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Title Structural biology of viruses / edited by Wah Chiu, Roger M. Burnett & Robert L. Garcea
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1997


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Description xiv, 484 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents Introduction / Robert L. Garcea, Roger M. Burnett and Wah Chiu -- 1. Principles of Virion Structure, Function, and Assembly / Sherwood Casjens -- 2. Principles of Virus Structure Determination / Timothy S. Baker and John E. Johnson -- 3. Attachment and Entry of Influenza Virus into Host Cells: Pivotal Roles of the Hemagglutinin / Judith M. White, Lucas R. Hoffman and Jairo H. Arevalo [et al.] -- 4. Rhinovirus Attachment and Cell Entry / Michael G. Rossmann, Jeffrey M. Greve and Prasanna R. Kolatkar [et al.] -- 5. Antibody-Mediated Neutralization of Picornaviruses / Thomas J. Smith and Anne G. Mosser -- 6. The Role of Conformational Transitions in Poliovirus Pathogenesis / Marie Chow, Ravi Basavappa and James M. Hogle -- 7. Structural Biology of Polyomaviruses / Robert L. Garcea and Robert C. Liddington -- 8. The Structure of Adenovirus / Roger M. Burnett -- 9. Molecular Basis of Rotavirus Replication: Structure-Function Correlations / B. V. Venkataram Prasad and Mary K. Estes
10. Packaging and Release of the Viral Genome / John E. Johnson and Roland R. Rueckert -- 11. The Procapsid-to-Capsid Transition in Double-Stranded DNA Bacteriophages / Jonathan King and Wah Chiu -- 12. Herpesvirus Capsid Assembly and Envelopment / Alasdair C. Steven and Patricia G. Spear -- 13. Structure and Assembly of Filamentous Bacteriophages / Lee Makowski and Marjorie Russel -- 14. Molecular Requirements for Retrovirus Assembly / Robert A. Weldon, Jr. and Eric Hunter -- 15. Structure-Guided Therapeutic Strategies / Gillian M. Air and Ming Luo -- 16. The Use of Structural Information in the Design of Picornavirus Capsid Binding Agents / Guy D. Diana, Mark A. McKinlay and Adi Treasurywala -- 17. Rational Design of HIV Protease Inhibitors / C. Nicholas Hodge, T. P. Straatsma and J. Andrew McCammon [et al.]
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Biochemistry.
Molecular virology.
Viruses -- Morphology.
Author Burnett, Roger M.
Chiu, Wah.
Garcea, Robert L.
LC no. 95026844
ISBN 0195086279 (acid-free paper)
0195118502 (paperback: acid-free paper)