Advances in Virus Research - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128151945

Advances in Virus Research, Volume 102

1st Edition

Editors: Margaret Kielian Thomas Mettenleiter Marilyn Roossinck
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128151945
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st October 2018
Page Count: 258
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Table of Contents

This volume will include chapters on the following topics:
Introduction and Zaitlin lab history
Development of model systems for plant rhabdovirus research
Dichorhaviruses and their mite vectors
Molecular modelling for better understanding Cucumovirus pathology
Modification of host-insect reactions by viruses
Gene Gangs of the Chloroviruses: Conserved Co-linear Monocistronic Gene Sets
Virus disease control by transgenic approach and attenuated virus
Virus effectors
Tobamovirus evolution
How virus infection of plants influences vector gene expression


Description

Advances in Virus Research, Volume 102, the latest release in this esteemed series, contains new, informative updates on the topic. First published in 1953, this series covers a diverse range of in-depth reviews, providing a valuable overview of the current field of virology. Updates to this release includes sections on the

Development of model systems for plant rhabdovirus research, Dichorhaviruses and their mite vectors, Molecular modelling for better understanding Cucumovirus pathology, Modification of host-insect reactions by viruses, Gene Gangs of the Chloroviruses: Conserved Co-linear Monocistronic Gene Sets, Virus disease control by transgenic approach and attenuated virus, Virus effectors, Tobamovirus evolution, and more.

Key Features

  • Contains contributions from leading authorities in the field of virology
  • Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field

Readership

Professional virologists, from professors to graduate students


Details

No. of pages:
258
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2018
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Hardcover ISBN:
9780128151945

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About the Editors

Margaret Kielian Editor

Professor Margaret Kielian works at the Department of Cell Biology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, USA.

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Cell Biology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY, USA

Thomas Mettenleiter Editor

Born: March 18, 1957 in Goeppingen, Germany

Nationality: German

1963-1967: Elementary School

1967-1976: High School (Gymnasium)

1976: Diploma (Abitur)

1976-1977: Compulsory Military Service

1977-1982: Study of biology at Tuebingen University, Germany

1982-1985: Ph.D. work at Federal Research Centre for Virus Diseases of Animals,

Tuebingen, Germany

1985: Ph.D. in Genetics

1986-1987: Postdoctoral Fellow at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

Department of Microbiology

1988-today: Federal Research Centre for Virus Diseases of Animals

1990: Habilitation (prerequisite for professorship)

since 1994: Director of the Institute of Molecular Biology at the Federal Research Centre for Virus Diseases of Animals, Insel Riems, Germany

since 1996: President of the Federal Research Centre for Virus Diseases of Animals (renamed in 2004 'Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut')

since 1997: Professor of Virology at University of Greifswald

Scientific Work:

More than 300 peer-reviewed publications in international journals (listed in PubMed) on different aspects of infectious animal diseases.

Affiliations and Expertise

Institute of Molecular Biology, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Greifswald, Germany

Marilyn Roossinck Editor

Prof. Marilyn J. Roossinck works at the Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania, U.S.A

Affiliations and Expertise

Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania, USA