Description

Praise for the Series: "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 student, teacher, and research scientist." --American Scientist "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

Key Features

@introbul:Key Features @bul:* Among the topics covered are: * Virus-induced immunopathology * Filoviruses * Molecular characterization of pestiviruses * Transactivation of cellular genes by hepatitus B virus proteins * Principles of molecular organization, expression, and evolution of closteroviruses * Primate T lymphotropic oncoretroviruses * Replication of positive-stranded RNA viruses of plants and animals

Readership

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

Table of Contents

H. Feldmann and H.-D. Klenk, Filoviruses: Marburg and Ebola. G. Meyers and H.-J. Thiel, Molecular Characterization of Pestiviruses. A.A. Agranovsky, Principles of Molecular Organization, Expression, and Evolution of Closteroviruses: Over the Barriers. K.W. Buck, Comparison of the Replication of Positive-Stranded RNA Viruses of Plants and Animals. W.H. Caselmann, Transactivation of Cellular Genes By Hepatitis B Virus Proteins: A Possible Mechanism of Hepatocarcinogenesis. J. Corsini, B. Afanasiev, I.H. Maxwell, and J.O. Carlson, Autonomous Parvovirus and Densovirus Gene Vectors. B.T. Rouse, Virus-Induced Immunopathology. A. Gessain and G. De The, Geographic and Molecular Epidemiology of Primate T Lymphotropic Oncoretroviruses: HTLV-I, HTLV-II, STLV-I, STLV-PP, and PTLV-L. Chapter References. Subject Index.

Details

No. of pages:
435
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1996
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780120398478
Electronic ISBN:
9780080583372

Reviews

@qu:"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." @source:--MILITARY MEDICINE