Advances in Virus Research

Series Editor:

  • Karl Maramorosch, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
  • Aaron Shatkin, Center for Advanced Biotechnology and Medicine, Piscataway, NJ, USA

Published since 1953, Advances in Virus Research covers a diverse range of in-depth reviews providing a valuable overview of the current field of virology.In 2004, the Institute for Scientific Information released figures showing that the series has an Impact Factor of 2.576, with a half-life of 7.1 years, placing it 11th in the highly competitive category of Virology.
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Virologists, medical technologists, and medical researchers


Book information

  • Published: July 2006
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-039869-0

Table of Contents

Spread of plant virus disease to new plantings: a case study of rice tungro diseaseIn a nutshell: Structure and assembly of the vaccinia virionHuman papillomaviruses and cervical cancerPlant Signal Transduction and Defense Against Viral PathogensThe Molecular Biology of CoronavirusesChlorella VirusesMessenger RNA Turnover and Its Regulation in Herpesviral Infection