Advances in Virus Research

Edited by

  • Karl Maramorosch, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
  • Frederick Murphy, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, USA
  • Aaron Shatkin, Center for Advanced Biotechnology and Medicine, Piscataway, NJ, USA

Audience

Virologists, microbiologists, immunologists, molecular biologists, biomedical researchers, pathologists, and plant researchers.

 

Book information

  • Published: June 1999
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-039852-2

Reviews

"This serial... is well known to virologists. It is a valuable aid in maintaining an overview of various facets of the rapidly expanding fields of virology... Timely, informative, and useful to the student, teacher, and research scientist."
Praise for the Serial, --AMERICAN SCIENTIST


"A mandatory purchase for all types of comprehensive libraries, both public and university, as well as for those interested in or doing research in the field of virology."
--MILITARY MEDICINE



Table of Contents

T. Smith, Picornaviruses: Epitopes, Canyons, and Pockets.H. Will, Fischer, Pult, and Sterneck, Naturally Occurring Variants of Hepatitiis B Virus.P. Moore, R. Sarid, and S. Olsen, Kaposi's Sarcoma-Associated Herpesvirus (KSHV/HHV8): Epidemiology, Virology, and Molecular Biology.B. Cullen, Role of Chemokine Receptors.A. Skalka, Special Section on Retroviral Integration: Introduction.M. Malim and R.A.M. Fouchier, Nuclear Import of Human Immunodefidiency Virus Type-1 Pre-integration Complexes.F. Bushman, Host Proteins in Retroviral cDNA Integration.R. Craigie and D. Esposito, HIV Integrase Structure and Function.A. Wlodawer, Crystal Structures of the Catalytic Core Domains of Retroviral Integrases and the Role of Divalent Cations in Enzymatic Activity.E. Asante-Appiah and A.M.Skalka, HIV-1 Integrase: Structural Organization, Conformational Changes, and Catalysis.M. Katzman and R. Katz, Substrate Recognition by Retroviral Integrases.P. Hindmash and J. Leis, Reconstruction of Concerted DNA Integration with Purified Components.A. Engelman, In Vivo Analysis of Retroviral Integrase Structure and Function.Y. Pommier and N. Neamati, Inhibitors of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Integrase.