Fenner's Veterinary Virology

Fenner's Veterinary Virology

4th Edition - November 26, 2010

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  • Editors: N. James Maclachlan, Edward J Dubovi
  • eBook ISBN: 9780123751591

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Fenner's Veterinary, Virology, Fourth Edition, is the long awaited new edition of Veterinary Virology, 3e, which was published in 1999. Fully revised and updated by the new author team, part I presents the fundamental principles of virology related to animal infection and disease, and part II addresses the clinical features, pathogenesis, diagnosis, epidemiology and prevention of individual diseases. New to this Edition New author team - one main author to ensure that the book reads like an authored book but with the benefit of using experts to contribute to specific topics Text has been refocused - part I has been condensed and where appropriate incorporated into part II to make it more user friendly The number of figures have been increased and are now in full color

Key Features

  • Fully revised and updated to include the latest information in the field of veterinary virology
  • Beautifully illustrated color figures throughout
  • Organized and current information provided by an expert team of authors

Readership

Veterinary undergraduate and graduate students, postgraduates studying animal viruses, virologists, microbiologists, and veterinarians interested in infectious diseases

Table of Contents

  • PART I: THE PRINCIPLES OF VETERINARY AND ZOONOTIC VIROLOGY
    1. The Nature of Viruses
    2. Virus Replication
    3. The Pathogenesis of Virus Infections
    4. Antiviral Immunity and Prophylaxis
    5. The Diagnosis of Virus Infections
    6. The Epidemiology of Virus Infections

    PART II : VETERINARY AND ZOONOTIC VIRUSES
    7. Poxviridae
    8. Asfarviridae and Iridoviridae
    9. Herpesvirales
    10. Adenoviridae
    11. Papillomaviridae and Polyomaviridae
    12. Parvoviridae
    13. Circoviridae
    14. Retroviridae
    15. Reoviridae
    16. Birnaviridae
    17. Paramyxoviridae
    18. Rhabdoviridae
    19. Filoviridae
    20. Bornaviridae
    21. Orthomyxoviridae
    22. Bunyaviridae
    23. Arenaviridae
    24. Coronaviridae
    25. Arteriviridae
    26. Picornaviridae
    27. Caliciviridae
    28. Astroviridae
    29. Togaviridae
    30. Flaviviridae
    31. Other Viruses: Hepesviruses, Hepadnaviridae, Deltavirus, Anelloviruses and Unclassified Viruses
    32. Prions: Agents of Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies

Product details

  • No. of pages: 534
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2010
  • Published: November 26, 2010
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780123751591

About the Editors

N. James Maclachlan

Department of Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology, UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine, Davis, CA, USA

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology, UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine, Davis, CA, USA

Edward J Dubovi

Director-Virology Laboratory, Animal Health Diagnostic Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA

Affiliations and Expertise

Director-Virology Laboratory, Animal Health Diagnostic Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA

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