Advances in Virus Research

Edited by

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

This latest volume in the Advances in Virus Research series presents articles on topics such as the role of lipid rafts in virus assembly and budding; novel vaccine strategies; treatment of arenavirus infections; the evaluation of drug resistance in HIV infection; perspectives on polydnavirus origin and evolution; bateriophage 29 DNA packaging; the potential of plant viral vectors and transgenic plants for subunit vaccine production; and the interaction of orthopoxviruses with interferon-treated cultured cells. This timely and informative compilation of articles will be of interest to researchers in the fields of virology, immunology, microbiology, and plant science.
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Audience

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

 

Book information

  • Published: August 2002
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-039858-4

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 SERIES, —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