Our expert says:
See : http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/diseases/ebv.htm
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/tutorials/epsteinbarrvirusmono/id299103.pdf (reviewed in 2007)
Regarding it being "extinct" - tell her that it is then strange that the labs are still testing for it as you can see on:
I think you should just ignore her - she is obviously misinformed or ignorant.
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