Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV)
Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is a member of the herpes virus family. It is one of the most common human viruses, and most people get infected with EBV at some point in their lifetime. EBV typically spreads via bodily fluids, primarily saliva. It can cause infections such as infectious mononucleosis, or glandular fever.