The Role of Animals in Emerging Viral Diseases

The Role of Animals in Emerging Viral Diseases

by Nicholas Johnson

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ISBN-13: 9780124055155
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Publication date: 09/16/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 364
File size: 15 MB
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About the Author

Nick Johnson has worked in biological research for over 20 years working on projects as diverse as HIV pathogenic mechanisms to transmission of bat borne diseases. The main focus of his research over the past fourteen years has been the investigation of the epidemiology and disease mechanisms of zoonotic viruses including rabies virus, West Nile virus and tick-borne encephalitis virus. He has published extensively through original research in peer-review journals, commissioned reviews and book chapters.

Table of Contents

Foreward
Introduction
Chapter 1: Foot&Mouth Disease
Chapter 2: Canine Parvovirus
Chapter 3: Rabies
Chapter 4: Lassa virus
Chapter 5: Hendra virus
Chapter 6: West Nile virus
Chapter 7: Rift Valley fever virus
Chapter 8: SIV/HIV
Chapter 9: Hantavirus
Chapter 10: Nipah virus
Chapter 11: Synthesis

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