Advances in Virus Research

Advances in Virus Research

1st Edition - September 25, 2018

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  • Editors: Marilyn Roossinck, Peter Palukaitis
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780128151945
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128155332

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Advances in Virus Research, Volume 102, the latest release in this esteemed series, contains new, informative updates on the topic. First published in 1953, this series covers a diverse range of in-depth reviews, providing a valuable overview of the current field of virology. Updates to this release includes sections on the Development of model systems for plant rhabdovirus research, Dichorhaviruses and their mite vectors, Molecular modelling for better understanding Cucumovirus pathology, Modification of host-insect reactions by viruses, Gene Gangs of the Chloroviruses: Conserved Co-linear Monocistronic Gene Sets, Virus disease control by transgenic approach and attenuated virus, Virus effectors, Tobamovirus evolution, and more.

Key Features

  • Contains contributions from leading authorities in the field of virology
  • Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field


Professional virologists, from professors to graduate students

Table of Contents

  • 1. In Memoriam: The Career, Achievements, and Legacy of Milton Zaitlin
    Peter Palukaitis and Marilyn J. Roossinck
    2. Development of Model Systems for Plant Rhabdovirus Research
    Andrew O. Jackson, Ralf G. Dietzgen, Michael M. Goodin and Zhenghe Li
    3. Molecular Modeling for Better Understanding of Cucumovirus Pathology
    Katalin Salánki, Ákos Gellért, Katalin Nemes, Zoltán Divéki and Ervin Balázs
    4. Tobamoviruses as Models for the Study of Virus Evolution
    Aurora Fraile and Fernando García-Arenal
    5. Dichorhaviruses in their Host Plants and Mite Vectors
    Ralf G. Dietzgen, Juliana Freitas-Astúa, Camila Chabi-Jesus, Pedro L. Ramos-Gonzalez, Michael M. Goodin, Hideki Kondo, Aline D. Tassi and Elliot W. Kitajima
    6. TMV Particles: The Journey from Fundamental Studies to Bionanotechnology Applications
    George P. Lomonossoff and Christina Wege
    7. Viral Manipulation of Plant Stress Responses and Host Interactions with Insects
    John P. Carr, Ruairí Donnelly, Trisna Tungadi, Alex M. Murphy, Sanjie Jiang, Ana Bravo-Cazar, Ju-Yeon Yoon, Nik J. Cunniffe, Beverley J. Glover and Christopher A. Gilligan
    8. Integration of Omics Approaches toward Understanding Whitefly Transmission of Viruses.
    William M. Wintermantel

Product details

  • No. of pages: 234
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2018
  • Published: September 25, 2018
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780128151945
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128155332

About the Serial Volume Editors

Marilyn Roossinck

Prof. Marilyn J. Roossinck works at the Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania, USA.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania, USA

Peter Palukaitis

Peter Palukaitis is an internationally acclaimed researcher in the field of plant pathology. His key research area is the molecular mechanisms of plant-virus interactions, with particular reference to pathogenic and resistance responses.

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Horticultural Sciences, Seoul Women’s University, Seoul, South Korea

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