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Title Neuroviral infections. RNA viruses and retroviruses / edited by Sunit K. Singh and Daniel Růžek
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press/Taylor & Francis, 2013


Description 1 online resource (xix, 483 pages) : color illustrations, portraits
Contents Alphavirus neurovirulence -- Neurological chikungunya : lessons from recent epidemics, animal models, and other alphavirus family members -- Arenaviruses and neurovirology -- Bunyaviruses -- Human coronaviruses : respiratory pathogens revisited as infectious neuroinvasive, neurotropic, and neurovirulent agents -- Non-polio enteroviruses, polioviruses, and human CNS infections -- Neurovirulence of West Nile Virus -- Murray Valley encephalitis virus -- Japanese encephalitis virus and human CNS infection -- Tick Borne Encephalitis Virus (TBEV) infection -- Saint Louis encephalitis -- Powassan virus infection -- Neurological Dengue -- Influenza virus and CNS infections -- Human paramyxoviruses and infections of the central nervous system -- Rabies virus neurovirulence -- Rubella virus infections -- Human T-lymphotropic virus -- Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) neuropathogenesis
Summary Neurovirology is an interdisciplinary field representing a melding of virology, clinical neuroscience, molecular pathogenesis, diagnostic virology, molecular biology, and immunology. Neuroviral Infections: RNA Viruses and Retroviruses presents an up-to-date overview of the general principles of infections and major neuroviral infections caused by RNA viruses and retroviruses. It is designed for virologists, specialists in infectious diseases, teachers of virology, and postgraduate students of medicine, virology, neurosciences, and immunology
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from pdf information screen (Ebsco, viewed February 22, 2013)
Subject Central nervous system -- Diseases.
RNA viruses.
Retrovirus infections.
Central Nervous System Viral Diseases
RNA Virus Infections
RNA Viruses -- pathogenicity
Retroviridae -- pathogenicity
Retroviridae Infections
Central Nervous System Diseases
RNA Viruses
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Contagious.
MEDICAL -- Infectious Diseases.
Retrovirus infections.
Central nervous system -- Diseases.
RNA viruses.
Form Electronic book
Author Singh, Sunit K.
Ruzek, Daniel.
ISBN 9781466567238
Other Titles RNA viruses and retroviruses