproliferative diseases  
  HHV-8 Kaposis's sarcoma, Primary effusion lymphoma  
Retroviridae HTLV-1 Adult T-cell leukemia  
\