This book examines the rapidly expanding interest in plant-derived proteins as antiviral agents for biomedical purposes.
|Publisher:||Taylor & Francis|
|Product dimensions:||6.50(w) x 1.50(h) x 9.50(d)|
About the Author
Dr. Meyer Chessin was Professor of Botany at the University of Montana, Missoula.
Table of Contents
1. Endogenous Virus Inhibitors from Plants- Their Physical and Biological Properties 2. Agricultural Role of Endogenous Antiviral Substances of Plant Origin 3. Ribosome-Inactivating Proteins from Plants 4. Antiviral Proteins from Phytolacca 5. Endogenous Antiviral Proteins and Self-Recognition 6. Induced Plant Antiviral Proteins 7. Association of the Inhibitor of Virus Replication with Virus Localization and Resistance 8. Mechanisms of Antiviral Protein Activity in Higher Plants 9. Putative Role of Pathogenesis-Related Proteins in the Antiviral Response of Plants 10. The Phytochemical Approach to Antiviral Chemotherapy