Description

This book presents twenty-four tightly focused reviews on the biology, molecular biology, pathology, and epidemiology of the human retroviruses, particularly HIV and HTLV (Types I and II), as well as animal model systems (simian retroviruses, STLV and SIV, and mouse models). Editor Robert C. Gallo is recognized as a co-discoverer of the AIDS virus.

Readership

Researchers working with HIV and AIDS in virology, immunology, epidemiology, biochemistry, and oncology.

Table of Contents

(Section Headings): Molecular Biology. Biology. Epidemiology. Animal Models. Therapy. Index.

Details

No. of pages:
366
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1991
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780080918327
Print ISBN:
9780122740558

About the editors

Robert Gallo

Affiliations and Expertise

National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, U.S.A.

Gilbert Jay

Affiliations and Expertise

Jerome H. Holland Laboratory, American Red Cross, Rockville, Maryland, U.S.A.