Advances in Virus Research

Series Editor:

  • 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

The Advances in Virus Research series covers a diverse range of in-depth reviews providing a valuable overview of the current field of virology.This eclectic volume contains six reviews covering topics relating to plant viruses, evolution of viruses with hosts and cell recognition by viruses.
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Virologists, microbiologists, immunologists, molecular biologists, pathologists and plant researchers


Book information

  • Published: December 2003
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-039862-1


PRAISE FOR THE SERIES "This 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." -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

Varicella Virus - Mononuclear Cell InteractionEvolution of Cell Recognition by Viruses: A Source of Biological Novelty with Medical ImplicationsInfectious Pancreatic Necrosis Virus: Biology, Pathogenesis and Diagnostic MethodsStructures of Picrona-like plant viruses: Implications and ApplicationsCucumovirusesCo-Evolution of Viruses with Hosts and Vectors and Possible Paleontology