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 2006 is 3.48 placing it 7th 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.

Table of Contents

1. Rhesus Cytomegalovirus: A Nonhuman Primate Model for the Study of Human Cytomegalovirus Yujuan Yue and Peter A. Barry 2. Drosophila viruses and the study of antiviral host-defense Tünde Huszar and Jean-Luc Imler 3. Third-generation flavivirus vaccines based on single-cycle, encapsidation-defective viruses Douglas G. Widman, Ilya Frolov, and Peter W. Mason 4. Swine Influenza Viruses: A North American Perspective Amy.L. Vincent, Wenjun Ma, Kelly M. Lager, Bruce H. Janke, Jürgen A. Richt 5. The History and Evolution of Human Dengue Emergence Nikos Vasilakis and Scott C. Weaver

Details

No. of pages:
292
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Electronic ISBN:
9780080921709
Print ISBN:
9780123743220

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