Virus Culture: A Practical Approach / Edition 1

Virus Culture: A Practical Approach / Edition 1

by Alan J. Cann, A. J. Cann
     
 

Virus Culture: A Practical Approach provides a broad treatment of the principles and practice of virus culture and will be of interest to al l those, whether in academic, industrial, or clinical research, involv ed in virus culture. The first chapter is an overview of cell culture techniques essential for virologists. Other techniques then covered ar e

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Virus Culture: A Practical Approach provides a broad treatment of the principles and practice of virus culture and will be of interest to al l those, whether in academic, industrial, or clinical research, involv ed in virus culture. The first chapter is an overview of cell culture techniques essential for virologists. Other techniques then covered ar e isolating, identifying, concentrating, and purifying viruses. Electr on Microscopy as applied to virology is also explained. Chapter 6 is a bout creating virus vaccines and chapters 7 and 8 cover antiserum prod uction, monoclonal antibodies and antiviral drug testing. The final ch apter describes the methods used to study plant viruses.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199637140
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
05/28/2000
Series:
Practical Approach Series, #208
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 6.20(h) x 0.70(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
1. Cell Culture
2. Virus Isolation
3. Concentration and Purification of Viruses, P.D. Minor
4. Assays for Virus Infection, J. J. Gray
5. Electron Microscopy of Viruses, H. R. Gelderblom & S. Biel
6. Virus Vaccines, R. Jennings & C. W. Potter
7. Antiserum Production & Monoclonal Antibodies, J. McKeating, C. Shotton & M. Valeri
8. Antiviral Drug Testing, J.S. Oxford, L.S. Kelly, S. Davies & R. Lambkin
9. Plant Virus Culture, E.P. Rybicki & S. Lennox
Index

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