HIV I: Molecular Biology and Pathogenesis: Clinical Applications
- Kuan-Teh Jeang, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, U.S.A.
- J. August, John Hopkins University; Department of Pharmacology, Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.
- Ferid Murad, University of Texas Medical School, Houston, U.S.A.
Although it is one of the most-widely studied viruses, many mysteries still remain about HIV. Covering the latest advances and challenges associated with clinical application of new antiviral drugs and vaccines, this revised edition is a companion to Murad:HIV-1: Molecular Biology and Pathogenesis, 2E. Leading investigators in HIV research present a timely picture of the molecular mechanisms which guide HIV-1 expression and replication and provide the most current clinical strategies for combating this virus.View full description
Graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and senior researchers in virology and pharmacology, as well as clinicians and clinical fellows in infectious diseases
- Published: December 2007
- Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
- ISBN: 978-0-12-373601-7
Table of ContentsHIV Therapeutics: Past, Present, and FutureHIV Drug Resistance and Viral Fitness Inhibitors of HIV-1 Reverse Transcriptase HIV-I Protease: Maturation, Enzyme Specificity, and Drug ResistanceHIV-I Integrase Inhibitors: Past, Present, and Future Selection of HIV Replication Inhibitors: Chemistry and BiologyMaturation or assembly inhibitor compounds against HIV-1HIV-I Gene Therapy: Promise for the Future Assessment of HIV Vaccine Development: Past, Present, and Future CTL immunity approaches for HIV-1 vaccineshumoral immunity approaches for HIV-1 vaccines.HIV-I-Associated Central Nervous System DysfunctionMolecular Mechanisms of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type I Mother-Infact TransmissionMolecular Epidemiology of HIV-I: An Example of Asia Simian Immunodeficiency Virus Infection of Monkeys as a Model System for the Study of AIDS Pathogenesis, Treatment and PreventionAnimal Models for AIDS Pathogenesis SCID-hu mouse models for studying HIV-AIDS and for drug testing.