Plant Virus Epidemiology

Edited by

  • John Thresh, Natural Resource Institute, Chatham Maritime, U.K.

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, medical researchers and plant scientists


Book information

  • Published: October 2006
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-039866-9

Table of Contents

Wild Plants and Viruses: Under-Investigated EcosystemsGenetic Diversity of Plant Virus Populations: Towards Hypothesis Testing in Molecular EpidemiologyPlant Virus Epidemiology: The Concept of Host Genetic VulnerabilityThe History and Current Distribution of Begomoviruses in Latin AmericaEvolutionary Epidemiology of Plant Virus DiseaseControl of Plant Virus DiseasesThe Control of Tropical Plant Virus DiseasesBegomovirus Evolution and Disease ManagementTransgenic Papaya: Development, Release, Impact and ChallengesCassava Mosaic Virus Disease in East and Central Africa: Epidemiology and Management of a Regional PandemicHost-plant Viral Infection Effects on Arthropod-vector Population Growth, Development and Behaviour: Management and Epidemiological ImplicationsThe Migration of Insect Vectors of Plant and Animal Viruses