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 2008 is 4.886, placing it 4th in the highly competitive category of virology.

Key Features

* Contributions from leading authorities
* Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field


Virologists, microbiologists and infectious diseases specialists.

Table of Contents

1. Recent developments in understanding dengue virus replication

Silvio Urcuqui-Inchima, Claudia Patiño, Silvia Torres, Anne-Lise Haenni, and Francisco Javier Díaz

2. Evolution of Human Papillomavirus Carcinogenicity

Koenraad Van Doorslaer and Robert D. Burk

3. Influenza Vaccines: The Good, the Bad, and the Eggs

Stacey Schultz-Cherry and Jeremy C. Jones

4. Innate host barriers to viral trafficking and population diversity: Lessons learned from poliovirus

Julie K. Pfeiffer

5. Involvement of the plant nucleolus in virus and viroid infections: parallels with animal pathosystems

M.E. Taliansky, J.W.S. Brown, M.L. Rajamäki, J.P.T. Valkonen and N.O. Kalinina


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