Fields Virology: Emerging Viruses

Publication Year: 2020

Edition: 7th Ed.

Authors/Editor: Howley, Peter M.; Knipe, David M.; Whelan, Sean

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-97-511254-7

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Now in four convenient volumes, Field’s Virology remains the most authoritative reference in this fast-changing field, providing definitive coverage of virology, including virus biology as well as replication and medical aspects of specific virus families.

This volume of Field’s Virology: Emerging Viruses, Seventh Edition covers recent changes in emerging viruses, providing new or extensively revised chapters that reflect these advances in this dynamic field. It serves as the authoritative, up-to-date reference book for virologists, infectious disease specialists, microbiologists, and physicians, as well as medical students pursuing a career in infectious diseases.

Key Features:

  • Covers both basic science and medical features of each virus, emphasizing viruses of medical importance and interest, while also including other viruses in specific cases where more is known about their mechanisms of replication or pathogenesis.
  • Covers virus evolution, as well as Coronoviridae, Picornaviridae, Enteroviruses, Caliciviridae, Hepatitis C Virus, Filoviridae, Henipaviruses, Orthomyxoviruses, Bunyavirales, Arenaviridae, and much more.
  • Features over 500 full-color illustrations.
  • Provides quick, flexible access to current information.
  • Discusses virus structure, virus entry, replication, and assembly, virus-host cell interactions, host immune responses and vaccines, antiviral therapeutics, virus evolution and immunization.

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Howley, Peter M.; Knipe, David M.; Whelan, Sean
ISBN: 978-1-97-511254-7
Specialty:
Immunology
Infectious Diseases
Internal Medicine
Microbiology
Virology
Language: English
Edition: 7th Ed.
Pages: 840
Year: 2020

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