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The essential reference of clinical virology Virology is one of the most dynamic CDC Yellow Book Health Information for International Travel (Cdc Health. Principles and Practice of Clinical Virology is the bible for all working in the field of As before, the book provides a detailed account of the diagnosis and. Principles and Practice of Clinical Virology is the bible for all working in the field of clinical virology – from the trainee to the expert because.

Despite it being a rapidly changing field, the chapter on the important area of viral infections after transplantation provided an up-todate summary.

Other areas covered included skin infections and viral myocarditis. The latter could have been expanded to cover pericarditis and atherosclerotic diseases. The remaining chapters deal with more general topics relevant to medical virology, including antivirals, diagnostics, immune responses, and gene therapy. Two chapters are devoted to antiviral agents.

The first deals with antiretroviral agents; it is a comprehensive review not only of the drugs in current use but also of those that are nearing approval.

The classes of drugs are organized according to the stage of the replication cycle they inhibit, starting with the entry inhibitors fusion and CCR5 inhibitors. The development of each class is described, and the pharmacology of all the currently used agents is described. RK Poopal India I wish to associate with this journal and confer my services.

Comments from editors as well as reviewers are fair and Professional.

The process of manuscript submission process is user friendly. I strongly recommend the journal for getting major indexing databases. I definitely recommend some of my colleagues for manuscript submission for publication in this journal.

Time line of manuscript submission and publication is acceptable. The journal should choose high quality of research articles for quick journal growth.

I can easily find the information on the journal website. Claudio Cerchione Italy I like to continue the association with this journal and confer my services.

The comments from editors and reviewers are fair. The journal should get impact factor and indexing in major databases. Manuscript submission in this journal is nice and easy.

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I will recommend this journal for getting major reputed indexing services. The submission and publication timeline process are going in the exact way. I can find the required information in the journal website easily.

Shoude Chang Canada "The comments from editors and reviewers are fair and professional. The manuscript submission process in this journal is user friendly. I will definetely recomend this journal for getting major indexing platforms. The illustrations are appropriate, but are exclusively reproduced in black and white; the use of color could have enhanced many of the figures.

Other textbook publishers provide images in black and white, but will supplement this with the essential color images in a cluster insert, or alternatively as web-based files. It is much less expensive to publish in black and white, and it is even less expensive to publish books on websites for subscribers.

The authors are all authorities in their areas, although I might have selected different contributors.

This book is not intended to be cutting-edge, and for instance, the chapter on diagnostics utilizes approaches that are tried and true and available in most community hospitals in developed countries , not the powerful new research tools that can identify unknown agents that have recently been developed by many individuals, including Ian Lipkin. I do not have the prior edition to compare the content, and for the sake of brevity I will focus on three chapters in this critique of the 6th edition.

Brian W. Among the most confounding problems of viral pathogenesis are the causes of aseptic pneumonias, or more serious unidentified severe central nervous system infections. In addition, new infections such as severe acute respiratory syndrome SARS and Hendravirus have recently appeared in humans without warning.

Viruses thought to be eliminated by aggressive vaccination programs e. Related viruses such as monkeypox or camelpox can jump species and be inadvertently transferred by wild animals or unquarantined pets.

These events occur because 1 the viruses themselves evolve and are able to infect new hosts, 2 people may invade endemic areas where humans have not lived in large numbers, 3 we now have better diagnostic techniques and can detect and identify pathogens that were previously missed, or 4 people are now exposed to insect or animal vectors and thus to the viruses they transmit. This chapter briefly surveys all of these mechanisms for the emergence of infections.

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It ends with an anecdote, that in some prostate cancers in individuals with an underlying immune deficiency, there may be a gammaretroviral infection.Permissions Icon Permissions. Split View Views.

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