Advances in Virus Research - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780120398447, 9780080583341

Advances in Virus Research, Volume 44

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: Karl Maramorosch Frederick Murphy Aaron Shatkin
eBook ISBN: 9780080583341
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 8th September 1994
Page Count: 473
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Table of Contents

H.M. Rothnie, Y. Chapdelaine, and T. Hohn, Pararetroviruses and Retroviruses: A Comparative Review of Viral Structure and Gene Expression Strategies.

T.K. Frey, Molecular Biology of Rubella Virus.

P.A. Offit,Rotaviruses: Immunologic Determinants of Protection against Infection and Disease.

R. Geleziunas, S. Bour, and M.A. Wainberg, Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 Associated CD4 Downmodulation.

J.L. Whitton, Antisense Treatment of Viral Infection.

L.P. Turek, The Structure, Function, and Regulation of Papillomaviral Genes in Infection and Cervical Cancer.

C.T. Agius and M.J. Studdert, Equine Herpesviruses 2 and 5: Comparisons with Other Members of the Subfamily Gammaherpesvirinae.

M. Russo, J. Burgyan, and G.P. Martelli, The Molecular Biology of Tombusviridae.

J. Renaudin and J.M. Bove, SpV1 and SpV4, Spiroplasma Viruses with Circular Single-Stranded DNA Genomes, and Their Contribution to the Molecular Biology of Spiroplasmas. Index.


Virologists, microbiologists, immunologists, molecular biologists, pathologists and plant researchers.


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About the Serial Volume Editors

Karl Maramorosch Serial Volume Editor

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

Affiliations and Expertise

Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA

Frederick Murphy Serial Volume 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

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA

Aaron Shatkin Serial Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

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