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Fenner's Veterinary Virology

By: N James MacLachlan (Editor), Edward J Dubovi (Editor)

507 pages, colour & b/w photos, colour & b/w illustrations, colour maps, colour tables

Academic Press

Hardback | Nov 2010 | Edition: 4 | #189529 | ISBN-13: 9780123751584
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NHBS Price: £75.99 $96/€89 approx

About this book

The first part of this volume presents the fundamental principles of virology related to animal infection and disease whilst part two addresses the clinical features, pathogenesis, diagnosis, epidemiology and prevention of individual diseases.

This new edition has been fully revised and updated.

Praise for the Second Edition:

"The information is clearly presented, current, and easy to read... The book contains information not available in other texts of this type and would be a valuable addition to any personal or institutional library."
- Australian Veterinary Journal

"This book is very well-written and reflects the enthusiasm of the distinguished authors for the subject matter. The text is directed primarily at veterinary students and is entirely appropriate for this readership. This reviewer has regularly recommended the previous edition to veterinary undergraduates at the Ontario Veterinary College, and will continue to recommend the Second Edition."
- Canadian Veterinary Journal

"Veterinary Virology is a well-worked text, coming as close as any available to the task of reconciling the enormous advances in basic virology with the needs of those interested in the associated animal diseases."
- W. Plowright, The Veterinary Record


Contents

PART I: THE PRINCIPLES OF VETERINARY AND ZOONOTIC VIROLOGY

Chapter 1 The Nature of Viruses
Chapter 2 Virus Replication
Chapter 3 The Pathogenesis of Virus Infections
Chapter 4 Antiviral Immunity and Prophylaxis
Chapter 5 The Diagnosis of Virus Infections
Chapter 6 The Epidemiology of Virus Infections

PART II : VETERINARY AND ZOONOTIC VIRUSES

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


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