Rubella Viruses

Edited by

  • Jangu Banatvala, Guys Kings and St Thomas' School of Medicine and Dentistry, U.K.
  • Catherine Peckham, Institute of Child Health, London, U.K.

This latest volume provides a comprehensive review of the latest developments and research studies on the pathogenesis and molecular biology of human congenital infections. It reviews current diagnostic techniques and epidemiological data while describing the progress in research and understanding of continuing prevention of congenital infections and prognosis.
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Gynecologists, obstetricians, pediatricians, virologists and specialists in laboratory medicine and diagnostic immunology


Book information

  • Published: December 2006
  • Imprint: ELSEVIER
  • ISBN: 978-0-444-50634-4

Table of Contents

PrefaceIntroductionMolecular Virology of Ruebella VirusClinical Features: Post-natally Acquired RubellaLaboratory Diagnosis of Rubella and Congenital RubellaRubella Vaccine Rubella epidemiology: surveillance to monitor and evaluate congenital rubella prevention strategiesFuture Requirements