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Mechanisms of virus disease

[proceedings] (ICN-UCLA symposia on molecular & cellular biology)

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Published by W. A. Benjamin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Microbiology,
  • Medical / Nursing

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWilliam S. Robinson (Other Contributor), University Of California (Other Contributor), C. Fred Fox (Other Contributor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages544
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7934603M
    ISBN 100805383409
    ISBN 109780805383409

    Fenner's Veterinary Virology, Fifth Edition, is a comprehensive reference of global importance that features coverage on viral agents, viral diseases of animals, and newly emerging viral zoonotic diseases. It is an excellent first port of call for researchers and students alike, presenting the fundamental principles of virology, virus structure, genome replication, and viral diseases, while. Hundreds of full-color photographs and figures provide unparalleled visual guidance.; Consistent chapter organization and colorful page layouts make for quick searches.; Clinically-focused guidance from "Practice Points" demonstrates how to diagnose and treat complicated problems encountered in practice.; The "Syndromes by Body System", "HIV and AIDS", and "International Medicine" sections are.

      The replication cycle of Lassa virus is similar to the Old World arenaviruses. It was reported that virus internalization is limited upon cholesterol depletion. Dystroglycan, which is later cleaved into alpha-dystroglycan and beta-dystroglycan is Cited by: 1. A positive correlation between virus evolutionary rate and disease progression has been shown for human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) infection. Much less is known about HIV-2, the second.

    Other viruses (e.g. measles virus) can also infect lymphocytes and affect their replication and differentiation. Virus-induced immunosuppression is major concern in vaccine development. Some of the mechanisms by which viruses can evade host defenses are illustrated in Table 8 (Adapted from: Roitt, Immunology 5 th Ed., Fig ). Lassa fever, also known as Lassa hemorrhagic fever (LHF), is a type of viral hemorrhagic fever caused by the Lassa virus. Many of those infected by the virus do not develop symptoms. When symptoms occur they typically include fever, weakness, headaches, vomiting, and muscle pains. Less commonly there may be bleeding from the mouth or gastrointestinal : Lassa virus.


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