Advances in Virus Research - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128152010, 9780128155356

Advances in Virus Research, Volume 100

1st Edition

Serial Editors: Margaret Kielian Thomas Mettenleiter Marilyn Roossinck
eBook ISBN: 9780128155356
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128152010
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 29th March 2018
Page Count: 402
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Table of Contents

1. The Species Problem in Virology

  Marc H. Van Regenmortel

2. The Role of Immune Responses in HIV Mother-to-Child Transmission

  Julie Overbaugh and Caitlin Milligan

3. African swine fever virus biology and vaccine approaches

  Juergen A. Richt

4. Morbillivirus Pathogenesis and Virus-Host Interactions

  Veronika von Messling

5. Viruses of Plant-Interacting Fungi

  Nobuhiro Suzuki

6. Protein localization and interaction studies in plants: toward defining complete proteomes by visualization

  Michael Goodin

7. So what have plant viruses ever done for virology and molecular biology?

  George P. Lomonossoff

8. Respiratory coronaviruses and their reservoirs

  Christian Drosten

9. Filoviruses: Ecology, Molecular Biology and Evolution

  Heinz Feldmann

10. An Orchestra of Reovirus Receptors: Still Searching for the Conductor

  Terence Dermody, Pavithra Aravamudhan and Danica Sutherland

11. Antiviral immune response and the route of infection in Drosophila melanogaster

  Maria-Carla Saleh

12. Changing role of wild birds in the epidemiology of avian influenza A viruses

  Thijs Kuiken

13. Intracellular Antiviral Immunity

  Leo C. James

14. How does vaccinia virus interfere with interferon?

  Geoffrey Smith


Advances in Virus Research, Volume 100 presents the latest release in this ongoing series that provides the broadest topical coverage. New sections to this release include the species problem in virology, a short intro/history of AVR, the role of immune responses in HIV and mother-to-child transmission, autophagy/polio/dengue, ASFV biology and vaccine approaches, morbillivirus pathogenesis, viruses of plant-interacting fungi, parvovirus evolution, protein localization and interaction studies in plants, respiratory coronaviruses and their reservoirs, H5N8, an orchestra of reovirus receptors, antiviral immune response and the route of infection in Drosophila melanogaster, and more.

Key Features

  • Presents a valuable resource for information on all topics of virus research, from bacteriophages to human viruses
  • Provides a longstanding record for authoritative coverage by first-class experts
  • Includes work from a dedicated team of editors who assure that articles are timely and informative


Professional virologists, from professors to graduate students


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About the Serial Editors

Margaret Kielian Serial 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 Serial 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 Serial 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