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
  • Frederick Murphy, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, 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. The impact factor for 2006 is 3.48 placing it 7th in the highly competitive category of virology.
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Virologists, microbiologists and infectious diseases specialists.


Book information

  • Published: July 2008
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-374321-3


"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 "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

Table of Contents

The Pathogenesis of Poliomyelitis: What We Don’t Know: Cutting the Gordian Knot: Development and Biological Relevance of Hepatitis C Virus Cell Culture Systems; Poxvirus Host Range Genes; Lyssaviruses: Current Trends; Maintenance and Segregation of Viral Genomes in Persistent HPV Infection; Drosophila Viruses and Antiviral Host Defenses