The Human Retroviruses

Edited by

  • Robert Gallo, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, U.S.A.
  • Gilbert Jay, Jerome H. Holland Laboratory, American Red Cross, Rockville, Maryland, U.S.A.

This book presents twenty-four tightly focused reviews on the biology, molecular biology, pathology, and epidemiology of the human retroviruses, particularly HIV and HTLV (Types I and II), as well as animal model systems (simian retroviruses, STLV and SIV, and mouse models).Editor Robert C. Gallo is recognized as a co-discoverer of the AIDS virus.
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Researchers working with HIV and AIDS in virology, immunology, epidemiology, biochemistry, and oncology.


Book information

  • Published: June 1991
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-274055-8

Table of Contents

(Section Headings): Molecular Biology. Biology. Epidemiology. Animal Models. Therapy. Index.