Advances in Virus Research - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780123850348, 9780123850355

Advances in Virus Research, Volume 77

1st Edition

Serial Editors: Karl Maramorosch Aaron Shatkin Frederick Murphy
Hardcover ISBN: 9780123850348
eBook ISBN: 9780123850355
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 26th October 2010
Page Count: 168
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Table of Contents

1. Recent developments in understanding dengue virus replication

Silvio Urcuqui-Inchima, Claudia Patiño, Silvia Torres, Anne-Lise Haenni, and Francisco Javier Díaz

2. Evolution of Human Papillomavirus Carcinogenicity

Koenraad Van Doorslaer and Robert D. Burk

3. Influenza Vaccines: The Good, the Bad, and the Eggs

Stacey Schultz-Cherry and Jeremy C. Jones

4. Innate host barriers to viral trafficking and population diversity: Lessons learned from poliovirus

Julie K. Pfeiffer

5. Involvement of the plant nucleolus in virus and viroid infections: parallels with animal pathosystems

M.E. Taliansky, J.W.S. Brown, M.L. Rajamäki, J.P.T. Valkonen and N.O. Kalinina


Description

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.

The impact factor for 2008 is 4.886, placing it 4th in the highly competitive category of virology.

Key Features

Contributions from leading authorities
Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field

Readership

Virologists, microbiologists and infectious diseases specialists.


Details

No. of pages:
168
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780123850355
Hardcover ISBN:
9780123850348

Reviews

"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

"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."--AMERICAN SCIENTIST


About the Serial Editors

Karl Maramorosch Serial Editor

Professor Karl Maramorosch works at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA.

Affiliations and Expertise

Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA

Aaron Shatkin Serial Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Center for Advanced Biotechnology and Medicine, Piscataway, NJ, USA

Frederick Murphy Serial Editor

Frederick A. Murphy, DVM, PhD, is professor, Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB), Galveston. He holds a BS and DVM from Cornell University and a PhD from the University of California, Davis (UC Davis). Formerly he was dean and distinguished professor, School of Veterinary Medicine, and distinguished professor, School of Medicine, UC Davis. Before that he served as director of the National Center for Infectious Diseases, and director of the Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta. He is a member of the Institute of Medicine of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences and is a member of the German National Academy of Sciences and the Belgian Royal Academy of Medicine. He holds an honorary Doctor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Turku, Finland; an honorary Doctor of Science from the University of Guelph, Canada; an honorary Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the University of London, United Kingdom; an honorary Doctor of Science from University College Dublin, Ireland; the Presidential Rank Award of the U.S. Government; the PennVet World Leadership Award from the University of Pennsylvania, and the Distinguished Microbiologist Award from the American College of Veterinary Microbiologists. At UTMB, he is a member of the Institute for Human Infections and Immunity, Center for Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Diseases, Galveston National Laboratory, and McLaughlin Endowment for Infection and Immunity. His professional interests include the pathology and epidemiology of highly pathogenic viruses/viral diseases: rabies and the rabies-like viruses, arboviruses, hemorrhagic fever viruses, and other neurotropic viruses. He has been a leader in advancing the concepts of “new and emerging infectious diseases” and “new and emerging zoonoses” and “the threat posed by bioterrorism.” Most recently, he has been working on Internet resources on the history of virology: “The Foundations of Virology” at http://www.utmb.edu/virusimages/.

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA