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Informs scientists and health care professionals about all the medically relevant aspects of this rapidly evolving field.
- Covers novel viruses, pathogenesis, epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.
- Addresses infections and syndromes related to particular organ systems, as well as the fundamentals of modern medical virology.
- Includes crucial information on immune responses and vaccinology, diagnostics, antivirals, and the nascent field of gene therapy.
- Provides agent-specific chapters that detail the virology, epidemiology, pathogenesis, clinical manifestations, and prevention and treatment of important viral pathogens.
Number of Pages: 1489
Sub-Genre: Microbiology, Infectious Diseases
Publisher: Amer Society for Microbiology
Street Date: December 15, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-16-6064